Archive for September 19th, 2008

Prisoners to reenact murders for a good cause

| September 19, 2008 | Reply
Prisoners to reenact murders for a good cause

Prison Performing Arts is a seventeen-year-old, multi-discipline, literacy and performing arts program that serves incarcerated adults and children.  The organization is dedicated to enriching the lives of adults and young people in the Missouri criminal and juvenile justice systems.  The organization fosters individual and social change by providing current and former inmates opportunities to participate […]

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Governor Sarah A/K/A “Caribou Barbie” Palin Mounts Coup

| September 19, 2008 | 1 Reply
Governor Sarah A/K/A “Caribou Barbie” Palin Mounts Coup

McCain said to not care crowd walked out after Gov. Palin’s speech “Hey, she can see Russia from her porch!” (Faux News, September 19, 2008). At a speech today in New Mexico, GOP Vice-Presidential nominee Gov. Sarah Palin announced that the “Palin-McCain ticket” will prevail in the November election. Governor Palin’s stump speech then went […]

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The idea of a benevolent “Free Market” is exposed as a dangerous fraud

| September 19, 2008 | 6 Replies
The idea of a benevolent “Free Market” is exposed as a dangerous fraud

At a Salon.com article entitled “The corporate financiers are wrong,” Joe Conason says the obvious about “free market” fanatics because it is necessary to say the obvious about “free market” fanatics, given that they’ve been so successful at promulgating their drivel.  What is the obvious thing we now need to say?: Now that we’re all […]

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Sept. 19: Talk Like a Pirate Day

| September 19, 2008 | 3 Replies
Sept. 19: Talk Like a Pirate Day

Care to participate in looniness rather than just expose it and bait its defenders? Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. What’s the point? General silliness. But if you need an extra excuse for causalness today, here it is.

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