Category Archives: Making Today’s Headlines

Start Making Sense

If anyone tells you they don’t understand the anger at Wall Street, point them in the direction of Josh Brown at  The Reformed Broker. Here’s a taste of Josh Brown’s thinking, excerpted from an interview with American Public Media: In … Continue reading

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Why #OWS: Four Reasons from DC Douglas

Anything that features Elizabeth Warren talking good sense to the American people gets space at noodleepoodlee. Here’s Why #OccupyWallStreet: Four Reasons from DC Douglas. In addition to Elizabeth Warren, there’s great drumming and a bit of prophecy from Senator Byron … Continue reading

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One Smartarse Comment I Found on the Internet

Photo: AP/Josh Reynolds, via Dependable Renegade. Amen, brother. Amen. Shortlink: http://wp.me/p1tGZT-14N

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Riding The Tide

Took a little field trip for my birthday last month and rode The Tide, our new light rail transit, into downtown Norfolk. The local rag reports that use to date is higher than expected! Overall, the rail journey was quite … Continue reading

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Onward Christian Soldiers – Dominionists Revealed as Wolves in Lamb (of God’s) Clothing

Three years after a loosely aligned pack of “Christian” nationalists pitbullied their covergirl into second place at the Blueblood Kennel Club’s 2008 Dog and Phony Show, the craven canine cultivars in our press pack are finally starting to perk up … Continue reading

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Pick Rick Perry at Your Peril Warning, Michele Bachmann Segue, And Molly Ivins Tribute with Just a Dallop of Dolly Parton

TXDemocrats’ video Dear America, posted in Texas Apologizes for Unleashing Rick Perry On Us All at Politicususa.com, offers an amusing and melodic apology for unleashing the Twin Texans Bush and Perry on America. Bonus Molly Ivins quote in the video, … Continue reading

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The Dread Pirate Murdoch’s Ghost Ship Taking on Water

Explosive new revelations in the Murdoch Mess, see: News of the World reporter’s letter reveals cover-up at The Guardian. For previous, now contradicted statements from News of the World management, see: Phone-hacking denials, what Murdoch executives said, also at The … Continue reading

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