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In Iraq, That Dog Don't Hunt

W.J. Astore

News that President Obama has doubled the number of American troops (whoops — I mean advisers) in Iraq to 3100 is already a tacit admission of defeat in that troubled region.   770 more words

US Politics

Michael Simms reblogged this on Vox Populi.

Lewis Turco: Much as I love to BS about writing poetry

Much as I love to BS about writing poetry, the main fact about writing in form is that it’s as easy to do as playing the piano if you’ve taught yourself how to do it and practiced… 123 more words

Poetry

Video: John Cleese on Stupidity

Cleese explains why extremely stupid people do not have the capability to realize how stupid they are. Watch until the end.

Opinion Leaders

George Monbiot: Let's Bomb the Whole Middle East

Footage released by the Pentagon shows a target being hit by U.S. missiles inside Syria.

Let’s bomb the Muslim world – all of it – to save the lives of its people. 1,259 more words

War And Peace