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These worthless feckin’ waste of human genome are not just driving poorly tuned diesel trucks, they’re intentionally spewing toxic wastes as they drive. At a minimum, they should lose their driving licenses for life. Conservatives who detest President Barack Obama and EPA clean air regulations are modifying their vehicles to purposefully spew black smoke into […]
Protests against mass surveillance have now taken to the skies above a major National Security Agency installation. At about 6am local time on Friday, in a field about a mile from Bluffdale, Utah, two activists from the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Greenpeace launched a 135ft airship and drifted the dirigible over the NSA’s massive data […]
The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video Archive Yesterday I wrote about the front page story in my hometown newspaper that explored recent concerns about the dangers of too much salt in our diets. As I noted, the story was very well written, but the online poll associated […]
Clearly there’s more money in selling snake oil than there is in actually performing cardiothoracic surgery. Here’s something I didn’t know: Dr. Oz, was born Mehmet Cengiz Öz in Cleveland.
Case Western Reserve Professor Mano Singham debated Hartville Church of Christ Minister Joe Puckett last evening in Akron. The topic of the debate was . You can read the lead-up to the debate at Request for suggestions for pre-debate questions; Press release on my upcoming debate on whether god exists; Framework statements for debate on […]
I have discovered that Brain Pickings is the worst rabbit hole I have ever found on the intertubes, far worse than YouTube or Facebook or Twitter, and for that reason wonderful.
Listen very carefully to Francis Marion’s words (as interpreted by Walt Disney in 1959) beginning at the 7:25 minute mark and you’ll understand why all imperial adventurism and colonialsim ultimately fails.
If your mental to-do list grows beyond that, it will get stuck in an endless circular loop of mulling, “much like a running toilet”, as Brigid Schulte – author of Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has the Time – put it. “The mulling is what social scientists say creates ‘contaminated time’,” she […]
[Update @ 1932 -- Mano Singham's review in Greenwald and his critics is also good reading.] [Update @ 1921 -- Mano Singham offers a round up of how our world is different one year after 5 June 2013 in Changes since Snowden.] It’s been one year. Technology has been a liberating force in our lives. […]
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Listen very carefully to Francis Marion’s words (as interpreted by Walt Disney) beginning at the 7:25 minute mark and imagine a Kihn, or Arab or Pashtun delivering the exact same speech, and ask yourself, “what are we doing there?”
I’m hopeful that video of today’s events will be available shortly, but until then, here’s a brief video–a teaser for the documentary Saving The Snyder–from a previous return home.
The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive The only day-long field trip I took in secondary school (in 5th or 6th grade, I don’t remember precisely) was to the Columbus Zoo. For a kid growing up in rural Washington County, that was a real adventure. Give ‘em hell Jack…