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Orson Welles' final film, The Other Side of the Wind, will be completed and shown for the first time next year. . Continue reading
Posted yesterday at A Spork in the Drawer
Well, this is even a bit more crazy than FOX "News" usually gets: "An American jihad would embrace the correct belief that if every nation on earth were governed by freely elected leaders and by our Constitution, the world would... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at A Spork in the Drawer
The Red Cross is an increasingly lousy organization. There are no doubt plenty of worthy charities near you that could use help. And they probably don't have high overhead, celebrities to manage, and political log-rolling to engage in. . Continue reading
Posted yesterday at A Spork in the Drawer
Mother's little helper: Now where's my Miltown? . Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Black goes with everything. .
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Define Tasteful at A Spork in the Drawer
Four former Blackwater mercenaries have been convicted of murder or manslaughter but George Bush, Dick Cheney, and Don Rumsfeld remain at large and their whereabouts well-known. . Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
This guy actually hosts an influential television news program. I'd call Todd an example of the Peter Principle but he proved himself incompetent long ago. . Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
From the police tapes concerning the recent Thrilla in Wasilla: In one of the recordings, a witness could be heard talking to an officer about the fights that night. At one point the man paused, and wanted to make sure... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Which one's tackier? Ha, that's a trick question! They're both equally tacky! .
Toggle Commented Oct 21, 2014 on Rubes at A Spork in the Drawer
I see Apple is continuing its remarkable streak of making every update of iTunes worse than the last. . Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Yinz jagoffs. . Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
As a rule, when filmmakers/television makers decide to throw every silly idea that enters their noggins on the screen absolute crap results. But every rule has an exception and the exception to this one is Fox's Sleepy Hollow: Tom Mison... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
South Carolina gives away the game: In the cases of women who claim they feared for their lives when confronted with violent intimate abusers, prosecutors say the Stand Your Ground law shouldn’t apply. “(The Legislature’s) intent … was to provide... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
The Asheville, North Carolina City Council. . Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
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Coo-coo: Conservative legal activist Larry Klayman has filed a lawsuit against President Obama for “providing material support and aid to international terrorism and facilitating terrorism” by not implementing a travel ban on people from countries facing an Ebola outbreak. [...]... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Plenty of private interests are funding boys and their toys: Across the nation, private foundations are increasingly being tapped to provide police with technology and weaponry that -- were it purchased with public money -- would come under far closer... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
The NYT takes a look at the battle between retail behemoth Amazon and Hachette - Bezos' internet retailer* is making it difficult to find and purchase books published by the publishing giant - but this bit jumped out at me:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Part of a sensible diet plan: . Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
The Susan G. Komen Foundation. Next up: Komen teams up with Phillip Morris to produce pink cigarettes! [Via Erik Loomis.] . Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Premise: George Will writes a column declaring that women look forward to being raped so they can claim a "coveted" victim status. Subsequently, George Will finds himself disinvited from speaking at a California women's college. Conclusion: George Will is the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
Roy: If people are mentioning capitalism in something other than respectful terms, it's not because George Lakoff told them to, but because of what are regrettably still current events: While capitalism may have been possible to overlook when it was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer
When conservatives scream "Judicial Activism!!!" they really mean "A COURT DID SOMETHING I DON'T LIKE!!!". . Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at A Spork in the Drawer