Daily Archive: 02/18/2016

Feb 18 2016

Cornel West

A year or 2 ago TMC and I had the privilege to attend a talk by Jeremy Scahill (who recommended a really good restaurant to us) about Dirty Wars (the book). What? I know people. Anyway we sat next to Spencer Ackerman’s mom (since passed) who was a late arrival there to see her son …

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Feb 18 2016

No Street Cred

“I never saw him, I never met him.” says John Lewis about Bernie Sanders after the Congressional Black Caucus political action committee endorsed Hillary Clinton. Lewis has since walked back his statement and admittedly the Civil Rights movement was a big one, to imply that all Chinese people must know each other because of their …

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Feb 18 2016

Punting the Pundits

“Punting the Pundits” is an Open Thread. It is a selection of editorials and opinions from around the news medium and the internet blogs. The intent is to provide a forum for your reactions and opinions, not just to the opinions presented, but to what ever you find important. Thanks to ek hornbeck, click on …

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Feb 18 2016

The Breakfast Club (HypheNation)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:30am (ET) to …

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