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Cool Video (re-posted)

I wrote this a couple of years ago. Funny how some things haven’t changed. Enjoy the video! Being on call at night (Saturday) is a trip. One would be amazed at the stuff that I see. Like the song says, “The freaks come out at night.” I found this totally cool video. I love the animation. The techo-music is kinda cool, also. I will be back to discussing illegal wiretaps, on-going violence in Iraq and Israel, Vice President Cheney’s boastful and unsupported claims, the Miami Seven, the lack of an effective policy to confront North Korea or Iran and the stalemate

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Why is Lou Dobbs still on the air?

I have thought for over three or four years Lou Dobbs has been over the top. He is in another zone of crazy when he talks about immigration, which is about every other show. Well, the other night, he had to talk about this dustup over whether Obama was born in Hawai’i or not. From Polical Animal: Adam Serwer noted yesterday that the whole Birther movement “is probably hurting CNN more than it’s hurting the GOP.” That’s a very persuasive point. The fact that the Republican base has more than its share of nuts is well established, but CNN wants to be

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Why didn't Sessions and Kyl vote against Samuel Alito?

I like this post. Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy From Glenn Greenwald: At his Senate confirmation hearing, Sam Alito used his opening statement to emphasize how his experience as an Italian-American influences his judicial decision-making (video is here): But when I look at those cases, I have to say to myself, and I do say to myself, “You know, this could be your grandfather, this could be your grandmother. They were not citizens at one time, and they were people who came to this country” . . . . When I get a case about discrimination, I

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.


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