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Never mind the privacy issues, Facebook's new teen app stupidizes everything in its path!

From here:

Lifestage, which launched in the US on Friday, is restricted to users under the age of 21. It’s designed to make it “easy and fun to share a visual profile of who you are with your school network”.

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How can idiot boy/king wanker Thomas Friedman continue to be employed by the NY Times?

From here:

Thomas Friedman’s economic illiteracy and sycophancy for Wall Street “elites” have never been in doubt, but he has (unknowingly) plumbed new depths in his columns advising Hillary Clinton to remake the Democratic Party in Bill’s image – by embracing Wall Street’s dream of deregulation.

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Nasty globalization!

Headline from the Guardian:

Is your leather from China? It might be made of dog or cat skin

The Collapse Of Civilization

Ah, a great week for taking a peek inside the sausage machine/Democratic Party!

From Wapo here:

In the rush for big donations to pay for this week’s Democratic convention, a party staffer reached out to Tennessee donor Roy Cockrum in May with a special offer: the chance to attend a roundtable discussion with President Obama.

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Mayor Stop 'n Frisk ascends from his golden dungeon to crown the Pantsuit!

From the New York Times:

Michael Bloomberg, who bypassed his own run for the presidency this election cycle, will back Hillary Clinton in a speech at the Democratic convention.

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Quote of the day!

From Salon here:

Substantive police reform will involve stopping the many ways that cops in the United States do the work of maintaining a racist and classist social structure.

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This could be more fireworks than 4th of July!

From Naked Capitalism:

Curiously, Elizabeth Warren is taking aim at powerful interests that are deeply loyal to Hillary Clinton.

Somebody must have made a deal with somebody or somebody is playing it be ear and things will get ugly. 

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