Archive for March 14th, 2017

The (FAKE NEWS) Ides of March


(Good Tickle Brain) – Mya Gosling:

Tomorrow is the Ides of March! BEWARE!

…or, you know, don’t. …

goodticklebrain fake-news-ides-of-march

Mya Gosling: The FAKE NEWS Ides of March


The Republican Health Care Proposal


(FTB) – Mano Singham:

The replacement plan for the existing Affordable Care Act, called the American Health Care Act, has been rolled out by Paul Ryan, the Republican speaker of the House of Representatives. It is abundantly clear that it is an assault on the poor that the main winners are the rich, particularly the very, very rich. This plan has enabled Ryan to finally unleash his inner Ayn Rand, of whom he is an ardent devotee and his love for whom he has tried to conceal up to now. …

singham 2017/03/14 health-care

Pi Day


(Wikipedia) – Pi Day is an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi) in the US. Pi Day is observed on March 14 (3/14 in the month/day date format) since 3, 1, and 4 are the first three significant digits of π. …


Einstein with Pi pie

Get Out


(Guardian Film) – Lanre Bakare:

Jordan Peele’s critically acclaimed low-budget shocker Get Out became a surprise hit and showed viewers a terrifying look at the fractured myth of a post-racial US. …

theguardian 2017/feb/28 get-out

Get Out, 2017 film