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There are lot's more important things going on in the world but let's not let this go by unnoticed. FDA issues proposed rule to determine safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps At issue : ...
by shaggies2009
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 08:17 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Max Barry 's latest novel, Lexicon , is something of a mashup: a compelling shoot-em-up thriller with a secret, control-the-world-grade weapon; a deconstruction of modern marketing technique; an ...
by Steve Masover
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 08:56 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Are you seeing this when you visit your favorite high volume blogosphere sites these days? Video ads that start running even when you never went anywhere near them, or in many cases, never even saw ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Nov 10, 2013 at 08:59 AM PST with 12 Recommends
A few months ago, I wrote a blog noting that Forever 21 had slashed employee hours to part time in order to avoid providing them health care. Forever 21 responded that the issue was much more about ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 04:22 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
So today is laundry day and grocery day for me - and that requires going into the other parts of the house where FOX news is blaring at 200db - you can't avoid hearing it without being deaf yourself.
by Mortifyd
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Sep 27, 2013 at 01:32 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Well, the company owner said " Of course he really wasn't castrated, we just wanted to showcase our company",some other images considered were lynchings, some gay bashing, child molestation, ...
by The Sheeping of America
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Sep 08, 2013 at 02:04 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I am a poll freak. Put me down in front of a poll with crosstabs, and my eyes light up like those cheap LED flashlights, and I go to work. I'd rather do this than watch TV, go out clubbing, or ...
by equern
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 08:17 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Boeing manufactured the B-17 Flying Fortress and B-29 Superfortress during World War II. The B-17 was produced in Boeing's home State of Washington; but the manufacturing of the B-29 involved ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 07:20 PM PDT with 76 Recommends
Children with iPads and smartphones. All brought to us by our friends, the for-profit technology companies. This is a follow up to an earlier diary on how we are willingly giving up our privacy, ...
by dizzydean
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jun 09, 2013 at 12:22 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Let me explain the title. I design web sites for a living. I can do a stellar job, but if they have bad copy, well then it just sucks. My clients often ask me to write copy for them. Well I can't. ...
by webranding
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jun 04, 2013 at 07:40 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I've been observing, analyzing and studying corporate media propaganda in the U.S. for years now. If one were to summarize its workings, one could say that because of a confluence of interests ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat May 18, 2013 at 03:05 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
My recent diary "Wealth, charity, Majority Rule and Supporting Public Programs" discussed how the wealthy don't give to charity - especially those which help the needy - proportionally as much as ...
by workingwords
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 05:59 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
This diary is not about Congress, or the shutdown, or about politicians much at all. Rather, this is about the American people... the ones who, after all, sent a bunch of loons to Congress and put ...
by Lucy Montrose
Comment Count 130 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 11:03 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
Hello fellow Kossacks (and unemployed and underemployed Kossacks), As you've seen the new job numbers that have been reported for last month, there are the headlines: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Apr 08, 2013 at 01:57 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
In May 2011, as all the world knows, the SEALs cut Al Quaida's balls off. But there still remain more levels of pointed humiliation and defeat that need to be inserted deep into the residue of ...
by Autonomeritus
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 12:33 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
This is an interesting situation. There seems to be great imbalance of power between the population and a tiny group of corrupt individuals who make up the power elite , even though in theory, in ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Mar 25, 2013 at 08:46 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
AT ALL COSTS! That is why we need regulation. Bill Hicks On Marketing and Industry's Motivations from thinkingblue on Vimeo .
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Mar 17, 2013 at 10:44 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Behold the first ad of its kind: Why it matters : The ad for the Kindle Paperwhite e-reader features a man and woman sitting on a beach. He appears to have trouble reading on his iPad due to the ...
by kos
Comment Count 177 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 01:39 PM PST with 216 Recommends
I've been thinking about what I believe to be is one of the greatest challenges when it comes to the constant struggle for social justice between those who hold economic and political power, and the ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 01:14 AM PST with 19 Recommends
I am pretty sure that in the future, historians are going to look back and say that the birth of the Internet holds a unique place in human history: it is probably both the best thing man has ever ...
by DruidQueen
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 02:31 PM PST with 35 Recommends