ASME shut-out for Rolling Stone

National Magazine Award

We’re going to go out on a limb and say the offices of Rolling Stone are not a cheerful place to be right now. The mag was conspicuously absent from the National …

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John Patrick Bedell on Youtube

Thanks to reader Rang de, we have this presentation John Patrick Bedell uploaded to Youtube on October 31, 2006. Like Bedell’s writing it’s pretty hard to follow and may be …

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High Court Upholds Whores-Race Politics

High Court

Evidently alarmed that our national politics had become insufficiently corrupt, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that most federal restraints on campaign spending are unlawful. In a 5-4 vote on Citizens United v.FEC, …

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Lost: It Only Ends Once


Yes, they explained where the polar bears came from. In 2004, ABC was a network in trouble. It had no big hits, its pilots were bombing, it was perpetually stuck …

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