Monthly Archives: October 2013

Happy Halloween!

Surely the tweet of the day. Now, if only we could see the video of Mayor McSleaze and his crack pipe…

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Fun With Photoshop: Instant Barbification

Watch as a flesh-and-blood woman gets turned into a plastic doll: Okay, so it’s not quite instant. The video is half a minute long, and the real-time process of “post-production” (read: RETOUCHING) takes a lot longer than that. But it … Continue reading

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The ironies of the Venezuelan opposition, part 36

Oh, Majunche. The harder you try to bring down the elected president, the more it backfires on you. Case in point: The video above. And here’s the story: On Tuesday, at 6 a.m., residents of Los Teques, capital of the … Continue reading

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The ironies of the Venezuelan opposition, part 35

Letters discarded by Henrique Capriles Radonsky, during his last failed presidential campaign. Will he do the same with letters to the pope this time around? Ah, the Venezuelan opposition. So pious. So democratic. So responsive to the voices of the … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Sunday, mourning…

In memory of Lou Reed, who passed over to the Wild Side today. RIP.

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Wankers of the Week: Hallowieners

Crappy Halloween, everyone! It’s that time of year again…time for unseasonably skimpy costumes if you’re a woman (and insecure, and under peer pressure to be sexy, and hoping to bob for something besides apples). It’s time for pumpkin-spice everything. It’s … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Well howdy there, Evo…

And may I add that you’re looking mighty fine in that there denim?

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Look who visited Franco’s tomb…

No, it’s not a tumah. It’s the Gropenator, at the tomb of Spain’s most notorious historic villain… Here you have it. Arnold Schwarzenegger himself, actor and ex-governor of California, before the tomb of Francisco Franco. All of this occurred last … Continue reading

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Quotable: Winona LaDuke on water terrorism

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Media Luna-cy: Older than previously thought

Everybody knows that the governors of the “Media Luna” (Half Moon) of the richest (and crookedest) regions of Bolivia first began to conspire in 2008, after Evo was in power (and as an attempt to get him out of power … Continue reading

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