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New Hampshire Herald

I was at the supermarket today and after picking up my groceries and prescriptions I stopped to grab a copy of the excellent Hippo Press.  Next to the stack of Hippos I noticed another free paper, this one with a large, grainy tabloid-style picture of Maggie Hassan on the cover with the text EXPOSED! Maggie’s […]

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Daily National 2/17 breifing

AmericanLP covers all the top headlines in politics on both sides of the aisle in this morning’s news brief. Major headlines yesterday once again pointed to a rebounding economy. New applications for unemployment hit a 4-year low. Also, the DNC released a new ad, which you can view at the 1:15 mark, highlighting the diverging […]

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GP Rep Claims First Lady has a “Large Posterior”

Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner R Wisconsin is getting the biggest press coverage of his life. He’s on the front page of the Drudge Report, Huffington Post and, basically, everywhere else. Did he finally author earth-shattering legislation after 33 years in Congress? Nope. He said the First Lady has a “Large Posterior.” A Democratic operative recently overheard […]

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If you love journalism this is AWESOME!

I was so excited reading this post by Jay Rosen, I wanted to get up and dance around the room.  I have been puzzling and mulling and aching for some semblance, beyond the wonderful progressive/liberal blogs that I read, of real thoughtful courageous reporting.  At least now someone is talking about it.A few excerpts: Mister […]

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On Fixing The World, Or, Help George Carlin Stick It To God

Once again The Fates have come our way to provide a story, and once again, we have a contender for the “Ironic Story Of The Year”. It’s got everything you need for serious irony: an irascible comedian who mocked religion at every opportunity, a city that loved him, and the rich coincidence of his having […]

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“A Counterintelligence and Black Ops Office”

Firedoglake has a speculative piece that also has more than one shocking assertion. Most notable, the Fox “Brain Room.” http://firedoglake.com/2011/07… But unlike virtually everybody else, because I had to design and build the Brain Room, I knew it also housed a counterintelligence and black ops office. So accessing phone records was easy pie.” That’s a […]

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Report: News of the World Is Shutting Down

Amazing. http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2011… The scandal-hit British tabloid News of the World will shut down after Sunday’s issue, its owner, News International, told CNN Thursday. Journalists at News of the World, a tabloid that is the world’s top-selling English-language newspaper, have been accused of hacking into the mobile phone account of missing British teenager Milly Dowler, intercepting […]

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