Monthly Archives: May 2016

No, of COURSE the Democratic primary process isn’t rigged…

…of COURSE not: And of COURSE we didn’t just see Chris Matthews open his noisy cakehole and promise that no matter what, the endgame was already rigged to spit out you-know-who, no matter what the voters in delegate-rich California might … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Or just better friends with life

And now for something summery: Bonus: Sass Jordan is in the mix, too!

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Quotable: Noam Chomsky on “freedom” under corporatism

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Wankers of the Week: Elbowgate (#ThankYouStephenHarper)

Crappy weekend, everyone! Well, how about that Elbowgate mini-scandal? People are still talking about it, if you can believe that. And none of them have an intelligent word to say, unless it’s what my friend Pale here says: You’re all … Continue reading

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Quotable: Pierre Trudeau on the dangers of conformity

Sometimes I wonder why we don’t have a national identity…and then I remember this, and why it’s sometimes good not to have what others do.

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Putschist Brazil: The fun has just begun!

You DID, Tweety! You DID tee a coup d’état! And you taw it in Brazil, where, in the latest sick twist, one of the putschist government ministers got embarrassingly outed: The credibility of Brazil’s interim government was rocked on Monday … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Comin’ up the ladder…

…across the desert …across the elements …across the water:

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Wankers of the Week: Yellowstone Dorks

Crappy weekend, everyone! And RIP, adorable baby bison, who really didn’t need to warm up inside some fool tourist’s car. Well, now they know not to interfere with nature. And now you know, too. And what else do you need … Continue reading

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Quotable: Malcolm X on the connections between capitalism and racism

Happy 91st Birthday to Malcolm X, born this day in 1925…and who was cut down far too young and with so much still to do.

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Venezuela: Right-wing demonstrators attack policewoman

Sixteen horrifying seconds on the streets of Caracas. A federal policewoman is stripped of her riot shield, then assaulted by punks of the right-wing opposition. The story, via Aporrea: This Wednesday, a group of putschists, guarimberos and maladjusted people from … Continue reading

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