• Requires the intellectual and emotional depth, maturity, self-confidence and...– My favorite Qualification to work at WNYC
Clout St: Rahm Emanuel lunches with Tribune... →
Dudes. People are already on to us. Could you make it a little less obvious?
t r u t h o u t | UN Fact-Finding Mission Says... →
Dogan, the 19-year-old US citizen of Turkish descent, was filming with a small video camera on the top deck of the Mavi Marmara when he was shot twice in the head, once in the back and in the left leg and foot and that he was shot in the face at point blank range while lying on the ground.
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The Associated Press: Attorney: Feds trying to... →
More than half a dozen agents went to Abudayyeh’s home on Friday and took any documents containing the word “Palestine,” Fennerty said. Abudayyeh, a U.S. citizen whose parent immigrated from Palestine, wasn’t home at the time of the raid because he was at a hospital with his mother who is battling liver cancer, Fennerty said.
Health Insurers Skirt New Coverage Requirement For... →
The actual breaking piece of healthcare news today is way upsetting. And upsetting because it is not that shocking. Politicians who have fought against health care reform and watered it down so much to get it passed are working for the insurance companies. They are not working for us. Stop pretending you are because it makes me want to write crazy letters to you everyday forever. And that’s...
The history of the GOP has always been about responsible policy and limited...– The Palin abortion standard makes GOP inroads - The Daily Beast (via sluthaditcoming)
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In a movement that consistently cries out for the need of smaller government, it...– Anti-Abortion sentiments remain a big topic for Tea Party Candidates - Sacramento civil rights | Examiner.com Vote, people, vote. It’s comforting to think these loons are too wacked-out to actually get elected to public office, but that’s only true if the rest of us actually get to the polls. (via...
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And that’s why you were Time’s person of the year three years ago. YOU run the media!
To the Best of Our Knowledge : 100912B David... →
Journalism Fail: Why the Portland Press Herald’s... →
Readers of the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram may have been surprised to find an open letter from Publisher Richard Conner yesterday (and today), offering an apology for a storythat appeared in print and online. Was it a grossly inaccurate story? A clear violation of the paper’s standards and practices? Did it perpetrate a crime against the community? No. They published a story...
The Associated Press: Little Rock 9 member... →
Also, this is a fucked up first line for KATV, “The Spirit of Arkansas,” to use in its coverage.
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The practice, dubbed “robotripping,” involves taking more than 25...– FDA looks to curb abuse of cough medicine - Yahoo! News