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Every possible unfortunate scenario
With time opening up for me a bit more these days, I'm putting together a list of every possible unfortunate scenario that I will turn into a full project upon my retirement. Here's the start. Feel ...
dov12348 05/18/2015 9 3 - -
Report: Solitary Confinement = Torture, And Is Used For Minor Indiscretions Not only do we incarcerate too many people and for far too long, we ...
dov12348 05/14/2015 12 14 1 -
Orangutan Bottle Feeds, Hugs Tiger Cubs
Needs no introduction...
dov12348 05/12/2015 10 13 1 -
Blaming the victim
I apologize and retract my recent comments on issues that to some extent were rightly seen as blaming the victim. I followed them up with some ignorant examples too. I will try to think through ...
dov12348 04/29/2015 7 - - -
Uniting. In an extraordinary show ...
dov12348 04/28/2015 5 4 - -
ESPN Reporter Rips Apart Tow Company Secretary On Camera I'm fuming over this. Un-fucking-believable. ESPN has suspended Britt McHenry for one week, effective immediately, after a ...
dov12348 04/17/2015 142 16 - -
Some Funny Onion Headlines
From time to time I go through some Onion stuff just to read their headlines. And that's the way they write - they have to start with a good headline. Then figure out if they can write a funny ...
dov12348 04/13/2015 9 4 - -
Breaking - Knox and Solecito are Acquitted ...
dov12348 03/27/2015 12 6 - -
Report: Clinton Moves Head Presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was a featured guest Monday at the Center for ...
dov12348 03/24/2015 25 7 1 -
Tom Cotton: If Your Uncle Violates a Sanction Against Iran, You Should Go to Prison
This is NOT the Onion. I saw this yesterday and I still can't fucking believe this. This is real. (From 2013)
dov12348 03/16/2015 172 154 - -
Something In The Air
A rare video of a gorgeous, timeless classic. The modulation from I believe F# to G# coming out of the piano solo to the last verse is one of the most beautiful I've ever heard. Gave me chills.
dov12348 03/13/2015 5 4 - -
Guy goes to a doctor for a consult after tests. Doctor goes "Well I've got good news and bad news." "Okay, give me the good news first." "Well, you've got 24 hours to live." "That's the good news?
dov12348 02/28/2015 27 15 - -
N.Y. Orthodox Rabbis Ready to Certify Medical Marijuana As Kosher Medical marijuana may soon be available to Orthodox Jews in New York as ...
dov12348 02/24/2015 17 13 - -
Paul Wolfowitz, "The Pusher," is Back as Advisor to Jeb. Sadder still was the list of Jeb's advisors published this week, a list which included - and was tarnished by - the ...
dov12348 02/23/2015 24 10 - -
Greece May Demand WW II Reparations From Germany A 2013 study carried out by the previous Greek government of ...
dov12348 02/09/2015 99 23 - -
Near Certain Brian Williams Lies Re Katrina Reporting NBC News anchor ...
dov12348 02/06/2015 60 10 1 -
Rand Paul's Thoughts on The Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture
Mr. Paul's thoughts on this follow below. Note the obvious libertarian bent to this.
dov12348 02/04/2015 13 - 1 -
Question: Is the US practicing the philosophy of economic austerity?
Say we compare it to Germany's philosophy and what they're demanding Greece do. Perhaps we should be adding one more word to the national debate. The word that the powers that be dare not name. ...
dov12348 01/29/2015 58 1 - -
Winona Ryder: Beetlejuice 2 In The Works A sequel to Tim Burton's 1988 film has long been discussed. It was widely reported in 2013 that Burton would ...
dov12348 01/28/2015 22 4 - -
1 in 4 Americans Believe God Will Decide The Super Bowl Is the Super Bowl divinely rigged? One in four Americans say yes, according to a new survey by the Public Religion Research ...
dov12348 01/23/2015 88 7 - -
Pope Says He Would Punch Someone Who Offended His Mother The Pope says people 'cannot insult the faith of others', adding that he would punch ...
dov12348 01/15/2015 18 - - -
Dog Shoots His Owner.
The gun thing has now been taken to the next level. Fipps had a dog in the vehicle which he had ordered to move from the front seat into ...
dov12348 12/18/2014 57 54 2 -
A good cop Instead of ...
dov12348 12/12/2014 9 6 - -
A Hanukkah Message from Scott Walker: "Molotov!" In an undated letter posted by the Capital Times Wednesday, Walker wrote to a constituent that he would be happy to display a ...
dov12348 12/11/2014 15 8 - -
Obama Sculpture on Mars?
I'm really not a guy who sees Jesus or Mary in a pretzel, - but this was the first such thing that actually creeped me out a bit. Just look.
dov12348 12/03/2014 36 - - -
ISIS Wants to Help the Protesters
This is real. All they have to do is embrace Islam. Also I read in another article that they love Nutella for snacks.
dov12348 11/26/2014 22 4 1 -
A point about immigrants few think about.
