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"Trolls drive Anita Sarkeesian out of her house to prove misogyny doesn't exist" (2) lambert
Seattle highway tunnel-boring machine clusterfuck (0) lambert
Lives cut short: Bullets killed 28,000 children, teens between 2002 and 2012 (0) lambert
Everything you know about Pearl Harbor is wrong (0) lambert
"Guerrilla Grafters Secretly Graft Fruit-Bearing Branches onto San Francisco Trees" (0) lambert
"GOP candidates for governor OK with legalizing pot" (0) lambert
"The decency and moral courage of Charlie Ward" (0) lambert
Greece's public broadcaster perseveres even after being shut down (0) lambert
"What Chicago’s upcoming mayoral race says about the power of movements" (0) lambert
Tweet of the day (0) lambert
It seems that Erving Goffman is coming up on the charts again (0) lambert
"The Dullest, Most Vital Skill You Need to Become a Successful Manager" (0) lambert
"Nearly 400 people 'pay it forward' at St. Petersburg Starbucks" (0) lambert
"Officer Go Fuck Yourself" seems to sum up the zeitgeist rather neatly (0) lambert
"Chinese Journalists Bemoan Decline Of Traditional State-Run Newspapers, Rise Of State-Run New Media" (0) lambert
"Holder: 'Change is coming' after police shooting" (2) lambert
Cuomo loses on appeal; Teachout can appear on ballot (0) lambert
Memo to Ferguson St. Louis PD: Just because a civilian says "Shoot me now!" doesn't mean you've gotta do what he asks and whack him (0) lambert
Ferguson vs. Bundy Ranch (vs. Occupy) (0) lambert
iPad virtual large format camers? (6) lambert
Have I mentioned lately what an asshole Obama is? (0) lambert
Thanks, Vladi! (0) lambert
Frackers use diesel fuel illegally, then doctor the records (0) lambert
The Onion always has the best headlines (0) lambert
The amazing new World Trade Center logo (0) lambert
Bill Mitchell on the Old Mole (0) lambert
One last note on Ferguson (0) lambert
Cuomo administration to delete all email over 90 days old by default, even though they've got 50 gigs of storage per user (3) lambert
Cops whack black guy: Film at 11 in LA (0) lambert
"The NSA is developing an automatic malware-killer" (0) lambert
"Lauren Bacall on writing: The most complete experience I've ever had" (0) lambert
Wednesday Morning LoFi Blogging: "They saved Hitler's brain" (0) lambert
Fun with annotations [please test] (0) lambert
"Like" nothing (0) lambert
"Advisors to the Kurds" (0) lambert
NPR is a Stasi talking points laundry (0) lambert
Robin Williams dead at 63 (0) lambert
Meritocracy Neo Liberal Democrat Style: DeBlasio's Kids (2) Rainbow Girl
Scientists say fracking is part of why Oklahoma now rivals California in quake activity. (0) lambert
Have I mentioned lately what an asshole Obama is? (0) lambert
Well, this is appalling (0) lambert
Nevada offers teachers short term loans to buy classroom supplies (1) lambert
Apex predators (0) lambert
Latest Ebola Transfer to Safety - 75 yo Catholic Priest (0) Rainbow Girl
Bellingcat (0) lambert
S&P Economist Discovers that Income Inequality is Bad for Economy (0) Rainbow Girl
Winston Salem Diner Special - 15% Off if you Pray before Eating (4) Rainbow Girl
Swindling the middle class with Proposition 1 in Michigan (0) lambert
Propaganda works! (0) lambert
"The Really Scary Thing About Those Jaw-Dropping Siberian Craters" (0) lambert
"The changing face of humans: Researchers say drop in testosterone levels 50,000 years ago led to more feminine skulls and triggered 'era of co-operation' that gave mankind art and technology" (0) lambert
"Widespread impacts of neonicotinoids 'impossible to deny'" (0) lambert
Wealthiest Americans by State (0) lambert
CNN actually runs pro-single payer column (1) lambert
"Why Can’t the Banking Industry Solve Its Ethics Problems?" (0) lambert
"Rats Experience Feelings of Regret" (0) lambert
"Frontline’s 'Losing Iraq' asks what went wrong" (0) lambert
"My party has lost its soul: Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and the victory of Wall Street Democrats" (0) lambert
"confused cats against feminism" (0) lambert
"Optic Nerve: millions of Yahoo webcam images intercepted by GCHQ" (0) lambert
"Incandescent emulators" (0) lambert
"Israel’s Iron Dome is more like an iron sieve" (0) lambert
"Voter approval rates as butt plugs" (0) lambert
I hate the Red States vs. Blue States trope... (0) lambert
"Zepyhr Teachout to Andrew Cuomo: Resign Now" (0) lambert
"Percentage of women running farms in Maine more than double national average" (0) lambert
"Millionaire 'Urinated On Sweets In CVS Store'" (0) lambert
One reason the Detroit water shutoffs cause terror (0) lambert
Justine Tunney is a horrible human being (0) lambert
"I was at a fistfight, and a parliamentary session broke out!" (0) lambert
Obama + Michelle Cashing In - Palm Springs Mansion (3) Rainbow Girl
The banksters are like locusts, eating everything (0) lambert
"The Big Sell-Out: The Congressional Black Caucus and the Internet" (0) lambert
Not sure how things turned out for Arthur Silber but I fear the worst (0) lambert
"Capitol Hill Staffer Arrested With Gun" (0) lambert
"Bering Strait Theory, Pt. 1: How Dogma Trumped Science" (0) lambert
"The Federal Reserve Chief Just Poured Cold Water on Social Media Valuations" (0) lambert
The Global Accords Governing the Fair Use of Women (0) lambert
"My slow withdrawal from all things Google" (7) lambert
The black misleadership class at work (2) lambert
"Israel army tells Palestinians in north Gaza to evacuate" (0) lambert
And speaking of "extremists".... (0) lambert
Global 0.01% sinking their loose cash into luxury housing in Canada (0) lambert
Obots want Ginsberg to step down now... (0) lambert
"New Delay for F-35 Jets as Defense Department Grounds Fleet After a Fire" (1) lambert
"Hacking into Internet Connected Light Bulbs" (3) lambert
"Protesters in Murrieta force detainees' buses to go to Chula Vista" (0) lambert
"AP will use robots to write some business stories" (0) lambert
Making Piketty's data truly interchangeable (0) lambert
Not learning from Las Vegas (0) lambert
Stiglitz sets the table for a "tax fight" for the 2016 election (3) lambert
Onionshare file sharing app (0) lambert
Disney's "Frozen" aces the Bechdel Test (0) lambert
If you want to avoid a society-wide epidemic of Alzheimer's, target the less well-educated for mental stimulation (0) lambert
"Fracking flowback could pollute groundwater with heavy metals" (0) lambert
"Cell" like a jail (0) lambert
"New Facebook Feature Scans Profile To Pinpoint Exactly When Things Went Wrong" (0) lambert
Actually a serious post on production/reproduction from The Onion (0) lambert
Susie Madrak fund drive (0) lambert
Stirling Newberry on recession and unemployment (0) lambert