Twitter Digest: May 29, 2011

  1. Twitter Digest: May 25, 2011 May 26, 2011 @ 06:29

  2. Just because you're pro-abortion doesn't mean you "know" fetal cells or fetuses 20 weeks or younger feel no pain. Get real. May 26, 2011 @ 23:56

  3. The Libyan revolutionaries haven't outright won because the West has been holding out for deals for more support. May 27, 2011 @ 01:21

  4. Rather than not allow prison inmates to read anything but the Bible, discuss with them what they are reading and why. May 27, 2011 @ 01:27

  5. How can an honest democratic-republic US support an ethnocratic Israel over a one-state democratic-republic for Palestinian Arabs & Jews? May 27, 2011 @ 01:52

  6. Sold a load of greedy-capitalist real-estate nonsense, Spain's youth unemployment is nearly 45%, a record for industrialized countries. May 27, 2011 @ 02:38

  7. It's deeply diabolical of people to want cuts in gov. benefits & services for those who were working before the crash & want to work again. May 27, 2011 @ 03:22

  8. Full of Hot/Toxic Air: Coal-Fired Power Plants/Polluters Block Stronger Mercury Standards @NRDC May 27, 2011 @ 03:41

  9. "74% Favor Banning Regulators From Working For Those They Regulate For At Least Five Years" — Rasmussen May 27, 2011 @ 03:59

  10. Yes or no: Physiologically and anatomically, homosexual intercourse is an obvious error? "Joakim Noah, the NB... (cont) . May 27, 2011 @ 04:52

  11. Means testing Social Security & Medicare is evil temptation to get the wealthy to support them even less. May 27, 2011 @ 05:00

  12. US Treasury lie: "United States notes serve no function that is not already adequately served by Federal Reserve notes." May 27, 2011 @ 05:17

  13. The US Treasury lies about United States Notes (USN) v. Federal Reserve Notes. USN are interest free. May 27, 2011 @ 05:20

  14. I'm so tired of economic morons saying austerity is the only way to deal with the problems we face. May 27, 2011 @ 05:31

  15. Selfishness is anti-Christ, and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's plan is of, by, & for the hyper-selfish. May 27, 2011 @ 05:52

  16. Cut Medicare & taxes on the ultra-rich. The American center may be quite stupid at times, but it doesn't appear stupid enough for that. May 27, 2011 @ 06:34

  17. I tweeted links on the Dominique Strauss-Kahn story by two who strongly promoted that it was a set up. Nevertheless, I reserve judgment. May 27, 2011 @ 06:42

  18. Atheists don't know what's missing, though they speak as if there's nothing to miss. It's better to say one's not sure than there's no God. May 27, 2011 @ 07:13

  19. Why does the GOP fight to enable capitalists to be as crooked as possible? Why do they do everything against protecting citizen-customers? May 27, 2011 @ 07:49

  20. The New Jersey Sup. Court reversed $500 mil. of Gov. Chris Christie's pub. ed. cuts. Maybe he won't finish the white elephant shopping mall. May 27, 2011 @ 07:59

  21. Secularly, this sounds right relative to banksters rule: "Why Obama Should Appoint Elizabeth Warren to Head the CFPB" May 27, 2011 @ 08:50

  22. I hope they source their magnets from clean suppliers: RT @truthdig Google Bets on California Wind Power - Truthdig May 27, 2011 @ 09:14

  23. Per capita, the US has the Fourth-Highest Income Inequality in the World. May 27, 2011 @ 09:58

  24. I don't care what the Patriot Act or anyone says. So called National Security Letters are unconstitutional. No one should abide by them. May 27, 2011 @ 10:04

  25. Dam Removal: Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe: Who wants sick GMO-salmon when real, healthy Chinook salmon reach 100 lbs? May 28, 2011 @ 22:25

  26. Anti-environmentalist Barack Obama pledged to help Poland develop shale gas & nuclear, poisoning itself, its neighbors, and the planet. May 28, 2011 @ 22:39

  27. Rafah Crossing is now supposedly permanently open. Here's the latest on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla "Spirit o... (cont) . May 28, 2011 @ 23:10

  28. RT @billyjack_1951: "@GreeGreece @TomUsher Well, the key word there is "honest"." Correct. That's why I used the word. . May 28, 2011 @ 23:36

  29. RT @Arabs4Palestine: "@TomUsher One state with #Arabs and #Jews living in peace like they did for thousand... (cont) . May 28, 2011 @ 23:40

