Twitter Digest: August 20, 2011

  1. Twitter Digest: August 16, 2011 August 17, 2011 @ 07:29

  2. The EU isn't going to issue bonds not because governments don't need to borrow but because the EU isn't ready yet. Do the people understand? August 17, 2011 @ 09:10

  3. The EU doesn't need to borrow from anyone to aid various members, but you won't hear the talking heads dig into that truth any time soon. August 17, 2011 @ 09:16

  4. Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Nicolas Sarkozy, you don't need to borrow to aid EU members. Make the Euro like United States Notes. August 17, 2011 @ 09:19

  5. The World Bank says the famine in Somalia is artificial. Of course it is, but neoliberal economics hugely contributed to making it that way. August 17, 2011 @ 09:35

  6. Yak, yak, yak: US, Russia, EU, UN "alarmed," "greatly concerned," "deeply troubled," Israel building hundreds of West Bank illegal homes. August 17, 2011 @ 09:41

  7. Concerning Israel building 277 more illegal homes in the West Bank, Israel tells US, Russia, EU, UN: "Go to Hell, punks. We rule the world." August 17, 2011 @ 09:45

  8. What do Assad supporters in the US say about Palestinian-refugee claims that Assad is doing crimes against humanity to those refugees? August 17, 2011 @ 09:48

  9. "Most visitors leave saying 'Cuban life isn't as bad as I thought.'" — John McAuliff. It's past time the US normalizes relations with Cuba. August 17, 2011 @ 09:54

  10. Rick Perry was right to criticize the Federal Reserve but for the wrong reasons. The stimulus was way too little & went to the wrong people. August 17, 2011 @ 10:01

  11. Do you want to be rich & die of pollution, or do you want to be richer & not polluted? That's a real choice. Stop being anti-environmental. August 17, 2011 @ 10:10

  12. Jon Stewart on Ron Paul: Where's the Love? | TheWrap TV August 17, 2011 @ 10:27

  13. RE: I will not make war on all the women in the world who make bad choices. I've made bad choices and am glad God wor... . August 17, 2011 @ 13:27

  14. "The Tedious, Tweeting Atheist" (xc: @JoWalker1223) @thefreedomguy, you wrote: @TomUsher Saying something does... (cont) . August 18, 2011 @ 03:17

  15. The Tedious, Tweeting Atheist August 18, 2011 @ 03:17

  16. RE: I stand by what I wrote. In order to make "people accountable and to face the consequences of t... . August 18, 2011 @ 06:33

  17. RE: I didn't condone abortion. I also didn't say or suggest or imply that "Rape, incest or pedophilia are" "among the... . August 18, 2011 @ 06:35

  18. This is excellent food for thought for the whole world, Morris. You've posed qu (@YouTube August 18, 2011 @ 06:58

  19. I liked a @YouTube video NATOs War Aims include Gay Rights! August 18, 2011 @ 06:59

  20. I favorited a @YouTube video NATOs War Aims include Gay Rights! August 18, 2011 @ 06:59

  21. NATO's War Aims include Gay [Homosexual] Rights! - YouTube, 108Morris108 August 18, 2011 @ 07:47

  22. RE: You don't read carefully yet you're nervy enough to tell me to grow up. You should grow up enough to know what "i... . August 18, 2011 @ 14:17

  23. @ stimpysyrian

    Such low standards (@YouTube August 18, 2011 @ 14:37

  24. New Federal Reserve policy: If we're attacked, talk too much. August 18, 2011 @ 16:30

  25. Who's the anti-Christ who came up with the idea of calling an EU member-states' balanced-budget requirement the "Golden Rule"? August 18, 2011 @ 16:48

  26. German bankers complain a Robin Hood Tax (small tax on each financial transaction) would be ineffective. Robin Hood took the whole purse. August 18, 2011 @ 16:54

  27. "Association Between Type 2 Diabetes and Exposure to Persistent Organic Pollutants" & just when the Tea Party is revving up to kill the EPA. August 18, 2011 @ 17:25

