V.21 No.52 |
The Daily Word in divorce, child support, gay marriage in Maine and Swedish pizza
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Dec 29 2012 10:36 AM ]
Former Republican Congressional candidate Gary Smith is accused of slashing opponent Janice Arnold-Jones' tires.
Albuquerque Journal editorial endorses cessation of Metropolitan Detention Center's methadone program.
Joe Arpaio is in the news again.
Kansas seeks to force sperm donor to pay child support for lesbian couple's kid.
The woman who was gang raped in New Delhi died.
Congress renewed the FISA act without any of the amendments that might have protected Americans' digital privacy.
Video of Russian cops giving hugs.
Did the U.S. government kill Marilyn Monroe because she was a commie?
Interesting history of clothing sizes.
Silvio Berlusconi will pay his former wife 132,000 dollars a day according to their divorce settlement.
In 1997 this was a dark day for the fowl of Hong Kong.
V.20 No.41 |
The Daily Word in Occupy Wall Street, Mitt Romney on free trade, Val Kilmer selling out
By Sam Adams [ Fri Oct 14 2011 9:29 AM ]
Occupy Wall Street marches onward as protesters maintain hold of Lower Manhattan park.
Wall Street protests planned for Santa Fe and Taos.
Marathon runner takes a bus to the finish line.
Breaking news: Lindsay Lohan gets fired from community service program.
Mitt Romney writes for the Washington Post about free trade in China.
The Lead/Coal project has pissed people off. How about the Copper project?
Brewers step up and beat Cards to knot NLCS.
Crash in Colorado kills deputy and five kids.
Italian prime minister ekes out confidence vote.
35 Maryland Bloods charged in kidnapping and murder case. Oh, indeed.
Val Kilmer sells most of his ranch to an oil magnate. First there was The Island of Dr. Moreau, now this.
How eating disorders play into the health care wars.
Don't get lost in a corn maze.
John Bear went to see Lynyrd Skynyrd. And ZZ Top.
V.20 No.35 |
The Daily Word in newspapers, cop-sex, and JSOC
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Sep 3 2011 2:49 PM ]
Vote for the best animated T.V. theme.
"Alcohol doesn't make you behave badly, it just stops you from caring...."
Two major Beijing newspapers suddenly have a new "publisher:" the Propaganda Bureau.
There is no safer place to invest your money than print media, according to... The Onion.
Ten enduring myths about the U.S. space program.
New Mexico State Police cop caught copulating on car in front of canine has been fired.
Update on the New Mexico based Lone Ranger film shoot that is on hold.
Excellent Washington Post article about the recent exponential growth of JSOC, the United States' "secret army."
Berlusconi calls Italy "Shitaly." OK, he only said "shitty," but that's his cross to bear.
On this day in 1967 Sweden switched from driving on the left to driving on the right.
V.20 No.9 |
The Daily Word 3.5.11: Synthetic cannabis prohibition; Berlusconi; Yekaterinburg
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Mar 5 2011 3:13 PM ]
The man who started this revolution is being assassinated every day.
P.K. Dick fans hate movies based on his books.
Bold smuggler caught at one of the world's premier interdiction points.
NYC drivers still park like assholes.
This week's TSG mugshots.
This is where the don't ask don't tell repeal is. 60 days late and a bathrobe short.
On this day in 1995 the remains of the missing members of the Romanov family were exhumed in Yekaterinburg.
V.20 No.7 |
The Daily Word 2.19.11: Bingaman's seat; demise of Dewey decimal; fink on Berlusconi
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Feb 19 2011 10:29 AM ]
Senator Jeff Bingaman announced his retirement. It's going to be like amphetamine musical chairs when he vacates his seat.
House republicans pass bill to implement enormous spending cuts. Hey Boehner, read my lips: "VETO."
Forest Service is afraid people will fall into holes in the Sandia mountains.
The dumbing down continues. Victim: The Dewey Decimal System.
Protesters are being killed, arrested and intimidated in Lybia, Iran, Yemen. NY Times Blog.
Speaking of intimidation, this Senate bill would make the publishing of classified information a felony.
By the way: despite popular opinion, Wikileaks has revealed a ton of important information that the hoi polloi didn't know before.
Breaking news regarding sharks.
Wild mug shot of suspected catalytic converter criminal.
Turn back the hands of time with Matt Groening's Father's 1969 short film "Basic Brown, Basic Blue."
Today is Cracker Jack Day. On this day in 1912, the first prize was placed in a box of Cracker Jack.
V.20 No.2 |
The Daily Word 1.15.11
Stealer of Hearts and Berlusconi; Michael Steele; virtual border is dead;The Mad Canadian.
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Jan 15 2011 9:43 AM ]
Not everyone loves a good Hitler joke.
Cowabunga! Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi is being investigated for throwing bunga bunga parties featuring underage girls/prostitutes. This gets complicated as Italian age of consent is 14. Legal age for a prostitute, however, is 18.
This is what Sarah Palin's Blood Libel speech sounds like in her native planet's tongue.
Janet Napolitano has killed the U.S.-Mexico virtual border fence.
What would you do before running amok? Jared Loughner took photos of himself wearing only a thong and a Glock, and had them printed at Walmart.
Excellent classic BBC documentary on L.S.D.
Speaking of L.S.D. check out The Pretty Things.
On this day in 1965 The Who's Can't Explain came out. Shindig!
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