Posted on February 11, 2010 by Justin Fung
Check out this campaign by Richard Curtis and Bill Nighy:
Come be a part of the world’s biggest bank job.
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Posted on January 18, 2010 by Justin Fung
Check out this insightful–and tragic–analysis of two instances of mourning, from the Guardian newspaper over the weekend: “The World As It Is – or – Bones & Bonuses.”
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Posted on January 5, 2010 by Justin Fung
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Posted on December 1, 2009 by Justin Fung
It’s World AIDS Day. Watch this vid:
Iron Man 2:
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Posted on October 19, 2009 by Justin Fung
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Posted on October 7, 2009 by Justin Fung
Happy birthday, Barcode! Also, baseball playoffs start today–go Dodgers!
- Fox News’ Shep Smith schools Rep. John Barrasso (WY) on the public option–I’m generally not a huge fan of Fox News, but Shep Smith is one redeeming feature.
- If you had five minutes to tell me why a public option is a good thing …
- If you had nine minutes to then critique said video (in the interests of being “fair and balanced,” haha …)
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Posted on September 29, 2009 by Justin Fung
- Sarah Palin’s book, "Going Rogue," will be out on November 17. (Point 1: "Going Rogue"? Please. Point 2: That’s going straight onto my Amazon wishlist.)
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