The dog was named Parrot.
Found this on Facebook. This kind of stuff fills me with disgust. This was taken moments before Parrot was murdered by the cop. The cop drove his knee into the middle of Parrot’s back while stretching Parrot’s forelegs behind him, as one would do with an armed criminal. Without waiting to determine whether this technique would calm Parrot, the cop grabbed Parrot, lifted him off the...
Vatican Calls for Central World Bank →
The Vatican called on Monday for the establishment of a “global public authority” and a “central world bank” to rule over financial institutions that have become outdated and often ineffective in dealing fairly with crises. A major document from the Vatican’s Justice and Peace department should be music to the ears of the “Occupy Wall Street” demonstrators and similar movements around the world...
iamthebatmandagnabit asked: Do you make themes? Do you have a page where I can get the codes?
Sorry Jesus, economic incentives and calculation...
fuckyeahemergence: Ah, so this is how certain (not all) Christians explain how it’s perfectly fine to be a selfish cunt… Enlightening!
clientsfromhell: Client: “When I Google ‘Open Sundays’, our company website doesn’t even come up.” Me: “Why would it?” Client: “Uh, because we’re open Sundays. Obviously.” Me: “There are a lot of places that are open on Sunday, though.” Client: “But I wasn’t looking for those other sites, I was looking for ours. Are you even paying attention!?”
We sold ourselves a pipe dream that everyone could get rich and no one would get...– America’s Exploding Pipe Dream
Occupy San Francisco: the teenager who was refused... →
socialistscum: Occupy San Francisco protester Miran Istina stands outside the US Bank building on Market Street, San Francisco. Photograph: Martin Lacey As Miran Istina puts it, she has been living on borrowed time since she was 14. Diagnosed with cancer, she was given just months to live after her health insurer refused to provide her with life-saving surgery. Now 18, Istina, from the city of...
…We hate the rich? Come on. Success is the national religion, and almost...– Wall Street Isn’t Winning It’s Cheating | Matt Taibbi | Rolling Stone (via jaundicedeye)
Only 34% of Americans now support Obamacare, according to the latest Kaiser...– Conn Carroll (via washingtonexaminer) The question to ask WITH this would be: What percentage of Americans actually have a clear view on what ‘Obamacare’ actually IS. I bet that percentage is even lower than 34%.
Big post to make up for lack of posting:
evilteabagger: I’ve been moving around since 8am and just settled into my room a half hour ago. Ohio University Students for Liberty had a “Flex Your Rights” event tonight on the eve of OU’s noted weekend-long Halloween block party. Overall it went pretty well. About 8 people outside of SFL showed up. The police officer had predictable comments to add afterward. I’m still glad we had both the...
DEAR AMERICA: It’s Time To Say A Big “Thank You”... →
It’s about time the short-term-profit bullshit stops. Read this. Let it sink in. This is what many more companies should be doing.
50% of All Workers Made Less than $26,000 in 2010 →
azspot: The number of millionaires increased by about 20 percent. (via ethicalecon)
We’re praying for Google, that it may make good honest choices and see the...– Christian organization I did a site for, their SEO strategy. (via clientsfromhell)
Tomorrow, the cost of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will be more than $1.259...– Jim Wallis (via azspot)
Revealed – the capitalist network that runs the... →
The world really is controlled by a VERY small insanely powerful group. The protesters are definitely right.
What’s so great about the Apple story is that Steve ended up making...– Tim O’Reilly on running a business, and the pursuit of passion rather than profit.
Illic est haud Deus: 300,000 babies stolen from... →
thereisnogod: intheshadowofyggdrasil: abaldwin360: By Polly Dunbar | dailymail.co.uk Up to 300,000 Spanish babies were stolen from their parents and sold for adoption over a period of five decades, a new investigation reveals. The children were trafficked by a secret network of doctors,… I am so done with dealing with religion. This is just beyond sad now. Say WHAAAAAAT??!?!?!?!?!