The Poor Man Institute: Remember when torture just involved a few "bad apples?"  We're all 'Good Germans' now. The Bobblespeak Translations: Meet Th
May 18, 2009

The Poor Man Institute: Remember when torture just involved a few "bad apples?"  We're all 'Good Germans' now.

The Bobblespeak Translations: Meet The Press - May 17, 2009

ginandtacos: Badge Engineering

TBogg: Attack of the IslamoMolemen

3quarksdaily: Monday Poem

"I believe that if we had and would keep our dirty, bloody, dollar-soaked fingers out of the business of these nations so full of depressed, exploited people, they will arrive at a solution of their own -- and if unfortunately their revolution must be of the violent type because the "haves" refuse to share with the "have-nots" by any peaceful method, at least what they get will be their own, and not the American style, which they don't want and above all don't want crammed down their throats by Americans." - General David M. Shoup, Commandant of the Marine Corps 1960-63, recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor.

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