Monthly Archives: July 2011

Not Insane, Just Evil

The lawyer for Anders Behring Breivik, who has admitted to killing 76 people in attacks that have shocked Norway, said that his client is likely insane. He noted that it was too early to determine whether Breivik would plead insanity, … Continue reading

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Hail Hydra!

Yes, the short answer, is that Captain America: The First Avenger is a pretty solid movie. There is plenty in it to anger homeland haters: the movie is accepts as a given that the Nazis are evil, that America is … Continue reading

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Sailer Catnip

City lit up with another fire exam lawsuit As smoke from court-ordered $30M payout to African-American firefighter candidates clears, new class action alleges CFD’s physical test discriminatory to women By Dahleen Glanton, Tribune reporter July 20, 2011 As Chicago prepares … Continue reading

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To My Coptic Friends

You’re having a tough time in what our president likes to call The Muslim World, I know that. Even in Egypt, where you’re 12 or 13% of the population, and where you’ve been living since long before the creation of … Continue reading

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God Didn’t Create a Perfect World

24 Jesus presented another parable to them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a man who sowed good seed in his field. 25 But while his men were sleeping, his enemy came and sowed tares among the … Continue reading

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What do Optimus Prime, Ken Jeong, and Downtown Chicago have in common?

Dear Michael Bay, So I saw Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon last weekend and it was a lot of fun. Just a couple of comments on the movie from a fan: 1) Chicago just looked great. Your other big … Continue reading

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South Sudan

I am proud to declare that the United States formally recognizes the Republic of South Sudan as a sovereign and independent state upon this day, July 9, 2011. After so much struggle by the people of South Sudan, the United … Continue reading

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