Daily Archives: May 5, 2007

R-A-C-I-S-M in the U-S-A

“Today CBSNews.com informed its staff via email that they should no longer enable comments on stories about presidential candidate Barack Obama. The reason for the new policy, according to the email, is that stories about Obama have been attracting too … Continue reading

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Teenage girl publicaly tortured to death

Goddammit, what’s wrong with the world? Hey, no warnings; this isn’t a comic book, this is real. (via Twisty) UPDATE 051707: More video, if you can stand to watch it. Aren’t we supposed to like the Kurds? That’s beyond me … Continue reading

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Somebody has to give these things names

“Jorn (feeling that ‘weblog’ is the least interesting of the bunch) has posted a list of terms he has coined over the years. I love his concept of negative intelligence—the internet phenomenon where bad ideas drive out good—a concept he … Continue reading

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How annoying, and probably not the last one either

“What they are calling Trojan.Kardphisher doesn’t do most of the technical things that Trojan horses usually do; it’s a pure social engineering attack, aimed at stealing credit card information. In a sense, it’s a standalone phishing program. “Once you reboot … Continue reading

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