01
Dec 12

On Christmas movies…

Previously.


22
Nov 12

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hopefully you are enjoying the company of your Republican relatives and not partaking in the pre-Black Friday madness.  Here, enjoy WKRP in Cincinnati’s Turkey Drop.


10
Sep 12

David Simon, creator of the Wire on Real Time with Bill Maher

De-industrialization’s been going on for 50 years, the decline of organized labor’s been going on for 40 years, globalization: 20-25 years, and you’re gonna sit there and argue over this month’s employment report? The fact that we can’t have an adult electoral process is rooted in this kind of frenzy of who can we blame, and how fast.

[…]

That business of four years being the metric for anything? We have a political culture that everyone plants annuals, they plant pretty flowers that come up the next spring. What we need is a political culture where somebody plants a fuckin’ olive tree, which doesn’t even give you an olive for seven years. That’s how you fix an economy…When that olive tree becomes an orchard.

From BacktimeTV via Philebrity.


03
Sep 12

Who wins a Presidential knife fight?

Melee-style? See the comments at LGM, originally from Reddit.


03
Sep 12

Laborious Filma

Working class heroes in film.