Monthly Archives: June 2007

You want a tyrant? You got one…

…in Peru. The Peruvian government declared a state of emergency on Thursday for 15 days in the province of Coronel Portillo, Ucayali department, because of violent confrontations between strikers and police. The decree suspends constitutional guarantees of liberty and personal … Continue reading

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Ahoooooo!

The late Warren Zevon’s famous warning should not go unheeded……because the werewolves of London were clearly out again last night. Mutilating old ladies again and all.Isn’t the timing interesting, too…just as Gordon Brown, who could hardly be more different from … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging Too: Chavecito in Russia

He was there on a working visit, but it’s still festive–he inaugurated the Simon Bolivar Latin American Cultural Centre in Moscow, and got a lot of love from the locals–especially some ladies who showed up wearing floral crowns in the … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Gooooooooal!!!

Evo and the great Diego Maradona are Chavecito’s guests of honor at the opening ceremonies of the Copa America soccer tournament this past Tuesday… Inauguración Copa América 2007 parte 1Uploaded by lbracci_copa Inauguración Copa América 2007 parte 2Uploaded by lbracci_copa … Continue reading

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Banzaiiiiiiiiiiiii!

Take that, you son of a Bush…Ninja Kitty’s ancestors are many times more honorable than yours! Domestic cats around the world can trace their origins back to the Middle East’s Fertile Crescent, according to a genetic study in Science journal. … Continue reading

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Uh oh, Washington is projecting again…

Crapaganda anyone? The language could be from a Vanity Fair profile of any number of highly strung celebrities. The subject is described as insecure, malignantly narcissistic and driven by a need for adulation. Behind the public displays of arrogance and … Continue reading

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Happy Journalists’ Day!

From Venezuela, where free speech is supposedly at an all-time low…But as the saying goes: “Freedom of Expression” does not mean: Freedom to lieFreedom to deceiveFreedom to manipulate Freedom of Expression is: Freedom to informFreedom to teachFreedom to debate Happy … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Another grand opening for Chavecito

This time, it’s the new viaduct for the highway between Caracas and La Guaira:The old one broke down a while back, after years of sagging and buckling (known to previous presidents and obvious to anyone with eyes, but unaddressed.) Chavecito … Continue reading

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Dicking around with definitions

And speaking of ways Dick can kill, get a load of what he’s done to his own fucking job description:

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Robert Zoellick’s sour grapes

Poor little neo-cons, my heart bleeds for them. Case in point: PNAC member Robert Zoellick, a leading warhawk who in 1998 was urging Bill Clinton to bomb the living tar out from under Iraq. Clinton declined, but PNAC found a … Continue reading

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