Mike's Blog Roundup

We are respectable negroes: Brother X-Squared, black radical genius, speaks on the New Black Panthers, voter intimidation, and the Obama administratio

Mike's Blog Round Up

Newshoggers: Meet the new COIN boss, same as the old COIN boss. Balloon Juice: Their own made-up, fictional universe. Gin and Tacos: Marchel Du

Open Thread

I, too, sing America. I am the darker brother. They send me to eat in the kitchen When company comes, But I laugh, And eat well, And grow st

Doug Fieger, RIP

(graphic via My good friend Doug Fieger, lead singer of The Knack just died this morning from a long bout against cancer. Doug Fieg

Open Thread

Man, cameras are racist too? What is this world coming to? When Joz Wang and her brother bought their mom a Nikon Coolpix S630 digital camera for