November 19, 2011


Well-Behaved Movements Seldom Make History

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 19, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Almost since the Occupy Wall Street movement began, everyone from pundits to the person-in-the-street have offered their $0.02 on what the OWS movement "should" do next. The advice is almost always the same: Do something else.Read More


ALERT: Trans Woman Murdered in Hollywood, Shots Fired at Another

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 19, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Thursday night at around 9:55pm, a transgender woman named Cassidy (aka Nathan Vickers) was shot in the chest and killed in Hollywood on Lexington Avenue and Gower Street.Read More


AIDS History: Prevention Posters From Around the World

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

The University of Rochester has released Dr. Edward Atwater's incredibly large collection of AIDS education posters (spanning 30 years) from around the world. They've put them all online and it is simply fascinating. You'll get lost looking through them all.Read More


Trickle Up Jeebus

Filed by Ed Team | November 19, 2011 | 9:33 AM | comments

"You're not productive. We're ain't giving to you if you're not productive and that's the message. The way it's supposed to work is if you're productive, it's going to trickle down to you. But if you think the guy who...Read More

I Thought the Gingrich Group Was His Wives

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2011 | 9:29 AM | comments

Congressman Barney Frank is known for his quick wit, but this one actually made me chuckle. Speaking about Newt Gingrich's presidential campaign, Barney actually says, "I thought the Gingrich group was his wives." (Hat tip to Viktor)...Read More