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FSogol's Journal
FSogol's Journal
December 11, 2015

"With over 7,000 signatures, I'll officially be on the ballot in VA. Thank you to all the volunteers

- O'Malley from his twitter feed.

Thanks Raine and everyone else.

December 8, 2015

"Trump's statement was so outrageous and offensive that his polls numbers went up 20 points. I wish

that was a joke. Some bad news for Donald Trump though, Senator Ted Cruz has jumped ahead of him in the latest Iowa poll. The poll was called, Who is Crazier? They're neck and neck. It's not who you want to be President any more, it's who is f'ing crazier."
- Conan O'Brien

December 4, 2015

Volkswagen: We're Sorry We Got Caught

As the climate change conference opened in Paris, ads appeared around the city, many from sponsors of the conference — or were they? The ads looked genuine, but the messages were a bitingly satirical.

Story here:


More photos here:

December 3, 2015

Our insane approach to guns and the people who use them to slaughter us

We’ve had the guy with the shock orange hair. The hermit with the scraggly beard. The gamer living with mom. The misogynist virgin. The disgruntled office worker. The Korean American college kid. The African American veteran.

Until Wednesday’s rampage at a holiday party in San Bernardino, Calif., the only thing we hadn’t had was a woman picking up guns and slaughtering innocent people. But now police tell us we have a Muslim couple with a 6-month-old baby — Syed Rizwan Farook and his Pakistani-born wife, Tashfeen Malik — to add to the ranks of mass shooters and our country’s endless, exhausting gallery of gore.

With each of these rampage shootings — we’ve had more of them this year than we’ve had days — we try to pinpoint what triggered the violence. It’s the mental health system. It’s video games. It’s the recession. It’s religious fanaticism. It’s racial hatred.

Yes, these are all contributing factors. But the real common thread among these shooters is obvious: their access to guns.

rest of the article by the Washington Post's Petula Dvorak here:
December 1, 2015

Political Talk Shows

From Zach Weinersmith of Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal

November 30, 2015

The ISIS recruitment drive in Paris was a big success. Meet the new Daesh-bags.

From Ruben Bolling's "Tom the Dancing Bug":

November 25, 2015

Pumpkin/Squash. Look at these photos. Are these types edible?

Can they be turned into pumpkin cookies, pumpkin bread, etc.


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