S.F. subway system admits cutting cellphone... →
“In a controversial move that has riled up free speech advocates, San Francisco’s Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) subway system said it cut off cellphone signals at “select” stations in response to a planned protest this week. “BART temporarily interrupted service at select BART stations as one of many tactics to ensure the safety of everyone on the platform,” the transit agency said...
Stuff white people like: denying climate change →
stfuconservatives: There’s a study running soon in the journal Global Environmental Change called “Cool dudes: The denial of climate change among conservative white males in the United States.” It analyzes poll and survey data from the last 10 years and finds that … are you sitting down? … conservative white men are far more likely to deny the threat of climate change than other people. OK,...
More and more, when faced with the world of men, the only reaction is one of...– Albert Camus, Between Hell and Reason (1940)
Many of them have said: they like war, they like the notion of staying in war,...– Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) - The Daily Show with Jon Stewart preach (via thelifetimenetwork)
It began as a series of peaceful protests calling for reform of the Chilean...–
Several internet service providers across the United States are using an online...– Researchers: U.S. Internet Service Providers Are Hijacking Customers’ Searches The providers in question are: Cavalier, Cincinnati Bell, Cogent, Frontier, Hughes, IBBS, Insight Broadband, Megapath, Paetec, RCN, Wide Open West, XO Communication. (via ryking)