September 8, 2008

Facebook in Reality

Facebook--changing the definition of friendship:)


As reported in the Emory Wheel, the shuttle drivers have their first union contract and received their first ever paid holiday on Labor Day. It is sad that we can be so oblivious to the conditions of workers in our community.

John Deer, a Catholic priest and peacemaker recently suggested "The Only Diet for a Peacemaker Is a Vegetarian Diet." But if you're not ready for that perhaps you could just eat less meat. The top UN climate scientist has suggested that people should consider eating less meat as a way of combating global warming.

Daily Show: Republican Hypocrisy

This entire episode had me laughing hysterically. In the segment Stewart shows back to back clips of conservative politicians and media issuing contradictory statements.

September 7, 2008

C. Hitchens Waterboarded

After personally experiencing waterboarding, Christopher Hitchens concludes, "If waterboarding does not constitute torture, then there is no such thing as torture." (Vanity Fair)

Healthcare Ad & Campaign

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Music: Derek Webb

Is voting for who you like the lesser of two evils? If so, is it an action worth doing?

Film: Ordinary Radicals

From Shane Claiborne and Chris Haw's Jesus for President tour comes the documentary, Ordinary Radicals. As they write in the book, "This is not the old-time religion of going to heaven; this is about bringing heaven to the world."