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Mr. "Uppity" John Cassidy Can Take His Phony Apology Regarding Sen. Ted Cruz And Shove It

Can you imagine the uproar if a conservative paper called a black Democrat candidate, “uppity”? Well the ultra-liberal elitist New Yorker magazine was caught doing just that — towards a Hispanic GOP senator,Ted Cruz.

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Politics

Columnist for The New Yorker calls Latino Senator 'uppity'

John Cassidy is a columnist for The New Yorker who enjoys writing ad hominem attack pieces on Republican candidates, fear mongering, and resembling Nigel Thornberry. Twitchy recently reported on his… 413 more words

Media

The Biggest Threat to America’s Future Is … America

Photograph by Takaki Yajima-Pool / Getty

On a day when much of the world’s attention is turned to Israel and its elections, I’ve been thinking about another foreign story that has been receiving less coverage but could, in the long run, turn out to be equally significant: the news that Britain, France, Germany, and Italy have decided, over the objections of the United States, to join the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank, a new international-development institution, set up by China, that is poised to become a potential rival to the World Bank. 2,032 more words

Re-Blogs

'Nice slanderous hitpiece': It's New Yorker's turn to slam 'odious' Scott Walker

It’s Tuesday; has there been a substantial hit piece on Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker since Sunday? He’s a bit late to the party, but New Yorker writer John Cassidy is at last doing his part to demonize GOP presidential frontrunner Walker. 536 more words

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REVIEW: Star Wars #1

(Marvel Comics, 2015)

Writer- Jason Aaron
Art- John Cassaday
Colors- Laura Martin

From the very second you open this book it feels like Star Wars and not just a Star Wars comic book, I mean Star Wars! 902 more words

Shawn Warner

Grand juries, Ferguson, lots of questions and incredible sadness

What do I feel this morning after the grand jury failed to indict Officer Wilson on any charge?  Just incredible sadness and weariness.

I served on a grand jury in Boston.   1,007 more words

Civil Rights

Book Club I

(Today I introduce a new semi-regular element to the site. Book Club where I review city/urban-centric books from the pile that have been gathering dust here around me, victims of very good intentions but little carry through. 925 more words

City Building