Blog Heap of Links for the day 30 October 2012

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Police Riot


N.M. officer was suspended for zapping boy, 10, with 50,000 volts … While Webb claimed the taser “accidentally discharged,” the victim’s lawyers charge that the cop was recklessly joking around with students when the boy was struck with two electrified barbs.

h/t: Drudge
6:22pm CDT Tue 2012 Oct 30 :MW

Disinformation Propaganda and Spin

“If you let the Republicans do this to you again, after we die, we are going to look down on you from Heaven and we’re going to make a point of watching you have sex, every time,” John says. “No matter how kinky.” “Especially if we are related,” adds Marie. [Not just filthy. Also horrifyingly stupid.]

h/t: Drudge
6:06pm CDT Tue 2012 Oct 30 :MW

Lost and Found

ship sent a distress call on Sunday as it was sailing from the coastal town of Neran to Feklistov Island in the Sea of Okhotsk

h/t: Drudge
6:14pm CDT Tue 2012 Oct 30 :MW