Samantha Bee’s Preview of the New York Primary Was Hilarious

321Scout
4/20/16 4:46:15 pm
re: #229 wheat-dogghazi-mailgate Many ex-pat Thais (meaning they aren't in immediate danger if they criticize the junta) say the military is using the lese majeste laws to oppress (small d) democrats. They make a very strong case.

As we digest the results of tonight’s New York primary, here’s Samantha Bee’s preview from last night, because it’s funny.

NYPD Labor Union Declares “We Have Become a Wartime Police Department”

Bad craziness
127FortyDeuce
12/22/14 5:50:23 am
It's funny, I didn't hear this kind of rhetoric when Jared and Amanda Miller, two white right-wing extremists killed two cops and a civilian in Las Vegas. They wanted to start a revolution. It's funny how no one on the ...

Stephen Colbert Examines Anthony Weiner’s Penis in Depth

Carlos Danger, secret mayor
106Unshaken Defiance
7/25/13 12:49:46 pm
re: #105 lawhawk Makes me think this is somehow okay with her. Some kind of arrangement. Reminds me of that ball player who gets one cheat a year according to the wife. This seems pretty weird to some, but we ...

NSA Paper: Fewer Than 300 Phone Numbers Examined in Detail

NSA also claims the phone data led to the leader of a plot to attack the New York subway system
153Obdicut (Now with 2% less brain)
6/16/13 1:44:10 pm
re: #134 Political Atheist It's complex. It's basically stuff you probably already do: repetition of action. Telling people to do something: very little effect. Leading them through doing it-- like having them triple-check that a gun is unloaded, having them ...

Firefighters Gunned Down in Western New York

Days without gun violence: 0
208ReamWorks SKG
12/26/12 8:52:50 am
re: #205 SidewaysQuark and swimming pools! Florida has passed all sorts of reactionary (and expensive) "Megan's Law" and ankle-bracelet tracking laws for convicted sex offenders to combat the once-every-three-year abduction and murder (not that those aren't horrible.) Meanwhile, 100 kids ...

Terrorism Suspect Arrested in Manhattan

Learned how to make bombs from Anwar al-Awlaki’s magazine
53Nyet
11/21/11 6:34:28 am
re: #52 CuriousLurker Yeah, I got that. If there's a good probability of a threat based on credible info, then surveillance of a community is not out of question, which is a part of the bait-and-switch here. The "switch" being ...