Archive for the ‘politics’ Category

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YouTube – HuckChuckFacts. Actually pretty cool, I suppose.


A tale of two decisions or, how the FBI gets you to confess PsychSound by Steve Bergstein Read the article, and if you have time, the linked legal decision. But here’s a basic synopsis. Egyptian guy stays in a Manhattan hotel on 9/10/01. The hotel was evacuated on 9/11 for obvious reasons. A flight transponder […]


U.S. Rep. Pete Stark “Comes Out” as an Atheist – News “Coming out” as the first openly nontheist member of the United States Congress, Representative Fortney “Pete” Stark (D-CA) quipped, “I’m pleased that I’m in Cambridge and not in Salem!” On September 20, 2007, Congressman Stark spoke publicly for the first time about his atheism […]


Paul Krugman – Op-Ed Columnist – New York Times Blog


No! Please no!

02Sep07

Daily Kos: “We Are Going To Hit Iran. Bigtime” I have a friend who is an LSO on a carrier attack group that is planning and staging a strike group deployment into the Gulf of Hormuz. (LSO: Landing Signal Officer- she directs carrier aircraft while landing) She told me we are going to attack Iran. […]


Reagan on Bush

20Aug07

Via reddit, this funny fake quote from a New Republic article: Reagan Diaries: George W: “Find the Kid a Job”… Direct quote from the just published REAGAN DIARIES. The entry is dated May 17, 1986. ‘A moment I’ve been dreading. George brought his ne’re-do-well son around this morning and asked me to find the kid […]