PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Monday's top reads

"This is America, where a white Catholic male Republican judge was murdered on his way to greet a Democratic Jewish woman member of Congress, who was his friend. Her life was saved initially by a 20-year old Mexican-American gay college student, and eventually by a Korean-American combat surgeon, all eulogized by our African American...... President."
-Mark Shields, PBS Newshour

* '30 years after the Iran hostage crisis, we're still fighting Reagan's war.'
* Ugh. Congressional hearings hidden Islamic radicalism echo McCarthy's Red Scare.
* New study of Arctic sea ice and snow show we've been underestimating the effects of climate change.
* Some phony scandals some Republicans want to spend your tax dollars investigating.
* Nice. Teacher eats 162 school lunches and lives to blog the tale.

Tags: 2011, defend your thesis, news, quotes, welcome to america

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