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Jay Lake
Date: 2010-10-21 05:29
Subject: [links] Link salad makes a difference engine
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Tags:cool, funny, links, personal, politics, religio, science
Homer Simpson: A True Catholic? — This makes my head hurt...

Captured: America in Color from 1939-1943 — This may be a repost of a prior link, but I can't track it. And if so, well, it's still mightily cool. (Via art guru James Gurney.)

Exoplanet Atmospheres: What We Don’t Know — More skiffy goodness from Paul Gilster at Centauri Dreams.

Why Liberals Don't Get the Tea Party Movement The Wall Street Journal conveniently ignores widely publicized facts in order to get both liberals and the Tea Party seriously wrong. The American Right's famed intellectual honesty and principled consistency shine through once more.

Commodity Futures Trading Commission judge says colleague biased against complainants — Ah, yes, the much-vaunted moral standards of conservativism strike again.

?otD: Charles or Ada?

Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (distraction factor, some WRPA)
Body movement: 30 minute stationay bike ride
Hours slept: 6.75 hours (solid but underslept)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (forgot)
Yesterday's chemo/post-op stress index: 4/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, emotional distress)
Currently reading: The Loving Dead by Amelia Beamer

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Brent "Chip" Edwards: news
User: chipuni
Date: 2010-10-21 12:33 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Before Murdoch took over the Wall Street Journal, it was known for excellent reporting in the news section... and pornography for the elite in the opinion section.

The porn for the elite in the opinion section hasn't changed.
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The Empress of Ice Cream
User: icecreamempress
Date: 2010-10-21 14:25 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I have a friend who used to work there, but was able to flee back to the Financial Times after chafing under the Murdoch regime, and she says what you said here! The staff perspective was that the beatings would continue until morale improved...
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Brent "Chip" Edwards: knowledge
User: chipuni
Date: 2010-10-23 02:00 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Your friend moved to an excellent newspaper. I think that it's the best among right-leaning sources.

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User: andelku
Date: 2010-10-21 16:32 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Why does nobody write essays entitled Why Tea Party Members Don't Get Liberals?
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