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Curmudgeon’s Corner: Killed the Website

In the latest Curmudgeon’s Corner Sam and Ivan talk about:

  • Tesla in New Jersey
  • The Plane / Chile Earthquake
  • Obamacare
  • Campaign Finance

Recorded on 3 Apr 2014

Length this week – 1:10:33

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Curmudgeon’s Corner: A Perfect Demographic

In the latest Curmudgeon’s Corner…

Sam and Ivan talk about:

  • Breaking Dawn / News Alerts / Supercommittee
  • Gingrich / Republicans
  • iTunes Match
  • SOPA

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Anderson, dude!

Anderson in the midst of looting chaos
(Anderson Cooper, CNN, 18 Jan 2009)

As things got really out of control, I saw a looter on the roof of the store they’d broken into throw what I think was part of a concrete block into the crowd. It hit a small boy in the head. I saw him collapse. More chunks of concrete were being thrown at the looters on the roof. The injured boy couldn’t get up. He’d try and then collapse again. Blood was pouring from his head. He was conscious but had no control over his body. I was afraid someone on the roof would see him lying there and throw another cinderblock piece onto him. I was afraid he’d get killed. No one seemed to be helping him. I ran to where he was struggling, and picked him up off the ground. I brought him to a spot about a hundred feet away. I could feel his warm blood on my arms. I stood him up, but he was clearly unable to walk. He wiped his bloody face, and I tried to reassure him. He had no idea where he was, and he clearly couldn’t walk, so I picked him up again and handed him over to someone behind that makeshift barricade. Tony, the American businessman, gave the boy a wet towel. He was then taken away by someone else. We don’t know what happened to him.

(via Huffington Post)