  28. Russia: $9 billion worth of arms globally in 2011. Putin, it's your stinking merchants of death & destruction to satisfy Russian greed! August 18, 2011 @ 17:33

  29. I'm fed up with people appealing to "the lesser of evils." To Hell with that. I want the righteous to rule. Up righteousness. August 18, 2011 @ 17:40

  30. The US is whining that China is beating them via "state-owned" enterprises — that's market socialism beating whining, lying capitalists. August 18, 2011 @ 17:46

  31. Whining capitalists in the US are complaining that they can't out compete the socialists, yet capitalists always say socialism never works! August 18, 2011 @ 17:48

  32. If a capitalist US can't out compete a more socialist China, then why shouldn't the US become more socialistic to compete better? August 18, 2011 @ 17:51

  33. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is going to nationalize the Venezuelan gold industry. Has he been watching Max Keiser on the Internet? August 18, 2011 @ 18:01

  34. Do you think Texas Global Warming deniers say Al Gore rigged the weather there to cause the record drought so he could raise carbon taxes? August 18, 2011 @ 18:07

  35. President Ollanta Humala of Peru used to be impressive before he sold out to private oil interests. How rich did they promise to make him? August 18, 2011 @ 18:17

  36. "outcome of being 'tough on crime' was some of the worst street disturbances seen in decades": Andrew Neilson, Howard League of Penal Reform August 18, 2011 @ 18:30

  37. If the US keeps increasing airport security a la the Zionists control freaks, flying will be for the birds and drones only. August 18, 2011 @ 18:35

  38. Want to fly out of Boston's airport? You may have to have a "nice" conversation with a special agent whether you feel like talking or not. August 18, 2011 @ 18:42

  39. The Zionists have said they won't apologize for murdering 9 on the Mavi Marmara. Is Erdogan sorry he blocked the Gaza Freedom Flotilla 2? August 18, 2011 @ 18:59

  40. "boycott political donations in response to Washington's poor handling of the debt ceiling" wars, banksterism, pollution, poverty...? August 18, 2011 @ 19:33

  41. "Last month saw Arctic sea ice drop to its lowest extent ... the smallest area for any July since satellite records began in 1979." August 18, 2011 @ 19:38

  42. When will you read that Qaddaffi is ill — that he says he is sick? August 18, 2011 @ 19:44

  43. With Qaddaffi's imminent fall, the US is mounting pressure on Assad, who's been foolish not to implement deep reforms but deadly violence. August 18, 2011 @ 19:57

  44. @thefreedomguy (xc: @JoWalker1223 @DavidGBoo) You are an atheist who doesn't have what it takes to admit when he's wrong and to apologize. August 18, 2011 @ 20:11

  45. @thefreedomguy Weak. August 18, 2011 @ 20:14

  46. @thefreedomguy (xc: @JoWalker @DavidGBoo) You wrote: "@TomUsher Makes no difference if I was right or wron... (cont) . August 18, 2011 @ 21:05

  47. RE: @liveactionfilms This is mostly a reply to "DrDisaster." Nesting/narrowing of comments moved me to start a new th... . August 19, 2011 @ 08:58

  48. @ mooninquirer Good point. (@YouTube August 19, 2011 @ 14:26

  49. Some self-styled Christians preaching anti-Christ messages: "Kenneth Cole's Ridiculous Pro-Choice Campaign Compares ... August 20, 2011 @ 09:31

  50. Once Qaddaffi's gone, Assad will get much more attention. Why has he been so stupid/selfish? He could have dealt with the Syrian opposition. August 20, 2011 @ 12:27

  51. The original concept of a stock market isn't working anymore. Are there enough regulations in your wildest imagination to fix it? Luddite? August 20, 2011 @ 12:41

  52. Does the Tea Party aid the banksters getting away with stealing tens of trillions, even hundreds of trillions? Via being distracted, yes. August 20, 2011 @ 12:56


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