How they found it I'll never know

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A couple weeks back I slammed the East County Democratic Club for sponsoring a showing of the 9/11 conspiracy movie “Loose Change.” If you ever wanted evidence that the nutroots are not to be trusted with national security, then their embrace of a film which blames a massive conspiracy for the 9/11 attacks and not […]

A brief moment of fame

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I finished reading Prof. Stephen D. Cooper’s book “Watching the Watchdog: Bloggers as the Fifth Estate.” The book isn’t written for popular appeal. At its core, the book is a college textbook on media criticism — a very good college textbook. However, good textbooks don’t necessarily make for something that’s going to fly off the […]

More on that NSA ruling

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Early on I noted that despite their feelings on the legality of the NSA’s terrorist surveillance program, legal scholars almost unanimously panned the opinion as heavy on rhetoric and light on the law. I also thought it was worth noting how two of the nation’s most respected newspapers thought about the opinion. Demonstrating once again […]