When I gain a pound it's in the headlines.
Not in my Headlines Du Jour, Kim.
► Don't blame Obama! Nixon's the one! ◄
It's easy to forget amidst all of the conservative handwringing
that this is the kind of plan GOP has always wanted
██ A couple of headlines from Detroit, 'Merka's first throwaway city ██
► It turns out Gov Snyder could have protected the pensions, but chose not to ◄
Snyder rejected pension fund conditions
Kevyn Orr testifies DIA art could help city,
but stops short of suggesting sale
► Who is scooping up some of these distressed buildings? ◄
China Moves to U.S. Projects
Investors Taking on Distressed Properties in Cities Such as Detroit
► We will soon learn whether Rupert Murdoch paid his minions enough to keep their mouths shut ◄
High-profile British phone-hacking trial begins
► The Wall Street Journal used to be a respected newspaper. Then Rupert Murdoch bought it ◄
Suzanne Somers’ Anti-Obamacare Op-Ed
in the WSJ Is at 3 Corrections and Counting…
Trayvon Martin’s Mother Responds to
Ted Cruz’s Stand Your Ground Remarks
► BLAME OBAMA!!! ◄
Beck: Obama's 'Class War' Is Responsible
For A Brutal Murder Of Five People
► This is some of the funniest footage I've seen in a long time ◄
NYPD tries to stop longboard skaters
during Broadway Bomb, fails miserably
► I'm so glad we are living in a post-racial society ◄
Teacher Suspended for ‘Racist’ Rant
Against ‘Ghetto’ Trick-or-Treaters
► When hemp is outlawed, only outlaws will farm hemp ◄
Could hemp be next big thing?
Discussion highlights opportunities
► Guns seem to have that effect on people, not to mention death ◄
‘We’re all in a state of shock’: Shooting
rampage in Texas leaves five dead
► The colour line is the poverty line is the power line ◄
After Sandy: New York's 'perfect storm'
of inequality in wealth and housing
One year on, it's painfully clear that society's choices mean the
hurricane hit our poorest communities harder than the well-to-do
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