Archive for September, 2009
Capitalism: A Love Story

Capitalism: A Love Story

September 27th, 2009 / Film / 15 comments

I've never been a huge Michael Moore fan. Still, his latest documentary Capitalism: A Love Story is powerful and entertaining. ...

Democracy Doesn't Work In Impoverished Nations

September 16th, 2009 / Books, Current Affairs, Newswire / 10 comments

America's got to end its deadly devotion to democracy via Christian Science Monitor Democracy is a messy business, even in wealthy countries. One look at the Tea Party demonstrations proves ...

Racist Xenophobe Responds On Cue

September 15th, 2009 / Bigotry, Newswire / 26 comments

I knew my article on immigration would get some attention, but I didn't realize it would be such a textbook example of the hatred and bigotry I was talking ...

Are They Really Trying To Ban Divorce?

September 14th, 2009 / Current Affairs, Humor, Newswire, Religion / 7 comments

Apparently emboldened by the success of Prop. 8, it seems California religious nutters are now gathering signatures to put an initiative to ban divorce on the ballot in 2010. I still can't ...

Coal Industry Still Poisoning America's Water

September 13th, 2009 / Energy Transition, Newswire, Stupid Things / 2 comments

Coal Industry Still Poisoning America's Water via New York Times ...and they're getting away with it. Even Obama's EPA can't seem to get a handle on the corruption, bullying and intimidation ...