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Sunday, May 24, 2015 8:00 am

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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I Didn’t Know Analog Cameras Had So Many Teeny-Weeny Parts

Saturday, May 23, 2015 10:00 pm

(Actual repairs start about the 3 minute mark)

[The Fascinating Repairmen. #007 “The Camera”] (Viewer #54,342)

Maybe it was just me, but I kept having to fight a feeling of terror in my gut at the thought of one of those nigh-invisible tiny parts accidentally skittering off the bench and onto the floor. Made me nervous as a tightrope walker.

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#SafeSpace

Saturday, May 23, 2015 8:00 pm

A federal court ruled that investigators do not need a search warrant to obtain cellphone tower location records

If you want total privacy, guess you’ll need to rent space on Hillary’s email server.

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Link of the Day: The Opposite of Duct Tape

Saturday, May 23, 2015 6:00 pm

[High Praise! to Distractify]

30 Uses for WD-40

I’m kinda iffy on their suggestions for using a petroleum distillate near food storage or on your drinkware, but otherwise a lot of these seem like good/useful ideas.

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“I’m Not Into Woodworking, But I Recognize A Great Invention When I See One”

Saturday, May 23, 2015 3:00 pm

The title comes from the comments on the video. I heartily concur.


[New Invention – Easiest Drawers Ever!] (Viewer #447,933)

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Broken Windows Theory

Saturday, May 23, 2015 12:00 pm

Baltimore’s Mayor said that owners of looted stores should rebuild instead of leaving, calling it a “smart investment”.

Only if they’re selling guns, alarms, or private security.

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My New Least Favorite Word

Saturday, May 23, 2015 8:00 am

[High Praise! to After Math]

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California Trainin’

Friday, May 22, 2015 10:00 pm

[High Praise! to After Math]

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Michelle Is Like a Plain Cup of Coffee: Black and Bitter

Friday, May 22, 2015 9:00 pm


[Does Michelle Obama Only Represent the Black Community?] (Viewer #537,103)

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The Times They Are A-Changin’

Friday, May 22, 2015 8:00 pm

In San Francisco, one business owner said he supported a minimum wage hike, until he did the math and found out what it’d cost him.

Yup. Sometimes a conservative is just a liberal who ran out of other people’s money.

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Moral Dilemma

Friday, May 22, 2015 7:00 pm

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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Link of the Day: Looking for a Libertarian Nation? Forget the Stupid Pipe Dream in Europe and Come to New Hampshire

Friday, May 22, 2015 6:00 pm

[High Praise! to The Free State Project]

Reasons the Free State Project Trumps Liberland

Short answer: Liberland is not happening. Free State New Hampshire is 83% done.

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Technically, “Privileged” Class

Friday, May 22, 2015 4:00 pm

Public schools near DC are considering making “gender identity” a protected class.

Good luck. All this will get them is dudes wearing prom dresses saying “you can’t flunk me!”

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Obama Warned Us – Organizing

Friday, May 22, 2015 2:00 pm

You could be the next great grassroots organizer. Here’s how: http://ofa.bo/i5VP #OFAFellows

@BarackObama

“Step one: shake down businesses by threatening to riot and loot if they don’t pay you ‘organization fees’ every month”.

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Straight Line of the Day: Ask the Clinton Campaign a Question Using the Hashtag #AskHillary…

Friday, May 22, 2015 12:00 pm

Works like this: I feed you Moon Nukers a straight line, and you hit me with a punch line in the comments.

Ask the Clinton campaign a question by using the hashtag #AskHillary

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Carpe Diem

Friday, May 22, 2015 8:00 am

A new poll shows that 60% view Hillary Clinton as “strong” or “decisive”.

Absolutely. No one has hesitated less to hit “delete all” on an email server.

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My New Favorite Summary of Liberal v. Conservative

Thursday, May 21, 2015 10:00 pm

[High Praise! to Super Conservative]

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How Fiber Optic Cables Work

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:00 pm


[Fiber optic cables: How they work] (Viewer #1,006,071)

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Improvement of a Sort

Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:00 pm

Reflecting on 50 years of Great Society spending programs, Democrat Congressman Chris Van Hollen said “it has not been a failure”.

True. Inner city youths can now start fires better than Boy Scouts.

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A Little Latin Wouldn’t Hurt, Either

Thursday, May 21, 2015 7:00 pm

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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