Monthly Archives: July 2014

Manuel Zelaya speaks out: “The president of Honduras is John Kerry”

This man is the last true democratically elected president Honduras has had. Five years ago, he was deposed in a violent military putsch, backed to the hilt by Washington. Manuel Zelaya was sent into exile, very much against his will, … Continue reading

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Happy 60th, Chavecito…

‘Scuse me while I miss this guy. Chavecito would have been 60 today. He lives on…not only in the hearts of Venezuelans, but mine too. Te amamos, Comandante Eterno.

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Israeli crapaganda is for the birds. Literally.

Who would think the shrapnel injuries to an owl (a BIRD, for fucksakes) to be more worth mentioning than the deaths of over 1000 Gazan citizens, fully a quarter of them children, even as Eid al-Fitr gets underway? The Times … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Never for money, always for love

Need another reason to love “This Must Be the Place”? Here you go. A beautiful all-electronic cover of a song that you’d really need to make an effort to screw up.

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Wankers of the Week: Attack of the Lost (Sex) Toy People

Crappy weekend, everyone! Looks like the silly season is well under way. Did you know it was possible to lose a sex toy inside of yourself for ten whole years? I did not know that. But this week I learned … Continue reading

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A modest request

I really, REALLY need this shirt. So does the entire Internet. Dear guys of the Internets, I realize that this is a terrible imposition, but I have a teeny-tiny favor to ask of you: Can you PLEASE lay off with … Continue reading

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The ironies of the Venezuelan opposition, part 54

Behold, a white horse. And a pale rider. Good morning, and welcome to today’s installment of VenOpIronía. Today, we have a very special guest from Miami, where all the flotsam and jetsam of corrupt and failed Latin American right-wing political … Continue reading

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More Music for a Sunday: Goodbye, Big Jim

In honor of the passing of James Garner, a true legend of screens both big and small, I present: Hands down, my favorite 1970s TV show theme song. This is the full length version, so you can hear just how … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Keep it up…

It was 45 years ago today that Neil Armstrong became the first person from Earth to set foot on the Moon. I was going to post the official Police video of the song, but the only copy I could find … Continue reading

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Wankers of the Week: The Invasion of Gaza

Crappy weekend, everyone! Well, Israel’s finally gone and done it…making their big bid for what’s left of Palestine right now, with the invasion of Gaza. Things are falling down and going boom all over the place; shit’s fucked up and … Continue reading

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