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Sunday Talking Heads: November 17, 2013 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: November 17, 2013 - Shadowproof

Movie Night Monday’s Film is Bettie Page Reveals All.First of all, OBAMA IS ON THE ROPES!, so there’s that.And special treat for everyone, Erik Prince gets a special Sunday Spotlight with George Stephanopoulos to sell his new book about how his “citizen warriors” saved the world or something. Does he actually care what people think about him? Has he tired of the Abu Dhabi life?This is a big weekend for JFK memories with the 50th anniversary of his murder this coming Friday. Not this Monday, but the Monday after, Lisa and JP Sottile are cohosting John Barbour for a discussion on The Garrison...

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Nov 16
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Over the Cliff: How Obama's Election Drove the American Right Insane - Book Salon Preview, hosted by watertiger - Shadowproof

Over the Cliff: How Obama's Election Drove the American Right Insane - Book Salon Preview, hosted by watertiger - Shadowproof

Saturday, August 21, 2010 5:00pm ET.Chat with David Neiwert and John Amato about their new book. Hosted by watertiger.A witty look at—and an explanation of—the far-right craziness that overtook the conservative movement after Obama became president. Compiling example after example, the editors of Crooks and Liars, a popular blog, examine the torrent of right-wing kookery—the eager willingness of conservatives to fervently believe things that are provably false—and its ramifications both for our national discourse and our national well-being. The authors show how this outlandish, overheated...

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Aug 21
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Late Night: Leveling Out - Shadowproof

Late Night: Leveling Out - Shadowproof

I get a kick out of this video, main dancer Richie Greenfield did the choreography. What are you listening to?Shadowproof is a financially independent news organization. All of our funding comes from small donations made by readers like you.We use your donations to hire freelance writers and cover our operating costs. Monthly membership subscriptions give us the stability we need to make plans while ensuring our organization does not depend on grants or major funders. If you like what you read, support our writers with a donation today.

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Jan 26
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Sunday Talking Heads: Sunday May 20, 2012 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: Sunday May 20, 2012 - Shadowproof

Buenos Dias.  First off, we have a video of Tom Morello in Chicago but he does use bad words loudly.Book Salon this afternoon concerns the TSA.  Movie Night Monday is Legalize Gay. And Dday and Cliff Schecter will be Virtually Speaking this evening.And here are the listings; but first, he knows they won’t be asked but masaccio has some question suggestions:Speaker Boehner, you have repudiated the deal you made on the budget, insisting on hikes in the arms budget and cuts in social programs. Why would anyone ever make another deal with you and the House Republicans?Congresswoman Pelosi,...

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May 20
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Pull Up a Chair / Saturday Art: Glenn Gould - Shadowproof

Pull Up a Chair / Saturday Art: Glenn Gould - Shadowproof

I stumbled across this video of Glenn Gould playing his last studio recording of Bach’s Goldberg Variations, which is “considered to be one of the most important examples of variation form.” I am not a student of the fine arts so the name didn’t ring a bell. (Back to the ):Without a doubt the most celebrated pianist of the twentieth century, and perhaps the greatest interpreter of Bach’s keyboard compositions, the eccentric genius Gould famously opened and closed his career with the Goldberg Variations, Bach’s “annoyingly unimpeachable” (in [pianist Jeremy] Denk’s words) Baroque piece,...

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Apr 26
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Sunday Talking Heads: September 25, 2011 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: September 25, 2011 - Shadowproof

Happy Fall, happy morning. Major topics today: economy stuff, debate stuff, and Palestine at the UN. White House advisor and campaign man David Plouffe makes a rash of appearances.FDL Book Salon, hosted by Edward Teller features the new Sarah Palin tell-all by Joe McGuinniss. Emptywheel and Avedon Carol will be Virtually Speaking.  Movie Night Monday will be Chasing Madoff.Enjoy Marc Martel’s entry into the Queen Extravaganza talent search, that is if you haven’t seen it all ready (it has almost two million views). .  It must be nice to be able to sing so gloriously.  May he sing long and...

