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Is anyone else totally heartbroken that Carlin died? No one I’ve been around seems to be effected, but all I want to do–instead of work, instead of pack for vacation–is watch George Carlin videos. It’s not fair that someone like him isn’t around anymore. That sounds silly, I know, but he spoke the truth. He is missed.

Pro-Life is Anti-Woman

This one makes me think of my Young-Republican future sister-in-law. “You don’t see many of these white, anti-abortion women volunteering to have any black fetuses transplanted into their uteruses, do you? No, you don’t see them adopting a whole lot of crack babies, do you? No, that might be something Christ would do.”

Education and the Owners of America

I used to show this one to my students on the last day of class.

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Read Bob Herbert’s editorial about the Republican Party and black Americans.

It’s a good one.

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1. Go Ohio! Dennis Kucinich introduces articles of impeachment for Veep Dickie.

2. How-to guide to facism. America pretty much has it covered, according to this Guardian article. Funny thing is that one of my Art Academy students made pretty much the same argument in an essay last year. Albeit in a somewhat less articulate fashion.

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