MTA subway operator Haley Daley on the new conductorless, automated L Train: Daley, an operator for six years, said in case of emergency, it would be impossible for one person to evacuate a train. [Via Daily News] The MTA did nothing to up security after the Madrid bombings. They’ll do nothing now. Write them and […]
Archives for July 2005
NYTimes statement in regard to Judith Miller’s incarceration: “There are times when the greater good of our democracy demands an act of conscience. Judy has chosen such an act in honoring her promise of confidentiality to her sources. She believes, as do we, that the free flow of information is critical to an informed citizenry. […]
You probably heard that Sufjan Stevens’ new record Illinoise was pulled from shelves yesterday. Turns out, DC Comics wasn’t pleased about the inclusion of Superman on the cover. They issued a cease and desist. While we patiently await a new release date, why not cool down with three Sufjan Xmas records. With this awful humidity, […]
Caroline McCarthy’s, “Mirage” – Part of The Green Ray exhibit at Parker’s Box We just popped the cork on Keane Pepper’s latest Williamsburg Art Crawl. Read the first entry of his new blog here.
Lawrence O’Donnell on the Huffington Post: I revealed in yesterday’s taping of the McLaughlin Group that Time magazine’s emails will reveal that Karl Rove was Matt Cooper’s source. I have known this for months but didn’t want to say it at a time that would risk me getting dragged into the grand jury. McLaughlin is […]
Lawrence O’Donnell, senior MSNBC political analyst: “And I know I’m going to get pulled into the grand jury for saying this but the source of… for Matt Cooper was Karl Rove, and that will be revealed in this document dump that Time magazine’s going to do with the grand jury.” Read the article
Nothing makes us feel more patriotic than the Yankee Doodle Chicken Man. Thanks CAKEHEAD for bringing this to our attention. Lots to do this weekend, including burning a flag to protest our country’s Jesusy detour. You know, before it becomes a felony. Here are some other highlights: Saturday 7-2 (3-9pm) Warm Up at P.S.1 DJ […]