Monthly Archives: August 2015

Quotable: Oliver Sacks on his life and work

Cancer may have claimed the man today, but the work lives on. Rest in power.

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Music for a Sunday: Tunes for Harpo to hate

So, it would appear Harpo really hates it when people sing about him and what he’s done to our fair land. And he’s slapped the censure on a scientist who did just that. Well, it looks like he’s gonna have … Continue reading

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Wankers of the Week: As(s)h(o)ley Madison

Crappy weekend, everyone! Well, how about that Ashley Madison data dump? It truly is the gift that keeps on giving, because it’s flushing assholes out right and right-er. Strangely, I’m not finding any mentions of people from the left on … Continue reading

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Quotable: Buffy Sainte-Marie on violence against women

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Majority of Germans oppose prostitution

FEMEN protesting Amnesty International (photo: EMMA). The feminist “sextremists” may not be so extreme after all; in Germany, it turns out, they speak for more people than one might think. A clear majority of Germans opposes pimping, and an additional … Continue reading

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Venezuelan authorities raid Colombian paramilitary camp

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Economics for Dummies: How NOT to run a deficit…er, government.

Any questions?

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Music for a Sunday: I wish you could see…

Come this way:

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Wankers of the Week: Lying Pieces of Shit

Crappy weekend, everyone! Yes, the wankapedia is back. Why? So much fucking wank, why else? So, with no further ado, and in no particular order, this week we have: 1 and 2. Nia and Sam Fucking Rader. So, God staged … Continue reading

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Explosive video implicates Rubio, Ros-Lehtinen in Venezuelan coup attempt

That sonic boom you just heard was the other shoe dropping. One of the suspects in the brutal murder and dismemberment of Liana Hergueta sang like a nightingale for the Venezuelan federal police, and in the video above, he names … Continue reading

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