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Early Glenn Beck

Conspiracy!

I’ve been wondering for ever so long why movie studios always manage to release odd films with roughly the same premise at basically the same time. Two volcano movies, two asteroid-destroys-the-Earth movies, two Victorian illusionist movies, and now – now! – two guy-wandering-through-desolate-post-apocalyptic-wasteland movies. First, The Road: And now The Book of Eli: I ask […]

The President I always wanted

What really attracted me to Obama during the campaign was common sense. He said he wasn’t an ideologue. He said there was stuff to do, and by golly, he was going to do that stuff, and get it done, and he would do so bipartisanly. It didn’t work out so well. For the first year, […]

NSFW?

It’s Saturday night, you shouldn’t be working anyway.

Cuttler on health care

I posted this video earlier, but I think it’s worth posting again in light of the Masshole vote. It’s an interview with a Harvard health care economist on why we really, really need health care reform.

Words fail.

Recently, I thought I had spotted the worst campaign ad ever. Rarely am I proven so wrong so quickly: A pregnant gospel choir teams up with a mentally handicapped piano player and a man dressed as a baby to inform us in song that “the least bad is the best,” and now my head has […]

McDisgusting

“… and by recovered I mean, apparently re-dipping their balls in gold.” The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c Clusterf#@k to the Poor House – Wall Street Bonuses www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Health Care Crisis

Well that was bound to happen sooner or later

Glee: Awesome.

Glee’s writers must have at some point mortgaged their souls to Satan. There is no other way to explain their ability to combine so many dark, cutting, truly funny jokes with the sweet earnestness of “Up With People.” Seriously, how in the world, in this day and age, can you make a running joke about […]