That any one or more could be a genius, inventor, scientist, entrepreneur, employer, rich and charitable, and more. People who could potentially help even in a small way in lifting this country up ...
dov12348 11/21/2014 12 5 - -
Better word than "evil?"
Noting the top-rec'd diary: What's a good term to replace "evil" with? "Evil" is ok but has somewhat too much religious baggage. "Wicked" seems antiquated. I can't readily come up with something ...
dov12348 11/10/2014 24 3 - -
It's the economy.
People are in fucking pain, and when the dems were in, it just didn't let up, Obama's fault or not. So now they're reaching for anything else and don't even care if the new choice makes no sense. ...
dov12348 11/05/2014 12 2 - -
Matt Damon Needs Your Story and He Will Do Another Bourne At least that's what I get from just this. Matt Damon will return to play Jason Bourne after all. According to ...
dov12348 09/16/2014 21 5 - -
Bush, Cheney and Tony Blair created ISIL But of course. [It] was the unnecessary Bush/Cheney Iraq War that created the conditions that led directly to ...
dov12348 09/15/2014 15 7 - -
Bear saves drowning crow
The bear doesn't try to eat it or kill it. Then the crow stares at the bear, like "WTF, I can't believe this!"
dov12348 08/01/2014 114 142 2 -
Great Performances: Chicago, Tanglewood - 1970
OMG. That's all. "I'm a pretty good guitarist, but that cat blows me away." -- Jimi Hendrix, on Terry Kath Post your great performances! Any genre.
dov12348 05/28/2014 26 6 - -
Pet lovers, forgive me for posting this.
I love my pets, but this was just too - well - unusual - (it's PG-rated) to avoid posting. I do think you won't be quite the same after you see these.
dov12348 05/19/2014 24 6 - -
Man Sues Almost Everyone For $2 Undecillion Dollars. That's $2,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000. A Manhattan man raised his pinky ...
dov12348 05/19/2014 9 2 - -
Did Bill Clinton Cause the Financial Crisis? Sounds incredible, doesn't it? One guy? Bill Clinton was arguably the ...
dov12348 05/09/2014 74 5 - -
Humor Dept.: Actual 1-star reviews of Piketty's book
In the interest of giving equal time to the other side, I present some of the 1-star reviewers of Piketty's book:
dov12348 04/26/2014 22 7 - -
NBC Wants Your Idea for a Sitcom
Are you funny? Creative? NBC wants YOU! Got an idea for a sitcom? NBC wants to hear from you. The broadcast network announced “an ...
dov12348 04/10/2014 28 7 - -
Oh, Crimea river, ok?
Ok, I don't know crap about this issue - I just had to find a place for this very cute play on words. I actually saw it in somebody else's comment and thought it deserved its 15 seconds of fame. I ...
dov12348 03/06/2014 33 9 - -
Knox and Sollecito Guilty An appeals court in Florence on Thursday upheld the guilty verdict against U.S. student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend ...
dov12348 01/30/2014 155 7 - -
New Christie Diary
Just a diary between the other Christie diaries to hold down the fort till the next one so maybe we can continue to have an all-Christie blog network, 24-7 for a while. So...
dov12348 01/10/2014 20 7 - -
Through Your Phone Info, Google Will Show A Map Of All Your Movements Love it or hate it.... Users of Google-enabled technology can find out where they were ...
dov12348 12/19/2013 9 3 - -
59 Unreleased Beatles Tracks Now in Public Domain; Will Be Released By Apple Very Cool!
dov12348 12/13/2013 14 6 1 -
Attorney Abusing Opposing Counsel?
Lawyers - how would you handle Joseph Kouri?
dov12348 12/13/2013 9 1 - -
My band on youtube
Nothing high-fallutin - just taken at a party for the lead singer. We're doing Had to Cry Today and Angel From Montgomery. I'm at the far right, grey ...
dov12348 11/20/2013 22 2 - -
George "Teflon" Zimmerman Gets Off Again This guy must have nine lives. George Zimmerman will not face any charges related to an ...
dov12348 11/15/2013 26 21 - -
Stories of 32 Lives Ruined. Life in Prison For Drugs. The thousands of nonviolent crimes that have resulted in LWOP sentences include possession of a crack pipe, a smudge of ...
dov12348 11/14/2013 15 17 - -
Breaking: Unedited Version Of Palin's Opinion
The unedited version of Sarah Palin's comment to Matt Lauer has just been transcribed by CNN. Here it is:
dov12348 11/12/2013 23 12 - -
Head Crusher The Kids in the Hall - sorry - I can't post this directly.
dov12348 10/22/2013 6 - - -
Munch's The Scream - After Standoff,9803/ Can somebody post this picture?
