Instead of a day, let’s give our soldiers a VA that knows how to treat PTSD. Disabled veterans struggle with broken claims system — MSNBC.
We did an interview two years ago with David Swanson who actually tried to get President Bush impeached. I suggest you check it out for Memorial Day. Author of War Is A Lie he led the congressional campaign to impeach President George W. Bush and Vice President Richard B. Cheney. David also wrote Daybreak: Undoing [...]
What’s shaking in New Zealand? Turns out everything. The biggest earthquake in 150 years is hitting Wellington at the moment, but none of the locals are diving under desks or sheltering in doorways. The magnitude 7 quake is centred to the west of the capital and is 40km deep, and has been rolling all year, GeoNet [...]
A French student has invented a farming robot to replace sheepdogs. It’s only a matter of time until they invent a robot for shepherds that feels as good as a sheep. Baa, baa robot! Drone controlled by computer will be able to track and round up sheep and cows | Mail Online.
Don’t throw anything out! Keep everything! Hoard! Hoard! Hoard! From today’s New York Times… An Apple-1 computer, made in 1976, sold for a record $671,400 on Saturday at an auction in Germany, including all fees and taxes, said Uwe Breker, the German auctioneer. Vintage Apple-1 Sells for Record $671,400 – NYTimes.com.
Bob Dole: GOP should be ‘closed for repairs’.
The Obamacare Shock – NYTimes.com
Nonprofit Applicants Chafing at I.R.S. Tested Political Limits – NYTimes.com.
Sweden’s Riots Put Its Identity in Question – NYTimes.com.
Republican Senator Lindsay Graham repeatedly denies he’s gay. In that case he should tell his penis, and the guy he lives with. Two years ago the New York Times reported… During a South Carolina Tea Party rally this spring, one speaker created an uproar by postulating that Graham supported a guest-worker program out of fear [...]