Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Some Swedish idiot has put together a summary of the political motivations for terrorism in Europe from 2006 to 2009 by misrepresenting numbers published by EUROPOL.

I hope that this rant, besides from letting me indulge in my urge to lambast whoever masterminded this roguish approach to customer service, will serve as my small contribution to Googles grand scheme of making worthwhile human knowledge available to powerless travelers everywhere. And perhaps even serving as an example of knowledge → power in a sense slightly less abstract than the saying usually implies.

According to this believable source the only credible way to show that you’re not a liberal/communist sap is to pay Mike Reagan $39.95 for the privilege of associating yourself with his fathers name. That my friends is a perfect example of proper American capitalism/opportunism! For some reason doesn’t seem to have been registered yet… […]

It’s so nice to wake up in the morning and have your world view reinforced by a superb animation of a RSA lecture on the dynamics of personal motivation and performance. The lecture is based on a MIT study funded by the Federal Reserve Bank (known in tea-baggin’ circles as a socialist institution) that shows […]

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