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Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013
 It’s a cruel irony that Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in federal prison for revealing information the government wanted to keep secret from the American
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014
 Comedians and musicians helped Amnesty International reach the masses with its mission to free political prisoners. For its 50th anniversary show, shot live at Radio City Music Hall, Amnesty recruited Coldplay and Mumford & Sons but focused on comedy with stand-up by Ben Stiller and Sarah
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012
Drivers heading north on the Hoan Bridge can catch a wonderful view of Downtown Milwaukee. The Hoan Bridge...
Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011
The Super Bowl has become a true televisual non sequitur—a bizarre "Rocky"-style montage mashing together as many divergent strands of American culture as possible. This year's blockbuster was no exception. There was former President George W. Bush sitting next to coach John Madden...
09.11.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Ken Brosky
So there's a spiffy little email making its way around the conservative circles, apparently "teaching" why Socialism doesn't work (although of course Socialism is a finicky little word, isn't it?). Apparently, it's a true story. It goes like this: An economics professor at Texas Tech said he had never failed a single student, but had once failed an entire class. ...
Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009

The right wing is guided by resentment, not reality

How fortunate for Barack Obama that Rush Limbaugh, big radio personality and leader of the instinctual far right, has yet to retire to a sunny island with his bottles of pills. At a moment when Republicans on Capitol Hill feel they must pretend to negotiate with the popular new president over spending to revive the...