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By Eileen Jones
The Hangover: People Say It's Really Funny

I’m supposed to be reviewing The Hangover here, but the problem is I saw it when hung over and can’t remember much of it. That’s what you call “irony.” (Manhattans and red wine, if you must know.) I’d heard that…

Jun 7, 2009 | Comments (13)

By Yasha Levine
Depression Porn: How Banks Are Gaming The Real Estate Market

US Stocks Gain On Report Of Pending Home Sales . . . Pending Home Sales Rise the Most in Over Seven Years . . . Consumer Confidence Spurs Broad Gain . . . You see the same bullshit headlines churned…

Jun 5, 2009 | Comments (39)

By Eileen Jones
Up: Pixar Bastards Have Gone Too Far This Time

The latest Pixar film Up is being received as if it were better than the Second Coming. It represents the Pixar team’s effort to be even more lugubrious than in their last animated film—more lugubrious than in their last five…

Jun 2, 2009 | Comments (50)

By Team eXiled
Geithner Lifts Ass For Chinese Masters

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is in China today, doing whatever it takes–no matter how shameless and sordid– to make sure that the Chinese don’t pull out of American bonds, which are tanking in value thanks to Geithner’s multi-trillion-dollar gift to…

Jun 1, 2009 | Comments (21)


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By Mark Ames
Is Larry Summers Taking Kickbacks From The Banks He's Bailing Out?

Is Larry Summers taking kickbacks from the banks he’s bailing out? Last month, a little-known company where Summers served on the board of directors received a $42 million investment from a group of investors, including three banks that Summers, Obama’s…

May 30, 2009 | Comments (17)

By Pancho Montana
No, I'm Not Dead: Swine Flu Dispatch From Mexico

I’d pork these fine swine flu mamacitas, the pandemic be damned MONTERREY, MEXICO — I’ve been meaning to do a dispatch on the Swine Flu ever since the “epidemic” broke out, but I have been too busy working and scoring…

May 28, 2009 | Comments (12)

By Team eXiled
Praise For "Going Postal" Documentary: The Independent (UK) Calls It "Exemplary In Just About Every Way," While The Times (UK) Gives It Four Stars...

The first reviews of the “Going Postal” documentary, which aired last night on BBC2, are rolling in from the British press. The Independent praised the film’s “highly-talented” director Paul Tickell, and called the documentary “exemplary in just about every way”:

May 26, 2009 | Comments (41)