Archive for September 19th, 2007

Sally Field Censored, University Of Florida Student Tasered

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

So this is what America’s come to. censors ‘s anti-war sentence at the Emmys:

It’s not like the vast majority of American’s don’t agree with her. It should surprise no one that the ultra conservative Fox is protecting the president from any criticism.

Then we have , a University of Florida student, at a speech for what, being loud and obnoxious and persistent? Kerry was prepared to answer the young man’s questions, so WTF was the police’s problem? Leadership starts at the top; when standard practice is no tolerance for any criticism, however mild, it should come as no surprise when that intolerance filters down to the local police.

This is from a Gainesville Sun reporter:

Here’s more:

The guy seems unstable to me but his questioning of Kerry in no way whatsoever deserved this. This is pathetic, shameful, disgraceful, and scary.

‘s for good coverage of the censorship angle.

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

Happy Birthday, ! The . The online symbol of joking, happiness,  or approval was invented by Carnegie Mellon University professor twenty five years ago today. Two videos to mark the anniversary:

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