Do you want to pay for billion dollar companies to make more money? Of course not, but in a partnership study between the University of California at Berkeley’s Labor Center and the University of Illinois and another by the National Employment Law Project, we learned that we are, in fact, playing billions of dollar to support [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Piers Morgan still can't basic details about the gun rights debate right, even after his protracted involvement in the controversy, as he revealed on Tuesday's CBS This Morning. Morgan incorrectly claimed that the First Amendment – not...Show More Summary
Dr. Danielle Lee, aka The Urban Scientist, was asked by Biology Online to write for them. After she politely declined, Biology Online said this: Because we don’t pay for blog entries? Are you an urban scientist or an urban whore? In lieu of flying middle fingers or simply a blank stare, Dr. Lee made this [Read more...]
Facebook has announced a pilot program in Maryland that will give government officials in the school districts a special channel through which to flag inappropriate content for take down. This is concerning, for obvious reasons. According to the state’s Attorney General, they envision the channel as giving the government the opportunity to take down content...
This week, Michael and Dale discuss the government shutdown. The direct link to the podcast can be found here. As a reminder, if you are an iTunes user, don’t forget to subscribe to the QandO podcast, Observations, through iTunes. For those of you who don’t have iTunes, you can subscribe at Podcast Alley. And, of [...]
The country is in the best of hands. And if you believe that, I’ve got a great deal on swamp land in downtown Phoenix. Several months ago President Present Obama announced that Ben Bernanke would be leaving his job as Chairman of the Federal Reserve when his current term runs out in January. Yellen will [...]
Riddle me this—In an AP-GfK poll conducted earlier this week, respondents seemed a bit... confused about how logic works, example: Six in 10 predict an economic crisis if the government’s ability to borrow isn’t renewed later this month with an increase in the debt limit — an expectation widely shared by economists. [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Charlie Rose's 18-second news brief on Thursday's CBS This Morning is the sole Big Three network mention so far of the Obama administration's decision to review the cases of dozens of terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay in preparation for the possible release. Show More Summary
The Oneida Nation will take its Change The Mascot campaign to the airwaves -- in the backyard of Washington's biggest rival. The post Oneida Nation To Air Radio Ads Targeting ‘Redskins’ Name During Sunday’s Game appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Does Britain have an obesity problem? On this week’s View from 22 podcast, Fraser Nelson discuses the bizarre steps taken by the NHS to deal with our growing weight problem.… Continue reading The post The View from 22 podcast: fat Britain, Westminster reshuffles and Obamacareless appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
A recent study conducted by the University of Maryland revealed that Black men don’t particularly like to run in White neighborhoods. And by “run” I mean exercise, not “get away from the po po.” That’s just madness! Are you telling me...Show More Summary
Amy Kremer, Chair of the Tea Party Express went on MSNBC’s Chris Jansing to drop their interpretation of facts about the government shutdown and the Affordable Care Act. When asked about the Republican’s refusals to negotiate—18 times!—Kremer said this: The fact is that we were going to end up here because President Obama and Harry [Read more...]
Here’s the second part of the podcast, about which Steven feels quite adamant, as evidenced by his vehement fist-pumping: The first part’s available here. Audio available here.
I’m with you Mr. President, eff these guys. Also on today’s #TWiBRadio, Justice Scalia has opinions on women, homosexuality, and folks of color; the California Republican Convention advertises its gender problems; and the return of #WeNerdHard and #AfterDark. Subscribe on iTunes | Subscribe On Stitcher | Direct Download | RSS And this morning on #amTWiB, [Read more...]
Matalin and Shrum debate who's responsible for this Gordian Knot tying up our government & economy -- and who will cut through it. Does the Defund Caucus risk a "Governmental Lehman Bros?" Would Bush have told a clique of Hill Kucinichs,...Show More Summary
Reblogged from John Kersey: Two new CDs have been issued by Romantic Discoveries Recordings: Piano Music of Friedrich Gernsheim (1839-1916), volume 2 John Kersey, piano RDR CD100 Audio sample: Fantasie, op. 81 (from vol. 1) Total time: 76 minutes 13 … Continue reading ?
Peter Oborne thought David Cameron’s speech was well delivered with a new sense maturity, while James Forsyth believes the blandness will reignite the Tories. Isabel Hardman reckons it was less exciting than… Continue reading The post The View from 22 podcast: Tory conference review appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
This is the first of a two part podcast. The second part will be available on Monday. Works Attewell discusses (warning, all of these posts contain spoilers for all five books): Bran IV (introducing the law of hospitality, the history of prosthetics, and StupidRobb) Jon IV (Jon gets over his privilege, Alliser Thorne as a [...]
MP3 Audio NPR's Steve Inskeep interviewed President Obama on Monday about the looming government shutdown, the upcoming debt ceiling fight and more. A full transcript of the interview follows: STEVE INSKEEP: As you have watched what's...Show More Summary
This week, Bruce, Michael, and Dale discuss the government shutdown and Republican party. The direct link to the podcast can be found here. As a reminder, if you are an iTunes user, don’t forget to subscribe to the QandO podcast, Observations, through iTunes. For those of you who don’t have iTunes, you can subscribe at [...]