“Is it OK to call al-Qaeda ridiculous?”

Azzam the American? Not anymore! Try “Adam the goat farm dork” on for size. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Oh Rachel, you do make me laugh!

The Texas GOP releases its state platform. Juicy!

I probably can’t do this simply charming document the justice that jaysays did over at his blog, because I’m working on my thesis at the moment. But I’ll highlight some of the really solid American values that Texas’ Republicans are trying to bat a thousand with this election year: • We believe in… Self-sufficient families, … Continue reading

Senator Whitehouse’s elegant speech on the floor of the US Senate about corporate influence in governmental matters.

How accurate do you think his speech is?

Iceland is kicking ass.

The parliament of Iceland voted unanimously twice last week, once to secure the strongest freedom of speech in the international community as a whole, and once to legalize gay marriage. The freedom of speech protections include international servers. If you ask me, it sounds like Iceland is trying to deal with its economic woes by … Continue reading

VP Biden responds to Sen. Barton’s apology to BP

Viva la Franch.

“Paris police on Tuesday banned a controversial “pork sausage and wine” street party planned by extremist groups to combat what they saw as the “Islamisation” of a city neighbourhood. … The plan had sparked outrage from politicians and anti-racism groups who said it was blatantly racist and could lead to violence on the streets.” Jesus. … Continue reading

Osama bin Laden’s 2002 “Letter to the American people”

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful, “Permission to fight (against disbelievers) is given to those (believers) who are fought against, because they have been wronged and surely, Allah is Able to give them (believers) victory” [Quran 22:39] “Those who believe, fight in the Cause of Allah, and those who disbelieve, … Continue reading

Get an internet

For this thing to work, Mystery Man J is going to have to get a working internet. Not even voting Democrat can pay a student’s unpaid cable bill. Yet. I’m sure with more social justice and equality, nay strike that, more hope and more change, Comcast would provide telecommunications services for free.

Lessons learned – ASUS M4A79XTD EVO

I built this thing a few months ago, and would like to give back to the internet what I have learned along the way.  So that’s a quad-core AMD/ATI 5850 rig that clocks in under 850$ after rebates.  Stock cooling, stock clocks, and 1 Radeon 5850 until they drop under the 200$ mark.  Now if … Continue reading

Firsties!

I’d like to introduce myself.  I’m David Needleman and I’ll be posting on this blog with my dear friend James Harrell, a man with whom I’ve been friends since grade school.  Since we argue so much, we figured we might as well take it where it belongs – the internet. First things first, shall we? … Continue reading