First Impressions of blink-182's "Neighborhoods"
Someone needs to take away Tom Delonge’s pedalboard.
rosinhabela: My name is Kelly Schomburg, I’m the girl with the red hair in these pictures. I was protesting at the Occupy Wall Street march yesterday when I and several other women were sprayed with mace and subsequently arrested. Many have already seen the video, which has been spreading like wildfire over twitter, Facebook, tumblr, and other video feeds, along with hundreds of other photos...
Organizing in Troy Davis's Name
thenationmagazine: It’s hard not to mourn, but when you’re ready to start organizing, here are four groups redoubling their efforts to abolish capital punishment in the US in Troy Davis’s name. Each organization was deeply involved in the fight to save Davis, and each group requires volunteers and financial support to survive. Click here to find out about organizations working, now in Troy...
Amy Goodman: what an actual journalist looks like
confessionsofanautisticboy: She mentored Sharif Abdel Kouddous and Jeremy Scahill. Need I say more? (I will anyway) Watch carefully children, because you don’t see this often: a journalist getting more news than 24 hour tickers by talking to the people affected.
Activate the Mechanism!: Free to Die →
abaldwin360: By PAUL KRUGMAN Now, there are two things you should know about the Blitzer-Paul exchange. The first is that after the crowd weighed in, Mr. Paul basically tried to evade the question, asserting that warm-hearted doctors and charitable individuals would always make sure that people… It was frustrating (though not surprising) to me the way Blitzer framed this hypothetical,...
My world is my mind, but I'm not locking myself...
One week. One week until the day I’ve been waiting for, literally, since I was 14. The Descendents are playing Roseland Ballroom on September 23rdwith the Suicide Machines & H20, and to be totally honest I had given up any hope of seeing them live for a long time. I was a teenager in the late 90s/early 00s and I grew up on punk rock. Through Green Day, Blink 182, and Sum 41 I found...
Taking 5: Star Wars
nerdology: I love Star Wars. I have been watching since I was 5 years old. And like any upstanding, long time Star Wars fan I was upset about the newest round of changes to my favorite movies. Then I went to dinner with my friend Jesse. We started talking about the release of Star Wars on Blu-ray and I mentioned that this would be the 5th version of the trilogy I have owned. Each time I have...