Attytood Archive: January, 2010

No blood in ants

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UPDATED: Don't tase me, bro! U.N.-cited torture tool coming to Philadelphia!

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The Taser X26 is...Torture Tested, Torture Approved! TASER electronic stun guns are a form of torture that can kill, a UN committee has... Read more

At least someone in Philadelphia's doing OK in this economy

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This is a lot of co-pays, huh? Ed Hanway, CEO of Cigna, one of the nation’s largest health insurance companies, will step down at... Read more

It was 30 years ago today...

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...that Sgt. Strummer taught the band to play. I never thought I'd be saying this, but thanks to Bird11 for pointing it out in the comments... Read more

A nation in denial -- Tuesday's open thread

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I’m starting the new year with the sinking feeling that important opportunities are slipping from the nation’s grasp. Our collective... Read more

One thing that's better in the new decade

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Apparently there's a new policy: Philadelphia cops who venture out into their neighborhoods and shoot and kill unarmed guys are now fired!... Read more

Exiles on Main Street

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Last decade, we told about the plight of the plucky media watchdog, Editor & Publisher. Now they have a new home -- in exile. If you... Read more

Never trust a man named "Scott Lively," if that indeed is his real name -- Monday's open thread

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I have to confess I should have been paying closer attention to this story -- it is truly awful: The theme of the event, according to Stephen... Read more