Things to Make You Go Hmmm

New Ferguson footage challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting

Footage from the Stranger Fruits documentary challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri Jason Pollock discovered the videos while putting together a documentary titled Stranger Fruits Stranger Fruits had it’s debut at South by Southwest St Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch claimed the footage is heavily edited McCulloch has been suspected of being biased in police shootings ...

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Did Mother Nature protest the Trump Inauguration before it happened?

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For a large group of Americans this weekend, nothing was more riveting than The Inauguration of Donald J. Trump and all the pageantry that surrounded it. The Daily Haze was in Washington D.C. for the week and can testify that the event was indeed (as Donald would say), “YUGE!”. However, while Washington D.C. prepared for the Trump Inauguration… roughly 2,000 ...

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The Children of Alabama, Preface

PREFACE When the currency wars began in earnest, our children were still quite young.  Tyler, our oldest by 20 or 21 seasons, had not yet even grown his first whisker.  I know he will have some memories of the waves of decimation that inundated the world, but the other two won’t.  Even Tyler will only have vague recollections, out of ...

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We Are Gonna Miss Him

At 8:30 on a brisk Tuesday morning, a man walked down the coffee stained concrete steps to the platform of a busy Metro Transit Authority train platform. Like many other commuters, the man was invisible. Not that he could not be seen, but, like anyone else bustling to and fro on another Tuesday, no one noticed. Trains arrived, stopped momentarily, ...

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