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MSNBC Does VEEPstakes

This is a comprehensive assessment of the field of VP Democratic Candidates for 2008. In 72′, McGovern pulled Eagleton from the ticket. He should have picked someone who would round out the ticket appropriately but should’a could’a would’a talk is the stuff losers are made of….Anyway, it’s a tough choice […]

Synopsis of Freakonomics Part III

Public Shaming Has Curtailed Racism: Trent Lott is a (Southerner)fan of Strum Thurmond. Lott lamented Thurmond support for segregation in the south. The result was that Lott was shamed publicly. There are consequences for ones actions. The Weakest Link shows that discrimination occurs with the voting strategy. Who is discriminated […]