Monthly Archives: July 2016

Music for a Sunday: Two for the weather here…

Yep, we’re still stuck in a drought (I almost wrote “doubt”, how appropriate!) here in Southern Ontario. And it’s at record levels, too. So why not join me and the Guess Who for a little prayer?

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Wankers of the Week: The Russkies are coming! The Russkies are coming!

Crappy weekend, everyone! And a very crappy one to my US friends, especially the Bernie Bros and Bernie-dettes. Sorry, folks, that your candidate got backstabbed, lied about, cheated, and ultimately, you got ripped off too. Surprise! The DNC convention was … Continue reading

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Quotable: Graham Greene on writing

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For Cubans, it’s always today

Happy anniversary of the storming of the Moncada Barracks! Here are the lyrics to the song: The Moncada showed us The way that we must go And from that high example, For us it’s always the 26th. CHORUS: It’s always … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: A fool to try and catch her

Because I recently got my hands on a copy of Tank Girl and love it, so should you. Naa naa!

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Wankers of the Week: The Donald Drumpf Gong Show

Crappy weekend, everyone! Well, how about THAT shitshow. No, really. Norwalk virus even broke out at the RNC convention in Cleveland, right on the eve of Der Drumpf’s official coronation as Repugnican candidate for the presiduncy. The symptoms are vomiting … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart, where ya been?

Ah…balm for everyone’s frayed nerves from last night, eh? Watch Jon as he takes on Drumpf, the Baby Jesus (whom he calls “Lumpy”) and the hypocrisy of right-wing media. Oh, and Stephen Colbert is in there too, cleaning out an … Continue reading

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CNN Latino journos called to testify in Bolivian defamation case

CNN Latino reporter Fernando del Rincón, one of two journalists from the network who are being required to testify in a case that has proved more embarrassing to the Chicken Noodle Network than to the president they were striving to … Continue reading

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Another paramilitary band busted in Venezuela

Thamara Belén Caleño Candelo, 25, and Joshua Anthony Holt, 24, alias “El Gringo”, apparently on their wedding day. Looks like their honeymoon is gonna be short and nasty now, because these two were swept up as part of an anti-paramilitary … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: The only song for times like these

And if you think it can’t snow in July in the Northern Hemisphere, just ask Idaho. They had a blizzard this past week.

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