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Sep 25
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Sunday Talking Heads: November 1, 2009 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: November 1, 2009 - Shadowproof

Colorfall by ecstaticist via flickrAhh, *stretch*yawn* an extra hour this morning, hope you all made the best of it.Fox News Sunday celebrates an “exclusive interview” with “special guest” Rush Limbaugh.  Chris Wallace has been all week. for Rush to answer.7:30am – Mark Plotkin, WTOP Radio & Byron York, Washington Examiner.  8:30am – Gregory Ip, The Economist, U.S. Economics Editor.  9:30am – Danielle Pletka, American Enterprise Inst. Host: Steve Scully.Presidential advisor Valerie Jarrett. “Is the President delivering on his campaign promises?  Has he been a president of change?” ...

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Nov 1
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Sunday Talking Heads: July 11, 2010 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: July 11, 2010 - Shadowproof

The business for today is economics, jobs and immigration.  The pleasure is Ferenc Cakó’s sand animation, Vivaldi’s Four Seasons Summer.7:45am – Gov. Joe Manchin (D-WV), National Governors Association, Vice Chairman.  8:30am – Ali Allawi, Former Iraqi Minister of Trade, Defense & Finance.  9am – Leslie Sanchez, Resurgent Republic, Board Member.White House Senior Adviser David Axelrod.  Then immigration with Rep. Brian Bilbray (R-CA) and Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL).  Roundtable: Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post, The National Review’s Reihan Salam, Ron Brownstein of the National Journal,...

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Jul 11
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Pull Up a Chair: Is there an app for that? - Shadowproof

Pull Up a Chair: Is there an app for that? - Shadowproof

I just got my hands on my first iPAD, a first generation one! (w00Ts) I’m having a lot of fun with it. But I’m still using a vintage flip phone so I really am late to this party, I’m like a apps virgin. I need to catch up on the “apps for that”.What are your favorites? Games? Productivity? Lifestyle, Music? Reference? What apps rock your tablet or phone? I happened across , anyone use one? it’s kinda like Christmas, sorta.Photo by under Creative Commons licenseShadowproof is a financially independent news organization. All of our funding comes from small donations made by readers like...

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Sep 28
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Sunday Talking Heads: August 25, 2013 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: August 25, 2013 - Shadowproof

Hello.We have a lot of March on Washington reporting, as well as Syria updates. And then some.  Middle East coverage with Martha Raddatz in Cairo.  Roundtable: George Will, Cokie Roberts, Donna Brazile, Dan Balz.  Then, Byron Pitts on the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr with Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) and Andrew Young.  The March on Washington 50 years later with Colin Powell;  Rep. John Lewis (D-GA); and then Newark Mayor Cory Booker (D).  Roundtable: NAACP President Ben Jealous, Children’s Defense Fund President and Founder Marian Wright Edelman, and Taylor Branch, author of The King Years:...

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Aug 24
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Movie Night Preview: Pray for Japan - Shadowproof

Movie Night Preview: Pray for Japan - Shadowproof

The film focuses on four key perspectives of the tragedy – and with each perspective we meet victims who faced significant obstacles and fought to overcome them.  Through these four vantage points, the audience is able to understand the vast ramifications of this large-scale natural disaster – and the battle these real-life heroes fought on behalf of their loved ones and their hometown.Come join the discussion with Lisa Derrick and others, Monday 8pm ET.Film Clips:   Message from the filmmaker:“Pray for Japan” is a feature length documentary film I began when volunteering in Tohoku, Japan...

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Apr 16
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The Nature of Existence - Movie Night Preview - Shadowproof

The Nature of Existence - Movie Night Preview - Shadowproof

Monday, May 31, 2010 8:00pm ET, .Chat with about his new film. Hosted by .THE NATURE OF EXISTENCEAll the Mysteries of Human Existence – Explained in One Movie!What is the most important question there is? After exploring the phenomenon of STAR TREK fans in the acclaimed documentary TREKKIES, filmmaker Roger Nygard is taking on THE NATURE OF EXISTENCE, traveling the globe to the source of the world’s philosophies, religions, and belief systems, interviewing spiritual leaders, scholars, scientists, artists and others who have influenced, inspired, or freaked out humanity."I made a list of the...

