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American Protesters Still Live – Boycott BP (Picture)

There is a BP station just about 10 miles from my house. It is one of the full service jobs complete with a highly efficient car wash. I used to…

1 Trillion $ on Afghani – U.S. War.

*corrected / updated article* How would you spend it? Extended unemployment benefits? Begin paying Louisianians to give up their good health to shovel petroleum waste from their shores? How about…

Crazy Michele Bachmann Stained by Oil

The Sierra Club has launched a full scale ad campaign targeting loopy Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann. Watch: Related articles by Zemanta Majority Of Minnesotans Embarrassed By Michele Bachmann (alan.com) Michele…

Kosher Slaughter Outlawed In New Zealand – Jews Insist It Is Humane

New Zealand has become the fourth country to outlaw Jewish ritual slaughtering, authorities said Sunday, after Iceland, Norway, and Sweden took similar measures in the past. Under the newly instated…

Skinbook – Facebook for Nudists?

Image via Wikipedia If your privacy beef with Facebook is that it doesn’t have enough private parts, Skinbook may be the site for you. Billing itself as the web’s only…

Mobile Phones To Blame For Disappearance of Honey Bees

The growing use of mobile telephones is behind the disappearance of honey bees and the collapse of their hives, scientists have claimed. Their disappearance has caused alarm throughout Europe and…

Top Kill Fails – BP Abandons Effort

Image via Wikipedia Bad news from the Gulf this afternoon: BP is calling off its “top kill” operation after it failed to plug the oil leak in several attempts over…

Dennis Hopper Dies at 74

Image via Wikipedia A friend tells Reuters that Dennis Hopper has died from complications of prostate cancer. The 74-year-old, who made his name by starring in and directing the 1969…

‘Everywoman’ Sarah Palin Is Really ‘Elitist Ass’

Image via Wikipedia Sarah Palin is doomed, warns Gawker, and it’s her Wasilla brethren, not the Democrats, who could take her down. Sure, the fence she built around her home…

“How the f**k we gonna live?” – Louisiana fishermen mourn

This is an important post by Micheal Whitney over at Firedoglake. His dispatches are daily. Worth the read, and videos like this one: {I spent a heartbreaking three hours with…

The Curious Trial of Pope Benedict XVI

Image via Wikipedia How do you atone for something terrible, like the Inquisition? Joseph Ratzinger attempted to do just that for the Roman Catholic Church during a grandiose display of…

Bill Nye the Science Guy – Explains ‘Top Kill’ And BP’s Efforts To Seal Leak That’s Destroying The Gulf

Top class ‘Explainer’ Bill Nye the Science Guy tells us about ‘Top Kill’ and what BP is trying to do.…

Euro-Americans: What If Immigration Check Points Affected You?

Hat tip to Stuff White People Do…

Polar Bears – Thank you Mr. President For Stopping Shell Oil From Killing Us

In a huge victory for the Arctic’s endangered species, today Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and President Barack Obama announced that Shell Oil company won’t be allowed to drill for oil…