Daily Archives: October 15, 2011
Don’t believe everything you read on other blogs.
This is an open thread.
Egypt’s Military Expands Power, Raising Alarms Egypt’s military rulers are moving to assert and extend their own power so broadly that a growing number of lawyers and activists are questioning their willingness to ultimately submit to civilian authority. Two members … Continue reading
Well, we knew it early, and we were among the first to express our skepticism about the Occupy Wall Street protests and their city-occupied cohorts. We’ve spent weeks fleshing out the organizers and analyzing the media response. Now comes Team … Continue reading
Just for shitzengiggles
Meet Edward T. Hall III: Mr. Hall said that he grew up in New Mexico and that both his parents were politically active lawyers who were thrilled that he was pursuing a socially conscious life and was involved in the … Continue reading
Health Law to Be Revised by Ending a Program The Obama administration announced Friday that it was scrapping a long-term care insurance program created by the new health care law because it was too costly and would not work. Kathleen … Continue reading
She’s got my vote. Somebody in Massachusetts give me an address to use and I’ll register to vote absentee. This is an open thread (you’ll go OT anyway) (via Violet Socks)
Linette Lopez at Business Insider: Here Are Occupy Wall Street’s Plans For A National Convention That Could Change The Face Of America It’s in the works. A massive Occupy Wall Street gathering with delegates from all over the country. And … Continue reading