December, 2011

Politics and Prejudice+

Cultist! “She’s adorable,” a “gay-friendly Iowan”…

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall+

I demand equal time! There’s a pointed quote in George Packer’s mostly…

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Kill the host, kill the …. (?)+

Really? Things are looking up for nemo.  For weeks now, he has been submerged in a Stygian…

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Citizens Disunited+

An irony of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision extending free speech…

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Reasons Not to Tax the Rich Rapidly Evaporating+

Rent me! Rent me! Zounds, will no one rent me? Recently NPR went in search of small business…

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the Physics of making coffee+

  What physics editors dream of.... I love coffee. If you don’t, go away.  …

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Corporations Develop, Destroy Internet+

(Not the Real Mickey) Let’s say I make a bunch of pirated copies of a DVD movie,…

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Good Book, Bad Boys+

I forgot what I just said, but I swear to God I really believe it! Mixed moral messages…

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Nemo Says “Humbug”+

Writing at another venue, the Daily Pundit, nemo is sore wroth at the author of this quote:…

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Warning! Don’t Use Your Head For A Pool Cue!+

  Yes. He just left soccer practice. You think that football is dangerous?  We…

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The Insider Scoop: Bank Bailout Surprise+

Take a break from bad news and indulge in some holiday cheer? Maybe in real life. But here…

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