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Drill, Baby, Drill

May 13, 2010

Fleecing of America: The Wall Street Bailout

September 21, 2008

Glen Greenwald of Salon.com has written what should be the wake-up call of the century. The $700B Federal bailout of Wall Street rewards all the fat cats who made billions through irresponsible, high-risk gambling, letting them keep their ill-gotten profits, while sticking the American public with the tab for the market’s collapse. And your CongressCritters, […]

Fox News pundit wishes for Obama assassination

May 26, 2008

When I first read this story, I assumed the quote was taken out of context. But here we have a video clip proving just how low Fox News can go. Sunday on Fox, the former New York bureau chief of the Washington Times, Liz Trotta, discussed Sen. Hillary Clinton’s recent remarks about Robert F. Kennedy’s assassination, which was […]

Straight Talkin’ McCain?

May 22, 2008

Though the “liberal media” has yet to call out John McCain on his habitual flip-flopping and lying, here comes a great YouTube video to the rescue. Enjoy, and unless you have the stomach for eight more years of neocon government, please pass this video on…  

Bill O’Reilly: Douchebaggery Personified

May 17, 2008

By now many of you have probably seen that YouTube video of Bill O’Reilly acting like a psycho in some old video out-takes from Inside Edition… Link: O’Reilly Meltdown   Now some clever individual has made this even more enjoyable by filling in the missing scenes of Bill’s producer behind the camera. Enjoy… Link: O’Reilly’s Producer  

Japanese Pay Less for More Health Care

May 17, 2008

Funny how countries like Japan manage to offer their citizens excellent universal health care without limiting choices or bankrupting patients. Who exactly is benefiting from our current healthcare system besides big pharma, the insurance industry, hospitals, and overpaid doctors? read more | digg story

Microsoft helps NBC enforce nonexistent Broadcast Flag

May 17, 2008

As if consumers needed another reason to avoid DRM in general, and Microsoft products in particular, Windows Vista sufferers now report that Media Center blocks the recording of NBC broadcast TV shows. This just 3 years after the DC Court of Appeals struck down the FCC’s deplorable Broadcast Flag rule.  read more | digg story