India's Last Dancing Bear Freed

December 18, 2009 BBC World News The bear and its owner, an impoverished Kalandar nomad, were discovered in southern India, and persuaded to travel t

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Bring It On: Most corporations, including the vast majority of foreign companies doing business in the United States, pay no income taxes, according t

Draft-With Fear They Scream : ANWAR!

The Shock Doctrine move by Conservative goons is on the move.  They re using the fear of rising gas prices to push the ridiculous notion that all wil

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Here’s your wakeup call (h/t commenter ysbaddaden). Thought you might need that. Know I did. Brad Jacobson of MediaBloodhound here, the guy who won'

For Want Of A Dentist

This should never have happened in the United States. We're becoming a third world nation before our very eyes. WaPo: (h/t Pach) Twelve-year-old

Open Thread

The War on Christmas is one profitable venture. The American Family Assn., a conservative activist group, has rung up more than $550,000 in sales of

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2006 SENATE RACE RANKINGS: Hotline's editor-in-chief, Chuck Todd's analysis of the races....and vet and senate candidate, James Webb, shows he knows h