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The Errington Thompson Show 5-17-08

This is the Errington Thompson Show. I interviewed the Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald who has been in the news after revealing that the NSA was listening in (or is that databasing?) all of our calls back in 2008. Check it out. Today’s show is full of extra special goodness. I have Glenn Greenwald as my special guest. We discuss his book, Great American Hypocrites. Interestingly, we talk about Bush, the FISA court and telecompanies helping the government listen in on our conversations. This is a great interview. I also cover President Bush’s attack on Senator Barack Obama, as well as his “sacrifice”

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Jon Stewart blasts Fox News

Jon Stewart blasts Fox News for being Neanderthal, knuckle-dragging twits. Here is what president Obama said on July 13, 2012. The guys at Fox News thought that was too simple. It made Barack Obama seem… too presidential? In Touch? Human? I don’t know. All I know is that Fox News decided that they needed to edit it to change the meaning. They made it into some government monstrosity in which everyone to be subservient to the government. Craziness. Here’s what John Stewart had to say about it – The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily

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President Obama in Aurora

Yesterday, President Obama met with the families of the Aurora shooting. From the Denver Post: President Barack Obama spent more than two private hours with injured victims and families at University of Colorado Hospital on Sunday evening before saying in a televised address that it will be the “good people” and the heroic acts that will be remembered in the theater shootings — not the alleged gunman. He quoted a passage from the Bible’s book of Revelation that says, in part, that God “will wipe away every tear from their eyes and death shall be no more.” “In the end, after

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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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