All Further Articles for 2012-08-08

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
On Creativity
Perspective 101, In Case You Forget Our Place in the World: A homemade foosball table by kids who likely know more than we do. From Reddit, but no details on where they are. Not America. Best comment: "Old school. Respect."
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With A Little Help From My Unsavory Friends: Bain's Death Squad Funding
In the wake of several reports on Romney's questionable financing of Bain Capital in the 1980s, a closer look at his connections with off-shore investors, El Salvador death squads and other unsavory sources. There is nothing - nothing - this guy will not do to get where he wants to go. "These friends didn't just help me; they taught me." - Romney
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Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Something Happened to Jeff: Hell Broke Luce
Tom Waits has released a powerful, surreal video for his song Hell Broke Luce , based on the story of Jeff Lucey, a Marine veteran who killed himself after allegedly taking part in war crimes in Iraq. Lucey was suffering from PTSD when he hanged himself with a garden hose in the cellar of his family home.
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