Monthly Archives: May 2007

The airwaves are hotting up in Venezuela

RCTV is off the public airwaves (ding, dong!), but don’t cry for it…there is nothing on it worth saving, if Stephen Lendman’s latest excellent report on Venezuelanalysis is any indication: Along with the other four major corporate-owned dominant television channels … Continue reading

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I love this ‘toon

And on a related note, here’s an audio file for you audiophiles: Jerry Goes to His Lord. Enjoy!

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: The hottest boy of summer

Who else would it be but Chavecito?Here he is, throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at the ALBA Games. I bet he’s got a smoking fastball.

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Keith Olbermann hits it out of the park

This is what it sounds like when the system breaks down utterly and altogether. One voice cries in the wilderness while those who are in a position to do something…do nothing. No, worse than nothing: they do the exact WRONG … Continue reading

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Quotable: Evo Morales on capitalism

“The transnational corporations always provoke conflicts to accumulate capital, and the accumulation of capital in a few hands is no solution for humanity. And so I have arrived at the conclusion that capitalism is the worst enemy of humanity.”–Evo Morales, … Continue reading

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Yoohoo, press freedom squawkers…

…I’ve got another Latin American president for you to call a tyrant! Honduran President Manuel Zelaya has ordered all the country’s TV and radio stations to carry government propaganda for two hours a day. He says that the short-term measure … Continue reading

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Who’s the real dictator?

Contrary to what know-nothings like this right-winger may contend, it’s NOT Hugo Chavez of Venezuela. It’s George Bush of the US, and Global Research has the proof that he is literally fixin’ to be one, if he isn’t already: The … Continue reading

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Sky falling all over Wingnuttia!

Film at 11. President Bush’s grandfather was a director of a bank seized by the federal government because of its ties to a German industrialist who helped bankroll Adolf Hitler’s rise to power, government documents show. Prescott Bush was one … Continue reading

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Oh, crapola…

…I just sprayed beer all over my monitor.Through my NOSE.Fuck, where was THIS on Festive Left Friday? I could have used it. This was the “Big” march, a bid to rescue RCTV’s public signal from its fast-approaching date with the … Continue reading

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Rachel Maddow kicks a deserving corpse

Yes, the late unlamented Mr. Falwell was, among other things, a staunch racist. Oh, pardon me, was that a rude thing to say about the dead? Well, then, let’s just call him a segregationist (same shit, but with a spritz … Continue reading

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