• Savannah elected the first black woman to serve as Mayor of that fine city yesterday.

Senators Doug Stoner and Horacena Tate draw opponents.

• Vernon Jones says Southern white Democrats are becoming an endangered political species.

• Newt might be at the top of the pack, but he’s under a mountain of debt.

• Further from home, but close to our hearts, Hillary Clinton made a remarkable speech to the UN about LGBT rights yesterday. Paraphrasing Eleanor Roosevelt’s historic speech on women’s rights, Clinton said “gay rights are human rights and human rights are gay rights”.

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3 Responses to Wednesday linkology

  1. jab says:

    If I’m not mistaken, Beskin lives in the new 6th district. I could be wrong but I don’t think Senator Tate has drawn an opponent.

  2. JMPrince says:

    Yet another sensible Aussie economist, Steve Keen on how to beat the depression. Always worthwhile.


    Alternatively, you might collect dead bodies in Nizhny Novgorod, and pose them in your apartment like dolls. Norman Bates style, but more macabre like. (Anatoly Moskvin): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ep8wcPP0kp4