Archive for March, 2012
PPT wants to draw attention to a series of posts at Freedom Against Censorship Thailand. FACT has posted several items that show readers many ways in which they can browse free of state restrictions. Given the extensive blocking of URLs in Thailand, the information provided is invaluable.
Begin with the link above, and scroll down through several posts on related topics.
Galloway: 18,341; Labour: 8,201
It seems that the loathsome worshipper of tyranny and preening self-publicist Galloway has carpet-bagged his way back into Parliament by playing his usual, communalist and utterly reactionary game. Here's an example of the literature he put out in Bradford West:
"God KNOWS who is a Muslim. And he KNOWS who is not. Instinctively, so do you."
Lombard Finance was one of fortynine finance companies that've collapsed since 2006. An estimated $8.5 billion of investor's funds was affected. Many of the directors of companies such as Lombard, Hanover, Dominion Finance Group, Bridgecorp, etc, have appeared in Courts on various charges - usually centering around making untrue statements in their respective investment prospectuses.
Of those who lost money, many were the real "mum & dad" investors whom John Key invokes when his Party talks of privatisation of state owned assets.
There's lots of reporting at CNN.
Anderson Cooper had on former L.A. ADA Marcia Clark. She was highly skeptical that Treyvon Martin attacked George Zimmerman. She argued that Zimmerman didn't look shaken up, he didn't look like someone who had been attacked.
The full story's an ABC News exclusive, "Trayvon Martin Video Shows No Blood or Bruises on George Zimmerman…
(3) Send Kiwi Minister Gerry Brownlee to Finland to learn some facts http://ping.fm/Zip4W
Ah, yes, the sexual allure of drab totalitarian women...I love totalitarian women. I mean let's face it, is there anything sexier than goose-stepping militant North Korean commie babes in short OD uniform skirts armed with AK-47s? Right, I didn't think so. Check out the 60th anniversary parade.
North Korean female brigade
(OK, I know the boots are made from the hides of political prisoners, but they still look pretty hot on the girls.)