Just watched Republicans complain about Cuba's "torturing citizens." If they are so worried about that, then why don't they cut ties with Saudi Arabia, Pakistan , or Bahrain? Or how about the CIA? What was that? No? Then shut up.
A few days ago, Deadspin's Kyle Wagner began to compile a list of all police-involved shootings in the U.S. He's not the only one to undertake such a project: D. Brian Burghart, editor of the Reno News & Review, has been attempting a crowdsourced national database of deadly police violence. We asked Brian to write about what he's learned from his project.
I've decided that the most dangerous idea in the world is the concept of heroes. Now don't get me wrong, there are people that have made great sacrifices for good causes, but the idea of heroes can also be misused and abused. Just remember, the people behind the greatest atrocities mankind has ever known thought that they were doing the right thing.
CIA Inspector General David Buckley will leave his post at the end of January, the agency said Monday. Last July Buckley revealed five CIA employees improperly accessed a hard drive the Senate Intelligence Committee investigators used to compile the controversial torture report.
From the outside, it doesn't look like much, but once you get inside nice decor. The chicken fried rice and wor su gai were excellent; they made my pregnant wife happy.
We went on a Sunday afternoon, and the service was prompt and attentive. We'll be going back frequently.