We can now “friend” our favorite politicians on Twitter and receive updates on their policies as well as their personal lives. And we can log in to Facebook, see a picture of Barack Obama fist-bumping a janitor.
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Barack Obama makes sense on Trayvon. Graphic warnings on cigarettes are coming to a store near you. The pope wore a black sombrero in Mexico. And Facebook attempts to corner the market on the word ‘book.’
This week, crazy celebrity arrests, Canadian students protest against tuition fees, and a journalist gets it – mostly – wrong when it comes to Apple products.
AIPAC gets Occupied by activists in Washington DC. Mitt Romney will probably win Super Tuesday – at least we hope so. Dover Air Base does terrible things with 9/11 remains. And Rush Limbaugh… there are no words.
An all-male Congressional panel debates birth control, women everywhere cringe. Oklahoma attempts to give rights to fetuses. Asexuals get a day in the sun. And research proves religion + politics = teen pregnancy.
Protesters take Moscow for a third month of rallies against Putin. Prop 8 is overturned in California. Russia and China veto a resolution on Syria at the Security Council. And the education gap between rich and poor is widening even more in the US.
“If corporations are people, then I’m a people person.”
San Francisco’s 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals declared Proposition 8 unconstitutional on Tuesday. YAY!
The economy is up and the bonuses of Goldman Sachs execs are down. (Yippee!) Susan G Komen sells out women for right-wing money, but then changes its mind. And Facebook needs to make money, which we will all suffer for.
A new documentary may make Chinese artist/activist Ai Weiwei a household name. Protesters celebrate one year in Tahrir Square. Spotify ads really suck when you’re trying to dance. And Newt Gingrich also comes under fire for campaign finance.