dov12348 10/17/2013 5 2 - -
Sir Anthony Hopkins Writes Amazing Fan Letter to Bryan Cranston
I didn't think there was a fair use issue in this context (see the article). Please let me know if there is.
dov12348 10/15/2013 18 10 - -
Wendy Davis Running For Governor, Sources Say AUSTIN, Texas — Democrat Wendy Davis, a state senator who catapulted to national prominence this summer with a ...
dov12348 09/26/2013 5 4 - -
Clintons to Huma? Dump Weiner or Lose Us. ‘Huma has a choice to make,’ a close associate ...
dov12348 09/22/2013 40 - - -
The Highest Rated TV Episode Ever, Per IMDB, Just Happened.
Ozymandias. Personally - I'm still in shock and still ...
dov12348 09/18/2013 65 5 - -
Global Cooling? A chilly Arctic summer has left nearly a million more square miles of ocean ...
dov12348 09/07/2013 26 3 - -
Woman to try to sleep with 100,000 men. Boyfriend "not thrilled." A Polish woman has reportedly vowed to travel to every city across the world in a ...
dov12348 08/30/2013 73 3 - -
What Really Goes On In Prisons These are forums of family and friends of prisoners. I believe there are a lot of posts from ex-prisoners. Enormous amounts of inside information and hundreds of ...
dov12348 08/23/2013 6 4 - -
Dentist Buys One Of John Lennon's Rotten Teeth at Auction, Plans to Clone Him A dentist who bought one of John Lennon's rotten teeth at auction for ...
dov12348 08/22/2013 16 1 - -
Every National Lampoon Now Online For Free
Everything including the ads. Original page by original page. I still can't believe it. Anyway, enjoy.
dov12348 08/21/2013 22 22 2 -
Manning Could Be Out In Eight Years. Because of the 1,294 days he has already spent in custody, ...
dov12348 08/21/2013 9 6 - -
Merrill Lynch 18-hour-a-day Culture May Have Killed Intern 'All-nighter': Moritz Erhardt, 21, had been working gruelling ...
dov12348 08/21/2013 32 9 - -
The Onion on How The NSA Collects Your Personal Data
In the wake of the Edward Snowden whistleblowing scandal, pressure has mounted from citizens at large as well as politicians on both sides of the aisle to curb the National Security Agency’s ...
dov12348 08/15/2013 16 10 - -
Will This Help or Hurt Manning In The Long Run?
It seems a poor choice to me if he has any thoughts of being in general population.
dov12348 08/15/2013 10 1 - -
Illuminate Your Home Without Electricity What a bright idea! Brazilian mechanic ...
dov12348 08/14/2013 27 14 1 -
Need a Moluccan Cockatoo Owner/Expert
My one-year-old Moluccan Cockatoo goes to my ear and does the following: Whistling, murmuring, breathing, tongue-exploring, minor munching and general playing. For a half hour or more straight. ...
dov12348 07/26/2013 11 1 - -
Weiner's Numbers Plummet Anthony Weiner's reputation and his standing in the New York City mayoral primary have both plummeted, according to the ...
dov12348 07/25/2013 46 8 - -
Cute Couple
He's a she and she's a he. He's a he and she's a she. ...
dov12348 07/23/2013 14 9 - -
Don't Boycott Florida
This idea of responding to a bad law by dropping a fucking atomic bomb on the whole fucking state of Florida is the single stupidest boycott suggestion I have ever heard. You guys advocating this ...
dov12348 07/16/2013 113 - - -
KFC May Sue "Hitler Fried Chicken" This is real, folks. "Hitler" fried chicken better surrender its logo, because the Colonel's ready to fight. Kentucky ...
dov12348 07/05/2013 47 8 - -
Re-publicize This and Rick Perry May Go Down But, based on the evidence, he had little doubt that it was an accidental fire—one caused most likely by the ...
dov12348 07/03/2013 13 7 - -
Tired of Your Body? Get Your Head Transplanted.;year=2013;volume=4;issue=2;spage=335;epage=342;aulast=Canavero Caution: Not yet available, so don't go out and do anything I wouldn't ...
dov12348 07/02/2013 16 1 - -
Dream Ticket: Warren/Davis in 2016?
I know it's a long shot - but I sense enormous pent-up demand for something like this. I've got the feeling anyway. Talk about real change. Can it happen? Can we help make it happen? Or what?
dov12348 06/28/2013 33 1 - -
How to Slice a Banana Without Peeling It.