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May 31
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Sunday Talking Heads: June 24, 2012 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: June 24, 2012 - Shadowproof

Good morning, for breakfast we have Bill Moyers, Matt Taibbi and Yves Smith for you. They’ll be answering questions on Twitter tonight for a Q&A – @BillMoyers, @mtaibbi and @yvessmith, #moyers, 6pm ET.Book Salon today, Of, By and For: The New Politics of Money, Debt and Democracy, Avedon Carol and dday are Virtually Speaking, and Movie Night Monday is the powerful Invisible War, about sexual assaults in the military.Here are the listings, Darryl Issa is making the rounds today fast and furiously:Jake Tapper, host. Fast and Furious – Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA). Roundtable: Vice Chair of the...

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Jun 24
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Jane on Ed's Show Tonight - updated with the video - Shadowproof

Jane on Ed's Show Tonight - updated with the video - Shadowproof

Sam Youngman, White House Correspondent for The HillSen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD)With less than 2 weeks before the US defaults, The Gang of Six is back with a new effort to settle the debt debate (one that cuts AND provides revenue)– but while President Obama praised the group as potentially providing a “bipartisan consensus” he’s still calling for a “fail-safe” backup plan… Dems and progressives are looking for a deal that provides revenue and protects Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security– while the Tea Party is pushing for the “Cut, Cap and Balance” bill. Is there...

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Jul 20
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Movie Night Preview: Bhopali - Shadowproof

Movie Night Preview: Bhopali - Shadowproof

This is a re-post of Lisa’s preview diary:This Monday FDL Movie Night presents directed by Max Carlson, a stunning look at the survivors of the world’s worst industrial disaster, the 1984 Union Carbide gas leak in Bhopal, India which killed 25,000 and continues to destroy the lives of the survivors and their children. Today the suffering continues, prompting victims to fight for justice against Union Carbide, the American corporation responsible for the disaster.This film has it all: Bad corporations, bad chemicals, bad decision making; along with good people trying to do the best they...

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Aug 29
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Sunday Talking Heads: May 4, 2014 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: May 4, 2014 - Shadowproof

Movie Night Monday: John Fleck Is Who You Want Him To BeGood morning, Sunshines. last night, apparently Silicon Valley overshadowed Hollywood this year.  writes:It’s difficult to further debase an annual event  of the media industry. But Silicon Valley is nothing if not innovative.  that tech companies like Google, Facebook, Yahoo, and Microsoft are hosting some of the largest parties during White House Correspondents’ weekend.Yep, the dinner has , so everyone can rest up between whatever ungodly acts they’re performing on each other underneath the table. White House Correspondents’ dinner...

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May 4
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If Only: It's a Soaraway Life (video) - Shadowproof

If Only: It's a Soaraway Life (video) - Shadowproof

Using this parody of It’s a Wonderful Life, Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie get in a very big dig at Rupert Murdoch’s expense (if you’ll pardon the pun*).I’m sure of Murdoch & Co.’s hacking the phones of 9/11 victims even if the last article I could find on it is dated July 15, 2011.Thanks to PCM who linked to this in yesterday.*Oh, wasn’t there one? I’m sorryShadowproof is a financially independent news organization. All of our funding comes from small donations made by readers like you.We use your donations to hire freelance writers and cover our operating costs. Monthly membership...

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Dec 26
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Sunday Talking Heads: June 23, 2013 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: June 23, 2013 - Shadowproof

Listings Update: Glenn Greenwald will this morning.It’s SummertimeGood morning, did the big bright shiny moon keep you awake last night? I had to get out my .Special note today, look for at the end of Melissa Harris-Perry today.Lots on spying and immigration reform this morning, surprisingly little mention of the failed Ag Bill. As Peterr tell it:Funny how the GOP House Leadership is nowhere to be found. You’d almost getthe idea that they don’t particularly want to talk about their spectacularfailure to pass a farm bill that they figured was in the bag.For that matter, the subject of the...

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Jun 23
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Sunday Talking Heads: August 10, 2014 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: August 10, 2014 - Shadowproof

Sharknado 2: The Second One – It came, it saw, it tore sh@t up. Movie Night MondayGood morning, pass the coffee.The three big topics are IRAQ, Ebola, and the 40th anniversary of President Nixon’s resignation. In honor of Nixon, Woodward & Bernstein appear on CBS’ Face the Nation. And no surprise that John McCain pops up, as does Lindsey Graham.FDL Book Salon features Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict, a great follow-up to yesterday’s . Monday SHARKNADO returns.7:10am – Economic Recovery with NBCNews.com Political Reporter Carrie Dann. 7:40am – Senate &...

