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French Economy In "Dire Straits", "Worse Than Anyone Can Imagine", Leaked NSA Cable Reveals

Earlier today Wikileaks released a new batch of NSA intercepts among which one in particular stands out: an intercepted communication which reveals that then French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici believes the French economic situation was far worse, as of mid-2012, than perceived.

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Does It Suck to be a Rock Star?

Why not ask these 10 who have made songs that say it does. Sometimes at least.

This does include the rather steamy and turn-the-hose-on-yourself hot video for George Michael’s “Freedom 90,” directed by David Fincher.

(h/t: Instapundit)

Music

On Your Mark

Cats on your mark, get set, go! Monday. Ready to start a new week? Weather forecast looks very promising and temperatures are set to soar above 30 degrees Celsius. 37 more words

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July 4th, Tammuz 17 and the Season of the Basilisk

It has been said, “Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” Please learn from the history of this Hebrew month and pray. 999 more words

Hebrew Months

Sultans of Swing

Aunque los Dire Straits no sean uno de mis grupos favoritos, esta actuación en la que grababan su Alchemy live es un buen ejemplo de como un grupo de artistas e interpretes del carajo pueden estar completamente “on fire” ; recordándonos de lo que son capaces las personas cuando se dedica a lo que le gusta y para lo que tiene talento. 22 more words

Admirable