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Atlacomulco Dispatch: Mexico Town’s Identity Was Defined by 1 Party. Then, the People Turned on It.

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Nowhere in Mexico did loyalty toward the Institutional Revolutionary Party run as deep as in Atlacomulco. But even here, the PRI suffered a symbolically devastating defeat. Source: NYT > World
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War Robbed Him of His Family, Then His Eyes, Then His Love

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Today, he marches for peace across Afghanistan. But his thoughts and poetry are fixed on the girl he lost, and bittersweet images of another life. Source: NYT > World
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Gina Haspel Almost Thought Better Of Her CIA Nomination, But Then Trump Thought Better Of Her Thinking Better Of It

2 months ago | 0 comment
Whee! Gina Haspel, Donald Trump’s nominee to head the CIA, almost threw in the water-soaked towel over a prisoner’s face Friday when she met with White House officials, telling them she worried her involvement with the CIA’s torture program [...]
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After Each Attack He Carried the Wounded. Then He Became a Victim.

3 months ago | 0 comment
But many Afghan and American officials say there is often an overlap between the facilitating networks used in urban attacks claimed by the Islamic State in recent years and those used by the extreme elements of the Taliban, particularly [...]
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And Then Sam Nunberg Bit His Own Dick Off On Jake Tapper’s CNN Show LOLOL TOTALLY NORMAL

5 months ago | 0 comment
HI MR. TALKY MOUTH! LORD HAVE MERCY. Former Trump aide/current idiot Sam Nunberg hung up his Obamaphone with MSNBC’s Katy Tur on Monday afternoon, and by the time we had posted the full video, he had picked that Obamaphone right back up to [...]
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Dzongsar Monastery Journal: A Dance for Tibetan New Year, Then 17 Hours in Custody

5 months ago | 0 comment
The driver of the police car that took us back to Kangding wore a Yankees cap, which he turned backward at one point. The officer in the front seat synced his mobile phone to the police radio and sang along, karaoke style, to a popular [...]
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Sean Hannity Swallows Obama’s Fake Sperm Then Spits It Back Up: A Play In Three Very Stupid Acts

5 months ago | 0 comment
If all you see when you look at this portrait is sperm, somethin’s wrong with you, oh boy! If you ever wanted to see what gets Sean Hannity’s jizzes flowing, and more specifically the process by which that happens, you need to start with [...]
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Warming, Water Crisis, Then Unrest: How Iran Fits an Alarming Pattern

6 months ago | 0 comment
Is water the reason for the latest unrest in Iran? Not entirely. Water alone doesn’t explain the outbreak of protests that began in early January and spread swiftly across the country. But as David Michel, an analyst at the Stimson [...]
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President Trump undermines White House FISA position after watching Fox News, then changes his mind

6 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump undermined the White House’s position on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act — known as FISA — on Thursday morning, but flip-flopped on the position just hours later. “House votes on controversial [...]
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Vienna ‘New Year’s Baby’ Greeted First With Hate, Then Hearts

7 months ago | 0 comment
“In the first hours of her life, this sweet girl was already the target of an unbelievable wave of violent, hateful online commentary,” Klaus Schwertner, secretary general of the Vienna chapter of the Roman Catholic charity Caritas, [...]