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Aug 10
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Book Salon Preview: Van Jones' Rebuild the Dream - SouthernDragon Hosts - Shadowproof

Book Salon Preview: Van Jones' Rebuild the Dream - SouthernDragon Hosts - Shadowproof

Saturday, June 16, 2012, 5pm ET.Chat with Van Jones about his new book, hosted by Southern Dragon.In Rebuild the Dream, green economy pioneer Van Jones reflects on his journey from grassroots outsider to White House insider. For the first time, he shares intimate details of his time in government – and reveals why he chose to resign his post as a special advisor to the Obama White House.The American Dream means different things to people, but the center of gravity is always the same: an ordinary person—who was not born with great wealth, but who is willing to work hard and play by the...

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Jun 16
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Sunday Talking Heads: 10/10/10 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: 10/10/10 - Shadowproof

Hallo.  Today we have the CT Senate race (ABC) and the IL Senate race (NBC).  Michael Hayden crops up on CNN, where we also have midterm pollsters.  (Lordy, I wonder if there’s a fund for the treatment of Tweety’s Hillary obsession.)  60 Minutes features “Speed Traders,” look for masaccio’s take on that in a bit.  Expect a lively discussion during Book Salon today, Joe Trippi will be here for Ari Berman’s “Herding Donkeys: The Fight to Rebuild the Democratic Party and Reshape American Politics.” And it is 10/10/10, .7:45am – Democratic Strategist Maria Cardona & Republican Strategist Cheri...

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Oct 10
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Pull Up a Chair: Coulrophobia - Shadowproof

Pull Up a Chair: Coulrophobia - Shadowproof

Coulrophobic?Are you creeped out by clowns? There’s a word for that, : “Extreme or irrational fear of clowns.”Here’s how it happened to :A couple of weekends ago, I came down with coulrophobia. Unfortunately, I have yet to shake the disease.Because we are Halloween masochists, my friends and I drove out to the Lancaster [PA] area for Field of Screams, which can be best described as a horror-movie-set-haunted-house on steroids. Sprinting from room to room offers a completely new, dizzying experience, with different themes and scary people to touch you or chase you down with chainsaws.But...

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Aug 9
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Colbert & Stewart: Breaking Gov's Rockin' Shutdown Eve - Shadowproof

Colbert & Stewart: Breaking Gov's Rockin' Shutdown Eve - Shadowproof

For those of you who haven’t enjoyed these yet:“The government started out as a highly sympathetic character in the 1770s, but in just 237 seasons, it has transformed into an egotistical, self-destructive maniac.”and JS, spot on as ever:“If President Obama can make a deal with the most intransigent mullahs in the world but not with House Republicans, maybe he is not the problem. “Shadowproof is a financially independent news organization. All of our funding comes from small donations made by readers like you.We use your donations to hire freelance writers and cover our operating costs....

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Oct 2
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Sunday Talking Heads: September 18, 2011 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: September 18, 2011 - Shadowproof

This morning it’s a lot about jobs and the economy, and commentary about Palestine going for some recognition at the UN.Dean Baker stops by for FDL’s Book Salon, 5pm ET, don’t miss that treat.  Virtually Speaking this evening is Stuart Zechman and Culture of Truth.  Monday night’s movie feature is , a classic.And today’s marvelous video comes to us via watertiger, our . I do think those horns tingle the lady parts.Jobs – former President Bill Clinton. Middle East – former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, in his role as Middle East envoy.  Economy -Google’s Executive Chair Eric Schmidt....

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Sep 18
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Sunday Talking Heads: November 16, 2014 - Shadowproof

Sunday Talking Heads: November 16, 2014 - Shadowproof

, Movie Night Monday, 8pm ET, 5pm PT.Buongiorno!CNN’s Reliable Sources is covering the happenings in Ferguson MO, Melissa Harris-Perry hasn’t posted her syllabus yet but she’ll be covering that as well. Sen. Al Franken visits Candy Crowley to talk net neutrality, what he calls “the free speech issue of our time.” There’s also a net neutrality segment on CSPAN’s Washington Journal, there should be more. Otherwise it’s The President vs the GOP – which has been going on since January 20, 2009 as you all know. Also the fighting ISIS. Blowback, it’s a bitch. If only we went solar+ years ago, the...

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Nov 16
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