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  • Red Sox rule!!! Yankees are toast, dead, kaput..A-Rod still sucks...and all other baseball stuff..

    08/08/2013 11:40:01 AM PDT · by ken5050 · 93 replies
    one man's opinion...
    OK..it's sort of a slow news day. All anyone wants to talk about is Megyn Kelly getting the 9pm slot at FOX News. So, rejoicing as I am in the completely unexpected success of my beloved Red Sox this season, and hopeful of pissing off as many Yankees fans as possible, I thought I'd start a baseball thread.
  • (21st Century Gomorrah) D.C. Ranked First in Extra-Marital Affairs – For Second Time in a Row

    02/12/2013 8:34:27 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 8 replies
    CNS News ^ | February 11, 2013 | Melanie Hunter
    (CNSNews.com) – For the second time in two years, Washington, D.C., has been ranked the number one city for cheaters. According to AshleyMadison.com, a web site that bills itself as “the world’s leading married dating service for discreet encounters,” the nation’s capital was at the top of the list of America’s Least Faithful Cities with 34,157 sign-ups – more sign-ups per capita in 2012. “With enormous public attention paid to political cheating scandals this year, including the Gen. Petraeus affair, there was no doubt that Washington residents would be influenced. Living in DC it’s crucial to keep up appearances and...
  • I've given up on trying to teach anyone here anything (They gave Socrates hemlock, now this guy.)

    02/12/2006 7:39:47 AM PST · by a true thinker · 336 replies · 7,739+ views
    There's no helping you. This site is now just a diversion -- like a train wreck. This site is inherently for and about raving egomaniacs, and Jim's site policies -- which amount to excluding reality and actual dialogue in favor of political/militaristic pornography -- is conducive to cognitive dissonance, which at the times your worldview is threatened leads you into psychotic breaks (on the political cognitive plane, that is, and just maybe in other realms too). Not to mention that your baseline politics is based in mythology about American demographics, science, economics, ethics etc. You spoonfeed each other in the...
  • The World is His Laptop [Matt Drudge Interview]

    04/17/2005 11:33:37 AM PDT · by West Coast Conservative · 10 replies · 772+ views
    Sunday Times ^ | April 17, 2005
    Matt Drudge’s panama hat is the kind that cigar-sucking American newspaper men wore in the 1940s. Seeing him without it is like seeing the Statue of Liberty without her torch or Tom Wolfe without his white suit. The internet has spawned a million sites but has created few real legends — one of whom is Drudge. That hat is part of the legend, a bit of style in the void of cyberspace. Drudge runs one of the most influential and discussed websites in the world: the Drudge Report. It is a tabloid newspaper that you can read on the net...
  • Bill & Hillary Clinton 'Honored' w/ 1st Annual Tabbie Award [Most Mentions in 2002 Tabloids]

    12/20/2002 6:52:59 AM PST · by ewing · 21 replies · 269+ views
    New York Post and Amercian Media Inc. ^ | December 20, 2002 | Liz Smith and Mike Walker
    The folks who bring us The National Enquirer, The Star Magazine and The Globe have announced the first ever Annual Tabloid Awards.The following celebrities this year racked up the most mentions in the Supermarket Tabloid Scandal Sheets.The top 10 for 2002 begins with Ex President of the United States Bill Clinton and New York's Junior Senator (and soon to be Democratic Leadership material) Hillary Clinton.Decending honors go to-Jennifer Lopez..Britney Spears..Madonna..Rosie O' Donnell..Julia Roberts..Oprah..Ben Affleck...Tom Cruise...Halle Berry