Pull Up a Chair: Engineers Do It All

By: Saturday November 2, 2013 4:00 am

Nothing like having the engineers carve the pumpkins!


A Halloween Nightmare in Juárez

By: Thursday October 31, 2013 7:15 pm

On October 24 in Ciudad Juárez, the Dulces Blueberry maquiladora, a low-wage manufacturing plant that specializes in American Halloween candy, turned into a real-life house of horrors when an industrial explosion killed four workers, injured several dozens more and showered the area with a cloud of dust.

Late Night: The Little Witch – Boo!

By: Wednesday October 30, 2013 8:00 pm

And now I scare the bejeezus out of you all

Late Night: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid!

By: Tuesday October 29, 2013 8:00 pm

According to a certain Christian sect very popular among elected conservatives, Ted Cruz is the Anointed King who will redistribute wealth. And why if liberals want to do it, distribution of wealth is Evil; but if Ted Cruz does it, it’s totally cool? The answer lies in a sermon delivered by Dominionist preacher Larry Huch at his megachurch August 26, 2012, where Ted Cruz’ father Rafael Cruz also delivered a sermon.

Pull Up a Chair: Costumes!

By: Saturday October 19, 2013 4:00 am

What are you and/or your kids doing for Trick-or-Treats?

Spooky: The Secret Bridge

By: Wednesday October 31, 2012 7:12 pm

There is a hint of a chill in the air as the leaves of the trees bleed out their spectrum colors, fall is culminating and succumbing. The Hallows Eve approaches, as the land of mythical and magical, fearsome and fanciful. I was shown something special, something of which I can only share a part of.

On Culture Wars and Running With the Wolves

By: Sunday February 12, 2012 9:30 am

For years the American conservative movement pandered to a Christian Right they mocked in private to leverage election victories. Trust me, I heard plenty of Republican consultants and officeholders refer to them privately as “the crazies” in the ’80s and ’90s. Now the religious zealots are leading the GOP around by the nose.

So here comes “Culture Wars, The Sequel,”

Dayen’s Scary Halloween Night Roundup

By: Tuesday November 1, 2011 6:15 am

Dayen’s roundup of scary news stories from Halloween, 2011. Okay, they’re almost always scary these days.

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