This is the website of Abulsme Noibatno Itramne (also known as Sam Minter). Posts here are rare these days. For current stuff, follow me on Mastodon



@abulsme Updates from 2012-05-31 (UTC)

  • Reading – Obama the Warrior (Glenn Greenwald) #
  • Reading – Once Deemed Evil, Google Now Embraces "Paid Inclusion" (Danny Sullivan) #
  • Reading – Secretive X-37B Space Plane Will be Landing Soon (Nancy Atkinson) #
  • MT @FHQ: .@BYUfan @Bencjacobs Bachmann did not gain a del from MN. She IS the delegate & presumably a Romney vote at the convention. #
  • Reading – On Reasonable Pluralism and Being Mean (Kevin Vallier) #
  • Reading – First They Came For My Big Gulp, And I Said Nothing (John Cole) #
  • Run!!! MT @BreakingNews: NASA predicts our galaxy will collide with the nearby Andromeda galaxy in 6 billion yrs – @TPM #
  • Reading – Secret ‘Kill List’ Tests Obama’s Principles (Jo Becker and Scott Shane) #
  • Reading – State-by-state vote swings are more uniform than they used to be (Andrew Gelman) #
  • RT @ModeledBehavior: Decline in US government is just mind blowing #
  • MT @fivethirtyeight: In deep-dive in past poll data. Finding: state polls often tell you more about the national trend than national polls. #
  • MT @SamSeder: If one can be removed from a secret kill list w/out being killed, there's a wee bit of problem w/generation of that list. #
  • MT @DanaPerino: something about government banning huge sugary drinks that makes me want to chug a mountain dew. #
  • MT @zunguzungu: In 2012 or 2016, odds are pretty good that a Repub will inherit the "right to kill people whenevers" that Obama established. #
  • Reading – Did The Party Decide? The Best Candidate Who Can Win (Hans Noel) #
  • Reading – Presidential Polling in June: Flip a Coin Instead? (Larry J. Sabato) #
  • Reading – Why Mitt Romney’s sabre-rattling on Syria signifies nothing (Heather Hurlburt) #
  • Reading – RIAA wants to issue unlimited takedowns to Google (Nate Anderson) #