Be the most popular person in your neighborhood!
dov12348 06/21/2013 17 3 1 -
NYT: Commander of Nazi Unit Living In U.S.
dov12348 06/14/2013 30 20 1 -
NYT: Global Warming Taking a Break Interesting. As unlikely as this may sound, we have lucked out in recent years when it comes to ...
dov12348 06/10/2013 29 12 - -
Shorts for male train drivers banned in Sweden; so they wear skirts to keep cool. Male train drivers in Sweden have found a novel way to work around a shorts ban during ...
dov12348 06/09/2013 39 4 - -
Artist Plans to Print Entire Internet For Art Project One man has declared his ambitious plan to print out the entire ...
dov12348 05/30/2013 42 1 - -
Everest: The World's Tallest Pile of Garbage But the tiresome, dangerous crowds aren’t the only problems on Everest. All those climbers need ...
dov12348 05/29/2013 19 10 - -
Oldest Vet, 107, Will Celebrate With 12 Cigars and Whiskey-Stiffened Coffee This guy is so cool. I would love to know him - I'd ...
dov12348 05/25/2013 5 7 1 -
If Barbie Were Real She Would Only Have Room For Half a Liver and a Few Inches of Intestine Rather difficult for children to perhaps live up to that ...
dov12348 05/25/2013 49 4 - -
Pope Francis: Atheists Who Do Good Are Saved Pope Francis rocked some religious and atheist minds today when he declared that everyone was redeemed through ...
dov12348 05/22/2013 522 225 7 -
Software Giant Wants Autistics To Train as IT Experts No comment other than I think this is a fascinating ...
dov12348 05/21/2013 11 10 - -
Secret Video Taping In Boardroom Of Large Bank
dov12348 05/18/2013 4 6 - -
Louis CK on stupid Facebook posts
There were moments on this where I literally couldn't catch my breath from laughing. Partly because it's so truthful.
dov12348 05/17/2013 5 6 - -
Man Says, "F*ck it," Eats Lunch At 10:58 A.M.
dov12348 05/17/2013 21 3 - -
Perfect 3-D-Printed Real Livers!
This Diary is a repost - by popular demand -- based on a scientific, random sample poll of my 17 different personalities...
dov12348 05/16/2013 15 11 2 -
NYT: Suicides Sharply Up Among Middle-Aged Suicide Rates Rise Sharply in U.S. By TARA PARKER-POPE Published: May 2, 2013 328 Comments Suicide ...
dov12348 05/03/2013 30 25 - -
Senator Ayotte Ignores Question Put to Her on Her Gun Vote Erica Lafferty, the daughter of slain Sandy Hook Elementary School principal Dawn Hochsprung, confronted Sen. ...
dov12348 04/30/2013 9 19 - -
Greatest Rock Guitar Solos
I've been playing guitar for 45 years. Here are the solos that, in my opinion, are the greatest in rock history, in no particular order, except there is no question that Clapton's second solo from ...
dov12348 04/28/2013 147 33 3 -
Bush Did Use the Draft
Force and fraud are similar in that they are differing types of attacks on the mind as well as the body. The essential intellectual elements in both is that in both cases the will of the victim is ...
dov12348 04/26/2013 5 - - -
Real Mini-Livers Created by 3D Printer A-frickin'-mazing! Scientists working towards ...
dov12348 04/24/2013 48 16 - -
The Psychological Roots of Austerity Mania A fascinating little ...
dov12348 04/23/2013 2 2 - -
Reporter Abandons Her Own Wedding to Report on Earthquake in Her Wedding Gown Hey - first things first. One reporter in China went above and beyond the call of duty when she ...
dov12348 04/21/2013 8 6 - -
Dunkin' Donuts Will Remain Open in Boston to Serve Police On Friday afternoon, a handful of Dunkin' Donuts stores remained open in the Boston area to serve coffee and donuts,
dov12348 04/19/2013 42 3 - -
NYT: Senators Who Voted Against Their Party On All The Gun Bills This is reposted because it was buried under all the other news of the past 24 hours.
dov12348 04/19/2013 5 5 - -
Hacker Group "Anonymous" Plans to Start News Site I can't wait to see this one. After garnering so much media attention for its hacks, hacker ...
dov12348 04/18/2013 10 8 - -
NYT: Detailed chart of all Senators who voted against their party on all gun bills
dov12348 04/18/2013 1 3 - -
NYT: FBI Releases Videos of Suspects and Now Wants Everyone's Help They now figure the risks of keeping the investigation hush-hush outweigh the benefits. Who are they?
dov12348 04/18/2013 13 1 - -
GOP, Fed Up, Pulls the Plug on Mark Sanford AWOL as Governor and now this bizarre trespassing thing. It's about time. National Republicans are pulling the plug on Mark ...
dov12348 04/17/2013 4 2 - -
NYT: The Bombs Were Designed To Maim (To destroy the legs of runners?)
It's starting to look like an individual did this - and that he/she was going for legs. Hoping to get legs of runners. This seems in line with someone enraged because they didn't qualify. Or hadn'...
dov12348 04/17/2013 47 6 - -
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