Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Big Picture Report: 2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 18,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this … Continue reading

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Rich Americans Need Your Help

Special Guest Blog/ Exclusive to The Big Picture Report A Plea For Your Help, From People for the Ethical Treatment of Rich Americans by List of X/ December 30, 2012   Every day, the nation is creeping closer and closer toward … Continue reading

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He Died For Our Sins

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Vacation Mode

The Big Picture Report will be on vacation for the next two weeks, but I’ll probably still be checking in and posting now and then. I am grateful and appreciate all those who read this blog, and wish all of … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Logic of a Society Built on Mass Murder By  Glen Ford/ Black Agenda Radio / December 18, 2012   “Mass murder is at the core of the American national religion.”  As a native-born American, I grew up watching cowboy and Indian … Continue reading

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Mayan Weather Report: Don’t Bother With Weekend Plans

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Killing With a Joystick

Good luck finding this story in the American corporate media…….. Dreams in Infrared The Woes of an American Drone Operator By Nicola Abé/ Spiegel Online International/ December 14, 2012 A soldier sets out to graduate at the top of his class. He succeeds, … Continue reading

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And Three Ounces of Shampoo……

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P.J. O’Rourke

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