Category Archive for 'Politics'

The Daily Show vs Jim Cramer (with videos): calling out a liar

Monday, January 9th, 2017

The Daily Show were a lot more true to their TV network’s name than most news organisations were to theirs; here’s a good excerpt from the new Daily Show book that shows this.

Review: Matthew Desmond – “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

This book is one of the best non-fiction books of 2016 that I’ve read. I give it 4/5.

From “The Daily Show book”, Stewart’s pose and a piece of Colbert’s brilliance

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

I’m currently reading “The Daily Show (The Book): An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests” which has recently been released. It’s interesting. I’ve so far read a tenth of it, and it’s got some really interesting bits on the formation of the show, under Jon Stewart. LIZZ WINSTEAD: Instead […]

Noam Chomsky – annotations on his 2004-05-19 speech at Royal Institute of Philosophy in London

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Defining terrorism according to the USA, on “Serbia”, Lebanon and NATO.

Mark Thatcher: corruption and crime wander through the rich

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

This is a short excerpt from a spectacular book on the global arms corruption. Mark Thatcher exploited over 12 million pounds from the British population – his mother dug an even deeper grave. Read up! Also, see the documentary.