Video Poetry (Liberty Edition)

THE CLASH – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS This is a public service announcement With guitar! Know your rights, all three of them! Number 1: You have the right not to be killed Murder is a CRIME! Unless it was done by a Policeman or aristocrat… Know your rights! And Number 2: You have the right to […]

Revolutionary Thursday

A NATION’S STRENGTH What makes a nation’s pillars high And it’s foundations strong? What makes it mighty to defy The foes that round it throng? It is not gold. Its kingdoms grand Go down in battle shock; Its shafts are laid on sinking sand, Not on abiding rock. Is it the sword? Ask the red […]


Obama highlights plan for national service. (CNN) — Sen. Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled a plan to create volunteer and service opportunities to help tackle some of the nation’s most pressing issues, part of his weeklong focus on patriotism and national service. “This won’t be a call issued in one speech or one program — […]

Chicken ups and downs

On Tuesday: VeloNews | Rasmussen suspended. Denmark’s Michael Rasmussen, who was thrown out while leading the 2007 Tour de France for lying about his whereabouts, has been banned for two years by the Monaco cycling federation, the sport’s world governing body UCI said on Tuesday. In a case brought by the UCI in February, a […]