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September 2012

@abulsme Updates from 2012-09-01 (UTC)

  • Reading – Microsoft’s Slow Decline (Josh Marshall) #
  • Reading – Greed and Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital (Matt Taibbi) #
  • Reading – Before Eastwood’s Talk With a Chair, Clearance From the Top (Michael Barbaro & Michael D. Shear) #
  • Reading – The RNC's Sneak Preview Of The Coming Republican Primary Bloodbath (Nate Cohn) #
  • RT @asymmetricinfo: At this point, the game is just to avoid telling the truth about the nasty tax hikes and spending cuts that are coming. #
  • RT @asymmetricinfo: So far, Romney has a perfect score on that point! Expect Obama will match it. #
  • RT @BarackObama: This seat's taken., #
  • RT @BuzzFeedBen: RT @adamsorensen: Lot of RNC messaging this week about how GOP isn't all old, white and crazy. Oh well. #
  • RT @chrislhayes: Mitt to his staff just now: "Remember when I said I like being able to fire people?" #
  • MT @OrrChris: Only possible Democratic response to Eastwood's performance is to have William Shatner sing "Rocket Man" as their keynote. #
  • RT @davidharsanyi: eastwood representing libertarians around the country: pro freedom. anti war. and, more than likely, baked. #
  • Reading – Chomp-Inspired iOS 6 App Store Redesign Could Impact Long Tail Of App Developers (Sarah Perez) #
  • Reading – Samsung/Apple Jury Foreman's Explanation For Verdict Shows He Doesn't Understand Prior Art (Mike Masnick) #
  • Woo! RT @steven_moffat: It's Doctor Who day!! #
  • RT @politicalwire: Karl Rove called Rep. Todd Akin to apologize for joking about murdering him… #
  • Reading – Pirate Bay Founder Arrested in Cambodia (Ernesri, Torrent Freak) #
  • Reading – Keep the focus on the dishonesty (Greg Sargent) #
  • RT @LarrySabato: We're all having fun w/Eastwooding, & rightly so, but voting effects are zero, or near-zero. #
  • Reading – The man with his name (Roger Ebert) #
  • RT @neiltyson: An atheist, an agnostic, and a fundamentalist walk into a bar. One then says to the others,"We should duck next time." #
  • MT @steven_moffat: Oh, If not watching Doctor Who in the UK – or just not watching it live – you might want to avoid the internet for a bit. #
  • Reading – Stewart Basks In The Glory Of Clint Eastwood’s ‘Awesome’ Speech While Tearing Apart Romney’s (Josh Feldman) #
  • RT @steven_moffat: One hour to go! Doctor!! Daleks!! Divorce!! SoufflГ© Surprise!! (Or is that just me?) #
  • RT @steven_moffat: 15 minutes. Some scenes may be disturbing for people of a marital disposition. #
  • RT @ppppolls: We'll have our first post-convention Presidential polls in Florida and North Carolina tomorrow night after 9 #