Monthly Archives: September 2014

Ted Rall's Awful "truth"

Political cartoonists can be overly broad & annoying, purveyors of lame jokes shoehorned into demonstrations of Conventional Wisdom that fail both to be remotely humorous and to make a point that your south end couldn’t trump after a burrito with … Continue reading

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Empire as jumping fish

If the members of Islamic State, the nascent theocracy taking over chunks of Iraq & Syria, know anything, it’s how to play to the media… Since Obama ordered air strikes in northern Iraq, in keeping with the long tradition of … Continue reading

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