Old School Hip Hop Tapes →
wearethedigitalkids: jratlee: jhnbrssndn: errorgorilla: An online archive of one man’s personal collection of tapes dating back to the very early days, all available to download. yes.
In a statement to Politico, Cheney seemed to be trying to provide talking points...– Eugene Robinson - Dick Cheney’s lies about President Obama - washingtonpost.com Of course the unnerving thing here, that Robinson doesn’t get into, is that in Cheney’s recent experience, repeating a lie over and over again, and loudly, has worked for him. (via shorterexcerpts)
The 21 Brave Thinkers Of Truly Free Film 2009 →
brieflynoted: What is it to be “brave”? To me, bravery requires risk, going against the status quo, being willing to do or say what few others have done. Bravery is not a one time act but a consistent practice. Most importantly, bravery is not about self interest; bravery involves the individual acting for the community. It is both the step forward andthe hand that is extended - Inspiring post...
Why Progressives Are Batshit Crazy to Oppose the... →
People are good and trustworthy and generally just concerned with getting...– Why Craigslist Is Such a Mess (via rahmin) (via jayparkinsonmd) …Previously
Denninger Goes After The TSA →
venezianijournal: And FINALLY addresses the factual issues on security, flying, and muslim radicals.
If you’re not a terrorist and still being held at Gitmo w/out trial &...– buckyturco
To the savvy, the center is a holy place: political grace resides there. The...– Jay Rosen on “The Church of The Savvy” and his “fix” for the Sunday Morning Shows.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people...– Plato
If you’re going to call yourself a news network, then cover the news.– Rachel Sklar, MSNBC criticized for response to terrorism story
This is why some people hate bloggers. →
youmightfindyourself: soupsoup: Quote an excerpt, link to the rest, add your commentary. Don’t copy and paste the entire fucking article to your blog and then have the balls to serve Google ads alongside it. Even though I linked the article as I do all my linked articles by clicking on the title, I’ll continue to post the entire thing wholesale as I see fit. Even if you have to scroll for...
Bachmann’s family farm received $251,973 in federal subsidies between 1995 and...– Yasha Levine, Michelle Bachmann: Welfare Queen
I am a deeply religious nonbeliever. This is a somewhat new kind of religion. I...– Albert Einstein (via i like this)
In many photographs and videos in June, when the regime first cracked down, many...– The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan Something remarkable is happening in Iran. Click through and watch the video. (via ericmortensen)
A lot of people believe that the only way for a country to get rich, stay rich,...– - Fmr. President Bill Clinton, on why some problems are just downright hard to solve (From our ‘Interview Issue’) (via newsweek)
They always throw around this term ‘the liberal elite.’ And I kept thinking to...– Jon Stewart (via Banality Check)