Appearing via Skype and citing that he was there in support of “the most courageous woman working in western music,” Julian Asange delivered a ten minute speech on topics ranging from privacy to freedom of the press, shouting out the reporters who were in exile as a result of their press coverage.
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Friday November 8, 2013 5:00 pm|
|By: Dennis Trainor Jr Sunday February 3, 2013 7:00 am|
Millions of Americans willfully suffer under the illusion that religious faith brings health, wealth and- I kid you not- Super Bowl victories. A recent study by the Public Religion Research Institute found that one-third of the United States believes that God plays a role in determining which team wins the Super Bowl.
|By: Teddy Partridge Saturday February 2, 2013 6:00 pm|
I thought we’d do something a little different this Sunday, to honor the soup specially cooked up for me — that seems to have knocked back my winter cold within a week! Which would be a record for me and any cold. That chicken-noodle aroma filled our entire apartment, so I soaked in it for about six hours before I actually got to eat it on Monday night.
|By: Saturday February 2, 2013 5:00 am|
Please share any Super Bowl party stories that others might enjoy. Please share any favorite memory of watching football with family and friends. And, please share any favorite food recipes, too. We love food. Don’t we? And, we enjoy sharing.
|By: smallaffair Saturday January 26, 2013 12:00 pm|
Under the Clean Zone Ordinance and Guide established by the City of New Orleans, holding banners and signs with the above slogans in the Clean Zone during Super Bowl week would have been prohibited and punishable by a $500 fine and 6 months in jail.
Because no members of Occupy The Stage (or Occupy NOLA) are official NFL sponsors, and none of our proposed signs, flags, or banners contain any NFL branding, one of us asked the Court to intervene preenforcement and protect the First Amendment Rights of the citizens of New Orleans.
|By: Elliott Wednesday February 8, 2012 8:00 pm|
|By: David Dayen Monday February 6, 2012 6:15 am|
News roundup from Super Bowl weekend. Madonna! World Peace! — oh wait, Syria, Egypt, Congress, taxes, jobs, labor, Columbian murders, housing, Mitt and Koch’s millions, and much more.
|By: Lisa Derrick Wednesday February 1, 2012 8:00 pm|
Ron Jeremy is more honest than most of the candidates running for president! And a far more wholesome candidate than Mitt, Newt or Randall Terry.
|By: David Dayen Friday January 6, 2012 5:25 pm|
Most Indiana Democratic House members stayed out of session for a second day yesterday to protest a right-to-work bill Republicans want to pass. Today becomes a point of reckoning, because after the third day of missed sessions, the majority Republicans, under a law passed last year when the Democrats went out of state to protest various bills, can impose fines of up to $1,000 a day.
|By: Lisa Derrick Tuesday February 1, 2011 8:00 pm|
How would you celebrate Ronald Wilson Reagan’s 100th birthday which is just five days away, on Super Bowl Sunday?