Friday, April 25, 2008


3 Detectives Acquitted in Bell Shooting

Published: April 26, 2008

The detectives were found not guilty on all felony and misdemeanor charges in the November 2006 death of Sean Bell, who died in a hail of 50 police bullets outside a club in Queens.

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I could probably better tolerate the breathless recurring coverage of the deadly shark attack if it weren't for the following:

  • a person can stay out of the ocean where the sharks are
  • that makes a shark attack an avoidable situation
  • a person can not reasonably stay out of public areas where the police are
  • this makes a police attack an unavoidable situation
One of these circumstances are much more likely to affect your average news consumer. I will not 'spot' you any guesses. I'll just inform you of the high improbability that 12% of the entire U.S. population is in the ocean.

Monday, April 14, 2008

I'm waiting...

...for the primary to be over because it is consuming my life (this is what happens when you get involved with actual campaign work).

For our faux news visitors/NYPost readers:

HEADLINE - Kentucky congressman calls Obama "boy".

This is my complete lack of amazement. (hint: click the word 'this')

This is the lame 'explanation'.