Monthly Archives: July 2007

Why they’re howling for Chavecito’s blood

I’ve gotten so much crapaganda from the lamestream media in my inbox lately. All of it about how the Venezuelan opposition is feeling persecuted lately. Um, you might want to start learning how to spell PROSECUTED, lamestreamers, because anyone who … Continue reading

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Stupid Sex Tricks: Blame the gays (again!)

I think this is satirical, but it’s strangely depressing anyway.

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The Peruvian tyrant apologizes

Although, if you ask me, I’d say his tears are of a distinctly crocodilian variety… Peru’s President Alan Garcia has said his government has not done enough to improve the lives of the poor. In a speech marking his first … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Happy Birthday, Chavecito!

What do you get the guy who’s got…well, pretty much everything? A nice trophy, like this replica of the Copa America?

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Bullshit is Bullshit

Ahem. To the tune of Depeche Mode’s “People Are People”:

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More double talk from Alvaro

Contradictions between right-wing assertions and fact are such fun, especially when they’re blatant. Check out, for example, the gulf between this assertion… President Alvaro Uribe said Friday that Colombia’s institutions are now free of infiltration and corruption by right-wing militias … Continue reading

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Bolivar Bolivariano…

An homage to the Liberator, on the 224th anniversary of his birth. The ballad is by Ali Primera.

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Stupid Sex Tricks: How NOT to prevent AIDS

From Indonesia, an unfortunate meeting of First World technology with Third World thinking… Lawmakers in Indonesia’s Papua are mulling the selective use of chip implants in HIV carriers to monitor their behaviour in a bid to keep them from infecting … Continue reading

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Palestine is Still the Issue

John Pilger’s documentary of several years ago is still relevant today: Warning: extremely explicit and gruesome. Does not show the Israeli military in a good light, but in an honest one. What really grabbed me here was how much the … Continue reading

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Fallujah: The Hidden Massacre

A half-hour video exploring the use of napalm (which nobody calls it anymore, but which in fact it is) at Fallujah.

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