Monthly Archives: June 2007

Hamas TV’s Mickey Mouse-ripoff martyred

According to the Associated Press: A Mickey Mouse lookalike who preached Islamic domination on a Hamas-affiliated children’s television program was beaten to death in the show’s final episode Friday.In the final skit, “Farfour” was killed by an actor posing as … Continue reading

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Sicko Review

Okay, I pirated the movie before it was supposed to come out. So sue me (please don’t). Anyway, I’m not the biggest Michael Moore fan. I don’t dislike him as much as many people do, and I admit I’ve enjoyed … Continue reading

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Thomas Paine quotes

Thomas Paine was a revolutionary and an intellectual that was influencial in the American revolution. His famous works include Common Sense, which advocated independence of the American colonies, and The Age of Reason, which criticized Christianity and the bible. “These … Continue reading

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9/11 didn’t change the world

But you wouldn’t know it by listening to the politicians and pundits. They go on and on about how the single event has changed everything, but it really hasn’t. One day — 2,974 fatalities — has been the center of … Continue reading

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Lieberman advocates attacking Iran

The conservatives’ favorite Democrat, now independent, recently went on CBS’s “Face the Nation” and said: I think we’ve got to be prepared to take aggressive military action against the Iranians to stop them from killing Americans in Iraq This goes … Continue reading

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Ted Kennedy supports net neutrality

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Church threatens legal action against Sony

The Church of England has threatened legal action against Sony Entertainment due to the unauthorized use of the Manchester Cathedral in the PS3 game Resistance: Fall of Man. The bishop of Manchester accused Sony of being irresponsible, noting “It is … Continue reading

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Libby gets 2 1/2 years in prison

Former White House aide I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby was found guilty on Tuesday in the CIA leak investigation. He was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison and fined $250,000 for his role. Libby is the highest ranking White House … Continue reading

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McCain and the series of tubes

Republican John McCain went to a technology conference a while ago and decided he was against net neutrality. Claiming “When you control the pipe you should be able to profit from your investment” he essentially endorsed the use of censorship … Continue reading

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US presence in Iraq to be like in South Korea

On Wednesday Tony Snow said that President Bush would like to see a lengthy US presence in Iraq like the one in South Korea to provide stability. The US has had thousands of troops in South Korea for the last … Continue reading

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