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 2012-08-19 (UTC)

  • RT @BuzzFeedAndrew: How could somebody not know? #
  • RT @N165Mars: Starting to think maybe my new robot neighbor doesn't want to be my friend. Did I say something wrong? #
  • RT @N165Mars: OW OW OW! STOP IT! #
  • Reading – Obama Leads Big — Among Those Least Likely to Vote (Nate Silver) #
  • Reading – Julian Assange's right to asylum (Glenn Greenwald) #
  • RT @LarrySabato: 2012 not a year for poll bounces, VP or convention. Low % undecideds, voters dug in. #
  • Nyad interviewed me once. RT @hilaryr: Follow @diananyad's progress here: #
  • MT @dandrezner: Assange: isn't the obvious diplomatic strategy to wait him out? 100% chance he'll piss off the embassy within a year. #
  • Reading – GOP Rep. Akin: 'Female Body Has Ways to Shut Down' Pregnancy in Case of 'Legitimate Rape' (Charles Johnson) #
  • MT @HowardKurtz: Newsweek says Fareed Zakaria had been under favorable consideration for Obama's natl security adviser #
  • Reading – The Tea Party Penalty (Josh Marshall) #
  • Reading – Todd Akin, “Legitimate Rape,” & The Republican War On Women (Oliver Willis) #
  • RT @fivethirtyeight: Is it possible to win a Senate race with 0% of the women's vote? Asking for a friend. #
  • RT @N165Mars: I have a new name! And now I know what happened to me! (I'm still kinda sore though.) #
  • Reading – Republican Senate Nominee: Victims Of ‘Legitimate Rape’ Don’t Get Pregnant
    (McMorris-Santoro) #
  • Reading – Quote of the Day: Early Voting a Bad Idea Because it Makes it Easier for Blacks to Vote (Kevin Drum) #
  • MT @ToddAkin To be clear all of us understand that rape can result in pregnancy & I have great empathy for victims. I regret misspeaking.

Goodbye Grandmother Minter

Mary Sue Wootton Minter

26 Jan 1918 to 19 Aug 2012