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Robin Hood in Reverse

State and local taxes in the United States take the most from those who have the least, undermining efforts to redress inequality.

The Slick Lies Of Obama's "Robin Hood" Economy (In 2 Awkward Cartoons)

Take from the 'redefined rich' and give to the who again? Source: Sunday Funnies While they sum up the reality perfectly, Martin Armstrong delves a little deeper into the slick lies... What everyone heard at Obama’s State of the Union was how he wanted to tax the rich and prevent them from leaving their children the spoils of their life. Show More Summary

Check out this dude who is crazy good at archery.

6 days agoOdd : Happy Place

Turns out, if Robin Hood really held his bows in a quiver behind his back, he was an idiot. In a world full of people who use guns, Lars Anderson is the only guy to take the time to study ancient texts and learn how war archers really used the bow and arrow. Show More Summary

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’s Oscar Isaac Talks Apocalyptic Costume

last weekOdd : Nerd Bastards

Things are happening in Bryan Singer‘s X-Men: Apocalypse production. We recently found out that Patrick Stewart and Ian Mckellen won’t be back, and now word around the Internet is that Oscar Isaac (Robin Hood, The Bourne Legacy), who’ll be playing En Sabah Nur, or Apocalypse as X-Men comics fan know him, is gearing up for […]

Obama as Robin Hood? Sherwood Be Nice

So what's wrong with comparing Barack Obama to Robin Hood? Well, aside from implying that taxation is a form of "stealing"--and aside from the fact that it's a popular theme in racist caricatures of Obama--it gives the president too much credit.

Obama trolls the GOP: How a not-so-lame-duck president left them bumbling

With his modest tax proposals Obama is neither Piketty nor Robin Hood -- but here's why his SOTU riled up the right

‘The Heart of Robin Hood’ Delays Plans for Broadway

last weekArts : ArtsBeat

The play will extend its run in Toronto; advance sales for a Broadway run have been sluggish.

The Hole in The Heart of Robin Hood

This Broadway-bound Mirvish show is just begging to be a musical. The Heart of Robin Hood Royal Alexandra Theatre (260 King Street West) Runs to March 1 $35–$130 When is a musical not a musical? When it’s The Heart of Robin Hood. This...Show More Summary

Robin Hood Policies Needed Now More Than Ever

President Obama's pre-SOTU announcement proposing Wall Street tax increases and middle class tax cuts has the chattering tea party abuzz with the usual tropes. Robin Hood, they sneer. Redistribution! See, we told you all along he was...Show More Summary

Bill O’Reilly: ‘Robin Hood’ Obama’s tax plan just a set-up for Hillary Clinton in 2016

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly said on Monday that President Barack Obama’s upcoming tax increase proposal is just part of a longer game on the part of the Democratic Party. “Mr. Obama well knows Republicans will not accept a tax hike, believing it would be bad for the...

Corr-Johnston: What we need is Robin Hood when all we have is Prince John.

2 weeks agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

Corporation Tax dominated the headlines in 2014, writing for Slugger the PUP Cllr for Oldpark, Julie Ann Corr-Johnston argues for a rethink of the entire debate Corporation tax will probably go over the heads of many in our community, but it has the potential of bringing 50-60,000 jobs into Northern Ireland over the coming years-Peter more...

New Volume trailer reveals additional enemy types

Volume is an upcoming retelling of the Robin Hood legend from Thomas Was Alone creator Mike Bithell, featuring the vocal talents of both ex-Destructoid editor Jim Sterling and Andy Serkis, the talent behind Gollum in The Lord of theShow More Summary

Galavant — It’s No Robin Hood: Men in Tights

I was so looking forward to Galavant. It kinda sucked. Damn. I mean, look at the initial promo: It looks like it’d be funny, right? We’ve got singing and dancing, an evil king, a not-so-chivalrous knight, thwarted love, a princess who’s willing to call out Galavant’s shit, and an array of fun guest stars. Show More Summary

Shaken vets and the therapeutic value of writing

"It was like that scene from Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves where he picks up the soil and kisses it," says Brandon Willitts, recalling the moment he returned home from Afghanistan in 2005. The first thing Willitts did when he touched down on American soil was spend some time standing alone on the tarmac in Pearl Harbor. Show More Summary

Galavant Clips Feel Like Watching Game Of Thrones' Show Choir

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Still curious about the singing and dancing, madrigal-like series Galavant? Then take a look at one of the many songs — and a John Stamos cameo. It feels like a Robin Hood Men In Tights-style production of Game of Thrones. But this lead might be hotter than all the Starks. Read more...

9 Fascinating Real Life Robin Hoods

last monthOdd : Oddee

Check out 9 people in everyday life that fancied themselves Robin Hoods - those who took from the rich and gave to the poor.

Happy Holidays from Volume

Hi, I'm Mike Bithell and I'm the chap in charge of Volume, a Robin Hood inspired stealth game for PS4 and Vita, due next year. Me and the team wanted to drop into Playstation.Blog and give you our own festive message.

Book a Virtual Stay for on GingerbreadBNB for Charity — Design News

If you love Airbnb and we love gingerbread houses. this adorable charity drive is for you. GingerbreadBNB is an idea baked up for Robin Hood, New York’s largest poverty-fighting organization, where you can book a virtual stay in one of three adorable gingerbread houses. READ MORE »

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