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Dennis Kucinich: An Unpredictable American Original

This week's episode of KCRWs "Scheer Intelligence" features Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer in conversation with Dennis Kucinich, Ohio's eight-term congressman and two-time Democratic presidential candidate, who reveals tales about the underbelly of politics going back to his days as the "Boy Mayor" of Cleveland on the late 1970s. Show More Summary

Chicago needs an independent investigation of Laquan McDonald case

The more we learn, the worse it gets. A judge's order to release video of the police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald led quickly to a first-degree murder charge against the officer — and the revelation that actually, there were at least five videos. And the audio is messed up on all of...

Black Friday and Real Women

no one will mock them as persons who desire sex with four-stomached quadrupedal ungulates, and no one will claim that this just proves ALL Christians are, ultimately terrorists. The post Black Friday and Real Women appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Suspect in Custody After Shooting at Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood

Following a lengthy standoff with police, the suspect in the shooting Friday at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs, Co. has surrendered to...

He’s gotta have it

I read with interest Mr. Spike Lee’s recent suggestion for curbing sexual assault on campus: “I think a sex strike could really work on college campuses where there’s an abundance of sexual harassment or date rapes,” Lee told Stephen Colbert on The Late Show on US television. “Second semester it’s going to happen. Once people […]

Homegrown Hate

This is pretty much all you need to know about the Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado City, which is home base for Focus on the Family and the American Taliban.

Colorado Springs Shooter Arrested

Press conference on now. Man, is @sarahkliff all over this local crime story out of Colorado Springs. @redsteeze @AceofSpadesHQ @MZHemingway— Lance Salyers (@lancesalyers) November 27, 2015...

AP Accentuates and Makes Up Positives, Ignores Most Negatives, in Covering October Durable Goods Report

Ever since the White House changed hands almost seven years ago, press reports on the U.S. economy have annoyingly overaccentuated whatever positives reporters might find (or think they have found), while ignoring glaring negatives and...Show More Summary

So what happened to the long-term plan, George?

Labour’s current travails have hidden the Chancellor’s own problems George Osborne is fond of saying that he’s fixing the roof while the sun is shining. Well, this week he decided to knock off early and catch some rays. After all, what’s the rush? It’s not going to rain overnight. Mañana. Nor will it rain economically […]

SUSPECT SURRENDERS In Colorado Shooting at Planned Parenthood Clinic

Police have detained a shooter at a Planned Parenthood building, according to Colorado Springs police. The suspect from the #CentennialBl... The post SUSPECT SURRENDERS In Colorado Shooting at Planned Parenthood Clinic appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Rep. Mike Pompeo: 'My wife gave me an F' for my Benghazi questions to Clinton

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Republican Congressman Mike Pompeo has been thinking long and hard about his rather odd "performance" during his House Select Committee's interrogation of Hillary Clinton over Benghazi. As has, apparently, his whole family. During aShow More Summary

Sprint test – Jaguar, Ariel, Radical and more take on our 0-120-0 challenge

The Ariel Atom is to blame. For years we ran a competition called 0-100-0, an acceleration and braking test for cars that was, as the name suggested, a sprint from rest to 100mph and back to rest again. In the earlier years, there was an unpredictability to the results. Lightweights and supercars vied for supremacy, […]

Donald Trump and the Politics of Resentment

As you surely know by now, the latest round of Republican campaign cretinism came a few days ago when Donald Trump mocked a reporter with chronic arthrogryposis, which restricts the movement of his arms and hands. I wouldn't bring this...Show More Summary

CNN Brings On Rep. Adam Kinzinger To Attack Planned Parenthood During Active Shooter Situation

So, how does CNN handle an active shooter situation in Colorado Springs this Friday? Why, bring in an anti-Planned Parenthood GOP Representative to attack the organization, question whether it was too early for their spokesperson to say the organization was under attack or not and demand that they apologize if they weren't. Show More Summary


Just some vignettes: I’m about 40 miles from the scene: It is cold as a sub zero freezer here, with snow flying sideways, and fog gray sky heavy with snow, as dusk is falling fast here at 4:39 pm on this day, Friday. And it is COLD. Snowy, slippery, ice everywhere. 40 miles to the [...] The post COLO SPRINGS ACTIVE SHOOTER: 9 at hospital appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Don't Start a New Credit Union Trying to Better the U.S.

After big banks and the financial system nearly destroyed the U.S. economy in 2008, Internet Archive founder Brewster Kahle formed a new credit union with the goal of putting social good over profit. "Since then, the credit union has...Show More Summary

Waiting for Canada’s call: Camp 074 in Lebanon

In a refugee camp in the Bekaa Valley, Michael Friscolanti speaks to families holding out for safe haven The post Waiting for Canada’s call: Camp 074 in Lebanon appeared first on

Listen: Canada’s big cities seek clarity on Syrian refugees plan

FCM President Raymond Louie says cities are enthusiastic to help, but also keen for more details The post Listen: Canada’s big cities seek clarity on Syrian refugees plan appeared first on

WILLIE NELSON: ‘I’M A GREAT BERNIE AND HILLARY FAN.’ Which is a reminder that not everyone …

WILLIE NELSON: ‘I’M A GREAT BERNIE AND HILLARY FAN.’ Which is a reminder that not everyone who gets mugged by reality becomes a conservative.

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