How ‘You Didn’t Build That’ Violated Conservative P.C. | Why Some Places in New York Are Unnecessarily Loud

Friday, 20 July 2012 by Irwan K Ch
FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012
 
Recently on Daily Intel:
Media

Terry Gross Is Not a Lesbian

She gets that a lot, though.

Imagined Conversations

Soulless Clothing Website Celeb Boutique Sees Golden Marketing Opportunity in Colorado Massacre

We're going to throw up.

People Who Do Nothing For a Living

Congress Has Sent 54 Bills to President Obama This Year

Fourteen of them renamed post offices.

Texting

Dumb Joke Text Backfires on Dumb New Jersey Man

Now he's facing a maximum of five years in prison.

Loud Noises

Why Some Places in New York Are Unnecessarily Loud

A Times investigation found dangerous noise levels at bars and restaurants around the city.

Wall Street

Goldman Executive Who Made Millions on Housing Bust Now Wants to Make Millions on Housing Un-Bust

It's the circle of life.

The National Interest

How ‘You Didn’t Build That’ Violated Conservative P.C.

A gaffe opens a sociological window into the political culture.

Dark Knight Rises

Twelve Killed, Dozens Injured in Midnight Massacre at Dark Knight Rises Premiere in Colorado [Updated]

Horrific.

Neighborhod News

Queens Hates Sexist Statue, Still Doesn’t Want Brooklyn to Have It

Anthony Weiner should have sold it when he had the chance.

Rupert Murdoch

Murdoch Finally Feels Pride Less Shame for Romney

At least a third of those 140 characters were positive.

Sad Things

Pennyslvanians Busted for Hoarding Over 200 Chihuahuas

Some were sick, some deceased.

Stuck in the Middle

Frank Rich on Maddow: If Mitt Had Clinton’s Charm

He might be able to get away with his secrecy.

Kaaaahhhnnn!

Strauss-Kahn Lawyer Seeks to Toss Hotel Maid’s ‘Impermissibly Vague’ Gender-Based Claim

His attorney writes that it's "a subjective and imprecise inquiry."

Transportation

Bloomberg Explains Bike-Share Delay, Shakes Head at Fickle New Yorkers

We may not get our Citi Bikes this summer.

General Services Administration

GSA Spent $20,000 on Giveaway Drumsticks at Awards Ceremony

The entire event cost one quarter million.

 
Posted in |