was also s in the streets. Door-to-door armed
searches without warraattacked in Boston: Forced lockdown of a city.
Militarized police riding tanknt. Families tScissors
Sincehrown out of their homes at
gunpoint to be searched without probable cause. Businesses
close. Transport shut down.
from 100 years ago tell viv
id story of gritty New York City.
female is added to the FBI Most Wanted Terrorists list: A
65-year-old Black Panther, on the lam since the Seventies.
Fifteen very weird
things found in school books.
Can you ever travel from one
place to another? Ancient Greek philosopher Zeno of Elea gave a
convincing argument that all motion is impossible - but where's the
flaw in his logic? How to
resolve Zeno's Dichotomy Paradox.
I am swamped by a rogue wave as I explore the beaches of The Olympic Peninsula.
I foolishly invite Mr. D to
Apparently tomorrow is W
Bank and the Bank
of America, 10/15/11.
R accompany me on my summer
Warning to OrbEarth
Take heed, gullible earth creatures. (But perhaps something is lost in the
Naked Gardening Day. Watch that rake.
Gadgets of the future, now.
_____5,000 from 540,000 only five years
Happy May Day.
(Time for a change.)
Every time you make a typo,
the errorists win.
Jesus heal using cannabis? Cannabis is an ancient herbal remedy
and has only recently been considered a street drug.
things you w
boost or do you feel like
kicking back? Sativa vs.
_____d his body to science, on
Gates has pledged $100,000 to anyone with credible plans to make a
condom that "is felt to
enhanceled Afghan corruption, bought little influence.
in the United States, with an emphasis on the elitist theory of
democracy and the relationship between war, propaganda and class.
da Vinci invented
tips and tricks.
I say a lot of
Bob Dylas are proto-rap. Prove me wrong hippies.
quotes that illustrate Henry Kissinger's megalomania and
indiffe sites in the nation
where the FAA
wants to test drones.
Scientists have created a
genetically altered lamb
that glows under ultraviolet light.
Isolated Point Roberts is in
a quandary on how to get legal pot.
real questions about the Boston attack: Glenn Greenwald talks to
Bill Moyer about the need to investigate why so many people are
willing to risk lives and liberty to bring viol
urst near Joshua Tree National Park.
Klamath River Wh
ence to America.
Five occult-like military
do they mean?
"The comfort of the rich
depends upon an abundant supply of the poor."
Former The Scene magazine
correspondent and provocateur, and creator of the raucous cartoon
Giant Fetus, Jon Welge, has been picked as the KHQ Facebook Friend
science of lying. The details behind our lying ways, how such
behavior evolved, how pathological liars are different from the rest
of us, and how scientists are getting better at spotting lies.
I watched the news reports of
the dedication of the George W. Bush Library and Museum with all of
the living Presidents of the United States, where President Jimmy
Carter looked like Urkel kicking it with Mafioso kingpins. A br
Neck Braces, and Suicide: An Interview with Harmony
The Stargate Project:
and Andy Griffin provide the subplot.
with Arp e many oil fields
warriors and the CIA.
The suspect in the Boston
Marathon bombing had
no firearms when he came under a barrage of police gunfire that
struck the boat where he was hiding.
Most Gitmo detainees are now
on a hunger strike.
drinking make Hemingway and Fitzgerald great -
reasons the Boston bombing case should not change our attitudes
Ten amazing gadgets
you can wear.
Arp and I consume raw animal products and redefine the three martini
The Leroy Lh, a "pumper" from one of th
We're going to suspend your rights to protest, bear arms, privacy,
and trial by jury.
protect you from terrorists.
B: Why do
we need to be protected from terrorists?
hate you fover that your high school class is running
"A boat is safe in the
harbor. But this is not the purpose of the boat."
York state Sen. Greg Ball (R) last night reiterated his belief that
of the most toxic places in the world to live.
Bob Dylan is STILL ALIVE! And will
be touring this summer with Wilco for the Americanarama Festival
most stoner product ideas of all time.
don't have to use marijuana to celebrate its legalization.
This is terrorism: Police
raid a home in Watertown. If you walk like a Nazi, talk like
Here's the amazing
documentary Waco - The Rules
BBC already suggesting homegrown
right-wing terrorist narrative.
Alex Jones on the
Photos of the Boston
Marathon bombing. A Video.
Boston explosions highlight a
frightening new reality.
White House secashington State Legislature revealed that a drone
demonstration held at
I kind of miss my pre-internet
guards at Guantanamo fired four non-lethal rounds at detainees
yesterday as the facility commander forced them into single cells in
an apparent effort to stop a hunger strike. on; 13 of those are being force
Some sex workers are giving
disabled people a chance to live ou
The Gadsden flag - which displays
a coiled snake on a yellow background with the phrase "Don't
tread on me," has been a part of American history since the
city council of New Rochelle, N.Y., voted to remove it from the
New Rochelle Armory, claiming that it represents the Tea Party.
Winters, comedy genius, dead at 87.
Winters on Jack Paar. (1963)
The affect of insanity on
comedy: Jonathan Winters
on Dean Martin Roast
f Homeland Security, an
agency created after the September 11 attacks, conducts daily
monitoring of peaceful, lawful protests as a matter of policy.
Wes Craven, Clive Barker and Dr. Ruth discuss
horror and sexuality.
FIGHT TONIGHT, YO!
Baptist Church to protest at Roger Ebert's funeral. Maybe they
didn't like his Blue Velvet review.
"This is no longer a
mainstream media," says
Amy Goodman, "but an extreme media beating the drums for
Lynch on Twin Peaks: “It’s a real place. All the characters
are real. And the place is real.”
Navy unveils powerful ship-mounted
Here's a documentary about the art exhibit under the
Nazi regime of what they considered to be the
most corrupting and corrosive examples of what they called
'Entartete Kunst' or 'Degenerate Art.'
Thatcher, dead at 87.
The Artist and His Dem
For some reason, I grew nearly
sixteen inches taller between 10 pm last night and 6 am this
morning: Yesterday I was a bit over 5'10". I am now 7'2".
Easter Day. Blue skies and
seventy degrees. Spokane's nicest weather day so far this year.
Eleven classic movie
scenes as Ottoman motifs.
undergraduate dissertation was created as part of an
experimental investigation into the
The word "ungoogleable" has been removed
from a list of new Swedish words after a trademark spat. But it
raises the question of what
can and can't be found with a search engine.
The more one dissents from political orthodoxies,
the more the attacks focus on person
_____e more birthdays live longer.
Stik Mann's OtherSpokane and all content within
Copyright © 2013, Steven J. St.
(unless otherwise noted or as obvious
as something other
comic about people who wait tables.
Here's a collection
of intriguing and quite useless maps.
Huxley author of Brave
New World on his vision
for the "ultimate revolution," a scienti
is a town in Brazil that powers its streetlights by having convicts
pedal bicycles attached to generators.
3/24/13uthor of "HoodWin
truth behached by federal, 3/20/13
I just waa iater
round of the NCAA tournament. What more proof do you want that he's
First day of Spring!
Pentagon Papers lawyer on
Obama, secrecy and press freedoms: "Worse
Twenty-four places blocked
on Google Maps and Earth.
_____h Israel and Iran.
art of 2012.
I've rated 793 movies on
5 Stars -
211 4 Stars - 336 3
Stars - 217 2 Stars -
27 1 Shis is
happening in other cities as well: Army
drill scares residents on Houston's south side. The last quote
in the story is frightening.
Porky Bickar, a dedicated
April Foolsem on fire, fooling the local
populace and Coast Guard into thwise noted)