Daily Archives: September 18, 2012


Her name is Carly Rose Sonenclar and she is 13 years old. This is an open thread.

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Narratives Über Alles!

Via Darragh Murphy: A Mood of Gloom Afflicts the Romney Campaign Mitt Romney’s traveling press secretary walked to the back of the candidate’s plane midflight on Tuesday and teasingly asked a pair of journalists in an exit row if they … Continue reading

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Race Card Musical Award Winner Open Thread

Randy Newman has won two Oscars, six Grammys and three Emmys. Now he’s used his massive talent to produce “I’m Dreaming (of a white president)”. It’s an instant classic. (I was moved to tears at the part about the little … Continue reading

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Once there was a man who held a political make-work job like so many here…shining brass cannon around a courthouse. He did this for years…but he was not getting ahead in the world. So one day he quit his job, … Continue reading

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