  30. . Reuters is reading more like the AP. Their coverage of the situation in Yemen is loade... (cont) . May 29, 2011 @ 00:10

  31. "Cairo waived visa requirements for women, minors and men over 40" traveling to Egypt from Gaza. That's only semi-open. May 29, 2011 @ 00:23

  32. Even just semi-opening the Rafah Crossing as they have is some real progress on Egypt's part. It's a good thing Mubarak is gone from power. May 29, 2011 @ 00:28

  33. I don't like ruinous, greedy neoliberal strings attached to G8 / IMF "help" for Egypt & Tunisia & neither should you. May 29, 2011 @ 00:41

  34. Russia wants to mediate between Qaddaffi & the world because Russia has weapons deals with Qaddaffi & doesn't want more oil competition. May 29, 2011 @ 00:46

  35. G8, stop giving the Saudi & Bahraini dictators a pass. They've murdered unarmed, peaceful protesters just as have Libya, Yemen, & Syria. May 29, 2011 @ 00:58

  36. @GreeGreece There is no doubt Cold War rivalry is still there. Qaddaffi, Putin, Sarkozy, Obama, the banksters... are all responsible. May 29, 2011 @ 01:06

  37. "Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered the Defense Ministry to take control of night raids." Frankly, that's completely understandable. May 29, 2011 @ 01:19

  38. Even when not true, Zionists especially will call an act of militant-Islamic resistance "al Qaeda linked." May 29, 2011 @ 01:27

  39. When are the Canadian people going to wake up and throw off that fascist-Zionist loving Stephen Harper as their Prime Minister? May 29, 2011 @ 01:32

  40. Triumphal return of Honduran ex-leader Zelaya: ""He was the only president that remembered us, the poor," sai... (cont) . May 29, 2011 @ 03:32

  41. @ausher8 GMO-free? May 29, 2011 @ 03:37

  42. @ausher8 Genetically Modified Organism May 29, 2011 @ 03:41

  43. @ausher8 It was the corn that caused me to ask. Most corn in the US is GM. May 29, 2011 @ 03:42

  44. @ausher8 On my last trip to the store, I think I bought GM soy by mistake. My glasses aren't good enough anymo... (cont) . May 29, 2011 @ 03:44

  45. @ausher8 I believe I once read that too much soy milk can cause stones (kidney?). May 29, 2011 @ 04:21

  46. @ausher8 As for GM corn, you can't tell simply by looking at it. People opt for certified organic or grow it themselves to avoid GM. May 29, 2011 @ 04:26

  47. @ausher8 US food labels aren't required to reveal GMO's in non-organic foods. That's a crime. That's the FDA being an arm of Monsanto, etc. May 29, 2011 @ 04:28

  48. Rocket science: When the US prints a Federal Reserve Note, it goes deeper in debt. Every time it printed a United States Note, it didn't. May 29, 2011 @ 04:57

  49. If Federal Reserve Notes are debt while United States Notes (USN) are not, why aren't you calling for USN? May 29, 2011 @ 05:00

  50. Gaza, Palestine, Israel: "Bad News From The BBC - Part 2: The 'John Motson Approach To Analysing News'" May 29, 2011 @ 05:19

  51. On Memorial Day, is honor for those who gave their lives for their country or to increase the personal wealth of plutocrats who own it? May 29, 2011 @ 05:31

  52. @Arabs4Palestine It is true that the history of Arabs & Jews is tarnished with war between them but no more than between French & English. May 29, 2011 @ 05:38

  53. RT @Arabs4Palestine: British PM Cameron removes his name from list of Jewish National Fund patrons - Haaretz May 29, 2011 @ 05:41

  54. @Arabs4Palestine It's too bad Cameron's people minced words on it though — "time constraints." He's not a Zionist. He should act like it. May 29, 2011 @ 05:43

  55. "A plurality of voters considers themselves pro-choice..., but most still consider abortion morally unjust most of the time." — Rasmussen. May 29, 2011 @ 05:45

  56. "BP oil spill partly blamed for Gulf dolphin deaths." Drill, baby, drill is still kill, baby, kill. May 29, 2011 @ 06:01

  57. "...he is a political loonie and madman, but he is also a writing genius. He is usually interesting to read... (cont) . May 29, 2011 @ 07:26

  58. Bad government is the problem. Good government is the solution. May 29, 2011 @ 08:10

  59. Brad Friedman rips James O'Keefe, Hannah Giles, & Andrew Breitbart apart. He shows how they knowingly lied to America. May 29, 2011 @ 08:26


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