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Links of the Week 5 March 2010

Author Note To those that read this blog regularly, thank you :), you may have noticed that I have not listed many political posts lately. I am working on this but I have to admit that I am VERY disgruntled with the US political system and how it works. As a result, I have not … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 7 August 2009

Top Five Sotomayor Fans Claim the Phrase ‘Wise Latina’ Congratulations to our newest Supreme Court Justice – Sonya Sotomayor! If I was a Latina I would wear a ‘Wise Latina’ shirt with pride! Raul Castro: Cuba to Slash Social Spending “Bacon as a Weapon of Mass Destruction” Okay watching this almost made me sick. It … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 10 July 2009

Top Five Chile se ha enamorado de Bachelet This El País article discusses how President Michelle Bachelet of Chile is the most popular president of the world. Her approval ratings surpass Calderon, Lula and Obama. Additionally her Department of Interior has a 68% approval rating despite a world economic crisis and an unemployment rate of … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 26 June 2009

Top Five Student Loan Sinkhole This is definitely a lesser version of my own story dealing with student loan debt. A definite watch and a definite share. I do hope the government does something about this problem. Frankly, we could solve a lot of the economic crisis by offering loan forgiveness. I know I would … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 5 June 2009

Top Five Biden’s staff shoulders task of steering committee Death to All Black TV Shows (Except the Ones Made By Tyler Perry) It is really sad that as the diversity of the United States is growing the diversity of network television is decreasing. We as citizens should not have to go to BET (my issues … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 10 April 2009

Links are out a day early in observance of Good Friday. Happy Easter to my Christian friends and Happy Belated Passover to my Jewish friends. Top Five Assert Yourself This is too true, unfortunately, which is why I’m glad I went to a Women’s College where we were taught to be confident and be comfortable … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 6 February 2009

(I had a brief hiatus in December/early January due to school work. I hope that I will be getting back to a more normal posting schedule. Please note even when I am not posting check the DNMP’s Posted Items box on the right side of my blog to see what I am reading when I … Continue reading