Daily Archives: September 5, 2013

Let’s Talk About Something Else Open Thread

I thought the original Robocop sounded stupid so I blew it off. Then a co-worker told me it was good so I rented the video. It turned out to be a lot better than I expected. The sequels sucked. Now … Continue reading

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But Mitt Had Binders Full of Women!

BuzzFeed: Was Mitt Romney Right About Everything? Ten months after Mitt Romney shuffled off the national stage in defeat — consigned, many predicted, to a fate of instant irrelevance and permanent obscurity — Republicans are suddenly celebrating the presidential also-ran … Continue reading

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“Weapons of Mass Destruction” is the Mother of All Squirrels

Dr Nafeez Ahmed in The Guardian: Syria intervention plan fueled by oil interests, not chemical weapon concern On 21 August, hundreds – perhaps over a thousand – people were killed in a chemical weapon attack in Ghouta, Damascus, prompting the … Continue reading

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