Proof my brain is done for school; notes from tonight:Children ivercine kunutatuibs if oreioeratibak tgubjubg egoventsim centraition…
Make and keep friends who are up for an adventure. The-explorers. The...– Alec Banks (via iridially)
Trying to learn Alice's Restaurant in an hour
probably not going to happen
Young people…including the ones that were just chanting at me, you’re reason I...– President Obama, about protesters who interrupted his speech with chants. (via think-progress)
I was there to take down the names of people who were arrested… As I’m standing...– Retired New York Supreme Court Judge Karen Smith, working as a legal observer after the raids on Zucotti Park this Tuesday, via Paramilitary Policing of Occupy Wall Street: Excessive Use of Force amidst the New Military Urbanism (via seriouslyamerica)(via bakethatlinguist)(via liquornspice)
mentalflossr: According to The Consumerist, people have been camping outside a Best Buy in St. Petersburg, FL, since Wednesday — 9 days before the Black Friday sales begin. So camping for a week on private property because of bargains is OK but when we camp for two months in a public space to protest inequality we get kicked out.
Guess who gets to drive to New Jersey through NYC...
comedycentral: Sarah Vowell Debuts as Daily Show Contributor After seven delightful visits to The Daily Show as a guest, last night the whip-smart and ever-charming Sarah Vowell made her first appearance as a contributor with this informative segment about the oft-forgotten American holiday known as Evacuation Day. Hit the link to watch those seven aforementioned guest appearances. This will...
40,000 Americans joined credit unions on Bank...
think-progress: Looks like Occupy Wall Street can chalk up another success. On Bank Transfer Day 40,000 joined credit unions, and last month it was 650,000, more than in all of 2010 combined. Move Your Money Project has a bank-finder tool here.
The demands on Occupy Wall Street far outnumber the demands by Occupy Wall...– Why Occupy Wall Street Has Already Won: A Poet’s Report From The Trenches - The Rumpus.net (via iridially)
BLOGGING via TYPEWRITER.: How the Right counters... →
inothernews: OWS: We’re mad as heck, and we’re not going to take this anymore! RIGHT: What are you so mad about? OWS: Banks getting bailed out while we get nickel-and-dimed through fees and are crushed under credit card debt… big business and the wealthy getting tax break after tax break under the “job…
New York’s fourth-graders were the only students nationwide who did...– New York math results trail nation - Times Union (via timesunion) We need to fix this…go NY!
Mainstream media covering the story of the Wall... →