Monthly Archives: November 2012

Curiouser and Curiouser

WTF? Sanford cops a problem for prosecutors in Zimmerman case, experts say It was a strange development in a case that has seen more than its share: Chris Serino, the lead Sanford police investigator in the Trayvon Martin shooting, hired … Continue reading

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Only Three Weeks Left Until Doomsday!

I got nothing this morning. I hope somebody else does, otherwise it’s gonna be a slow day. This is an open thread.

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Hump Day Open Thread

It’s almost December. Winter in Central California is gray and dreary. I spent the morning watching The Postman on YouTube. What are you doing today?

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Legislating Prosperity

King Canute is gonna be so jealous of my idea: Retail’s Hidden Potential: How Raising Wages Would Benefit Workers, the Industry and the Overall Economy With more than 15 million workers in the sector, and leverage over workplace standards across … Continue reading

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The Chicago Way

Un-fucking-believable: Mel Reynolds, an ex-con convicted of bank fraud and having sex with a 16-year-old girl when he was in his 40s, wants to replace the embattled Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress. Standing in front of signs that read “Redemption” … Continue reading

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I really don’t want to eat cat food

There is a lot of misinformation about Social Security out there. I know this is true because at least half of what I read is inconsistent with the other half of what’s out there. Here is a paragraph from Kim/Riverdaughter/Goldberry’s … Continue reading

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Teleprompter Jeebus

Painting Depicts Obama as Crucified Christ A painting that features President Obama posed as Jesus Christ crucified on is on display at a community college art gallery in Boston. The painting by Michael D’Antuono is part of a larger exhibit … Continue reading

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