Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution...– John F. Kennedy
Protest at Dag Hammarskjold Public Plaza
Tomorrow, Saturday January 29th. 1PM. Stand in solidarity with the people of Egypt.
Police doused Mr. ElBaradei with a water cannon and beat supporters who tried to...– Egyptian Army Called In as Protests Rage - NYTimes.com (via mikehudack)
Wherever the standard of freedom and Independence has been or shall be unfurled,...– John Quincy Adams on U.S. Foreign Policy Our heart, benedictions and prayers are with the protesters in Egypt today. (via mikehudack)
VIVA PALESTINA.: Biden: Mubarak Should Not Step... →
missjalapeno: newsflick: Vice President Biden, issuing the Obama administration’s most definitive statement to date on the turmoil in Egypt, said President Hosni Mubarak should not step down and downplayed the protests spreading across the Mideast as generally unconnected. He described the unrest as… I cannot stand this man. Every time I see him speaking or I read a quote from him I’m...
Predictions that a Tunisia-like uprising will soon topple Egyptian President...– Shadi Hamid suspects that, in the event of a Tunisia-inspired revolt in Egypt, the U.S. may be on the wrong side of history. Read the full article here. (via theatlantic)
Ezra Klein: We Won't Always Be The Biggest →
technipol: Ezra Klein keeps getting it right: This bugged me last night, and it’s worth talking about today: One of the first big applause lines of the speech came when Barack Obama said, “For all the hits we’ve taken these last few years, for all the naysayers predicting our decline, America still has the largest, most prosperous economy in the world.” But as Matt Yglesias notes, soon, we...
Get a video camera and put it in your living room or den at home. Hit Record....– Dear Keith Olbermann (via azspot)
oatmeal: If you’re going to go down, you might as well blame it on an imaginary animal like Twitter did with their infamous Fail Whale. I’ve taken the liberty of creating this animal for you: Please use it. Please oh please. -The Oatmeal
How do you keep the bears out of your yard?
danielholter: jstud: Install an endzone. Hey-O!!! ohhh, snap.
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Blip.TV Stimulates Video Creators, Moves to... →
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