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The logic of the corporate model after Katrina was to create a predatory community that could funnel local people into low-wage work with a revolving door to deportation or prison without creating a single stable job or career path for the most vulnerable…
Saket Soni (via azspot)

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Obama Administration Hypocrisy on Spying and Everything Else

This has become one of the trademarks of the Obama administration: decry human rights abuses abroad, but hold men in prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, who have never been accused of a crime. Say all the right things about freedom of the press — even as you’re subpoenaing reporters’ phone records. And express outrage over Chinese hacking while carrying on a sophisticated spying operation of your own citizens. It may seem to us a false equivalence, but the existence of Prism will make it far more difficult to force the Chinese to get serious about stopping their own hacking.

- Joe Nocera, NY Times


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A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days. … A schedule is a mock-up of reason and order—willed, faked, and so brought into being; it is a peace and a haven set into the wreck of time;

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Whisky goggles
bexfinch:

John Hodgman, Brooklyn

Whisky goggles

bexfinch:

John Hodgman, Brooklyn

(Source: bexfinch)


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I wish my office was this much fun.

I wish my office was this much fun.

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Hi-res pix:  Sam Neill, Laura Dern, & Steven Spielberg on the set of Jurassic Park.  

Those are some terrible mom jeans on Laura.

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