Town’s Officers Resign En Masse When First Black Mayor Elected

Missouri Adjourning
375Khal Wimpo
4/20/15 3:52:09 pm
re: #243 Nyet Won't someone please pet those baby otters and give them a bottle? Jeez. Help the little fellas, already! Monsters.
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Here’s a fun story about a bunch of very corrupt looking cops and city employees cleverly trying to appear racist to avoid being investigated for illegal shenanigans. “Safety concerns,” in this case however is likely a euphemism for “I don’t want to go to jail.” Either that or they’re just …

Mickey Kaus Quits Daily Caller After Tucker Carlson Pulls Critical Fox News Column

Right wing journalism at its finest
3/18/15 1:06:44 pm
re: #228 Bass Reeves It's not an "actual definition". It's a late re-definition attempt by some of a conventional term. Here is the actual definition: As you see, racism in general sense is racial prejudice, not necessarily an ability to ...
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Tom Cotton Tries to Sabotage Obama’s Iran Deal, Then Calls for Massive Defense Spending

Not a coincidence
581The Very Reverend Battleaxe of Knowledge
3/17/15 11:42:39 am
re: #543 William Barnett-Lewis Yeah. While I hate Lemay more than anybody who's ever worn an American uniform other than Douglas MacArthur, he was supremely competent at what he did, and while he bragged that he could launch a first ...
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DOJ Preparing Corruption Charges Against Sen. Bob Menendez, Chuck C. Johnson Starts Boasting

Smear merchant claims “vindication,” but it’s not
3/06/15 6:58:30 pm
re: #11 Nyet If it had been a Republican, this thread would have been about "GOP corruption", instead of focusing on UpChuck. It's always easier to focus on the problems of the 'other side'. But some of it is also ...
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Supreme Court Says Democracy Is for Sale to the Highest Bidder

For sale: one (1) political system, slightly used, not cheap
541Blind Frog Belly White
4/03/14 11:26:10 am
I see - have seen - where you're coming from, and to a great extent I agree, but I cannot agree with the degree of absoluteness you attach to your conclusions. I think there's more to biology than you appear ...
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Buzzfeed: Al Jazeera Offered Julian Assange $1.3M for Diplomatic Cables

Corruption among the anarchists
2/24/14 1:01:53 pm
re: #108 Feline Fearless Leader "Dumping the A-10 is also pressure for adopting the F-35 since you need the strike aircraft." Not that the Air Force will want to risk their hugely expensive, maybe-not-so-reliable hangar queens on close air support, ...
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Photo of the Day: Fantasies of a Ukrainian Prosecutor General

Yanukovych wasn’t the only wildly corrupt official
104dr. luba
2/24/14 11:22:30 am
re: #74 BishopX Perhaps not so much small group dynamics as idealism? When the protesters arrived they immediately set to looking for documents, and going through them. This is a revolutionary movement that didn't loot--why start now? There is a ...
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The Creeping Expansion of Corporate Civil Rights

A little history
2/19/14 11:35:03 am
re: #502 Eventual Carrion Human Development. From Fielding Graduate University (then Fielding Graduate Institute). Fielding is a distance learning PhD system. It is accredited (by the WASC), which is the question I had.
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