s skippy the bush kangaroo: September 2016

skippy the bush kangaroo

Friday, September 30, 2016

here's to friday night

nearly 6 million people will be barred from voting next november

why won't corporate media push back against lying think tank experts?

banks get deductions for paying huge bonuses to execs

apple hit with a record-breaking tax penalty  in europe

facebook recommends psychaitrist's patients friend each other
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Thursday, September 29, 2016

thursday's radiation

the world's most dangerous predator is us

hillary clinton and the church of the sacred fed

ceo's misled lawmakers about epi-pen profits: they're 66% higher

trump's tax plan would cost trillions and boost incomes for the rich

brain wiring needed for reading isn't learned - it's already there
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

wednesday again

trump brags about not paying taxes

twitter loved the debate 

georgia should stop inhibiting black voter registration

texas is one of the most dangerous places in the world to have a baby

radical plan to  save african rhinos  by shipping them to australia
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

tuesday at 10

americans are just staying at home more

self-driving taxis in singapore

close the ceo bonus loophole

trump's 'rigged elections' rhetoric could spark voter intimidation

now you can finally use your drone to make money

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Monday, September 26, 2016

monday space

confronting the myth that "black culture" is responsible for violence in america

why north carolina is the biggest battleground state in this election

reduce your calories, live longer!

what's next for the world's most trafficked mammal?

my god...it's not full of stars! scientist find huge void in the middle of the milky way

and rip golfing legend and refreshing drink innovator arnold palmer
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Sunday, September 25, 2016

sunday down south

the history of money - it's not what you think

democrats have a shot at taking the house - here's the math

how san francisco's hippy explosion shaped the modern world

half of all sexual abuse claims in prisons involve guards

there's only one howard johnson's left
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Saturday, September 24, 2016

every other satuday

greater than the sum of our parks

fox news sexual harassment problem is bigger than roger ailes

pr firm wrote 1000's of op-eds for major papers

white nationalists love twitter and trump 

summer in the hamptons:  only slightly more hellish than westeros
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Friday, September 23, 2016

gramma friday

the government is classifying too many documents

big soda sues oakland over beverage tax measure

exactly what is the electoral college?

i called the wells fargo ethics line and was fired

dear donald, from one pissed off american woman
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Thursday, September 22, 2016

thursday's child

victoria becomes first australian state to ban fracking

obama's staff is taking over silicon valley

donald trump is the least of the gop's problems

one of america's biggest crime waves isn't what you think it is

what makes a mcmansion bad architecture?
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

wednesday and proud

anarchists and the rise of the welfare state

overwhelming evidence that the guaranteed income works

this helpful chart reveals if a robot is coming for your job

twins born in japan's females-only shark tank stump officials

please don't take gynecological advice from khloe kardashian
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

tuesday assassin

how bill clinton made america more ambitious - and more dangerous

donald trump's long history of racism explained

your tax money is subsidizing wall street bonuses

is the oil industry dying?

the fda wants to make it harder to buy and sell poop
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Monday, September 19, 2016

monday song

pentagon has no idea where hundreds of thousands of guns went in iraq and afghanistan

bernie sanders is right to be grumpy

the media and the clinton foundation: conflict of interest

wall street is abandoning wall street because it's too expensive

can twitter fit into the library of congress? 
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Sunday, September 18, 2016

sunday down in tennessee

koch brothers: scamming veterans

texas leads the developing world in maternal mortality

why the democratic party is failing the poor

we can have zero climate warming in our lifetimes

most depressed adults in u.s. don't get treatment
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Saturday, September 17, 2016

everyday is saturday

after years of intensive study, google finds the key to good teamwork is being nice

florida's war on abortion is hurting its fight against the zika virus

the unsexy truth about millennials:  they're poor

how forest loss is leading to a rise in human disease

parents have been spanking their kids for millennia.  science says they were wrong

and rip author of "who's afraid of virginia woolf" and a myriad of others, playwright edward albee 
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Friday, September 16, 2016

good mourning, black friday

trump is now fully aligned with white supremacists

rnc pulls in the worst fundraising numbers in years

iphone or i-exploit?

a "trickle down disaster"

today's tech oligarchs are worse than the robber barons
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Thursday, September 15, 2016

thursday was your favorite day

the world's 25 largest defense budgets

how america grew - unequal

nobody knows how often police use tasers on students in school

a brief history of racism

is donald trump's endgame trump tv
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

waiting for wednesday

wall street's protection racket:  mandatory arbitration

opinion:  jill stein should be included in a 4-way presidential debate

stop killing coyotes

trump is the gop's disease in its final stage

life 100 years in the future
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

tuesday around 3:00 pm

12 charts that show the massive divide in how we see the economy

just imagining exercise can trick your body into thinking you've worked out

bracing ourselves for the climate tipping point

uber and lyft want to replace public buses

the search for the maltese falcon... the one used in the movie
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Monday, September 12, 2016

monday: sleep

rich people are bragging about their luxurious panic rooms

are sex worker rights women's rights?

stop killing coyotes

wyoming says it owns the wind, and is taxing those who use it

a debt collector came after me for $36 worth of girl scout cookies
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Sunday, September 11, 2016

sunday date

8 maps that show plastic's impact on the world's oceans

are we any safer since 9/11?

there's no such thing as a protest vote

this election could be the racist white christian america's last stand

man's prosthetic leg found in beaver dam
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Saturday, September 10, 2016

empty handed saturday blues

everything we know about sex trafficking could be wrong

incentivized to arrest people because it raises money

trump's kids are cashing in on his campaign

in missouri, ferguson is still burning

the original underclass
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Friday, September 09, 2016

girl friday

a strike at the heart of the prison-industrial complex

a court ruling that could save the planet

clinton vows to reschedule marijuana

scotland has become a money-laundering factory for soviet gun-runners

before the europeans...
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Thursday, September 08, 2016

thursday traffic

is trump wrecking both parties?

more multi-generational american households than ever before

deepak chopra says bacteria listen to our thoughts

a clinton family value: humanitarian war

the sociopath's diary
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Wednesday, September 07, 2016

today was wednesday

the wealthy have nearly recovered from the recession. the poor haven't even started

comcast wants to charge more for more privacy

these states  are at the greatest risk for having their voting process hacked

are cats the ultimate weapon in public health?

marvel comics make trump a supervillain

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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

tuesday again

we should have three day weekends all the time

the options and limitations of write-in voting

expand social security, eliminate 401(k)s

at fox news, grand old problems

105 year old whale still swimming in the pacific 

and rip wyatt earp himself, actor hugh o'brian

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Monday, September 05, 2016

roll the union on

highest paid ceo's run the worst-performing companies

10 subtle signs you're about to get canned

the role of emotional labor in the on-demand economy

raising the minimum wage could improve public health

how the "sausage party" gets made:  unpaid overtime for animators

find a labor day event near you
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Sunday, September 04, 2016

sunday blue

in the new clinton presidency, will the left have a voice?

3 paths citizens united created to allow foreign money to pour into american elections

tv networks should open presidential debates to third parties

republicans admit voter id laws meant to disenfranchise

how to break the power of money
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Saturday, September 03, 2016

early morning saturday

why trump thinks he should be winning

orphan drugs:  the government could be paying the other half of the price too

to end violence, we have to end poverty

lawmakers overseeing wall street given bigger, more favorable loans 

baby ducks can learn the difference between objects
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Friday, September 02, 2016

get 'em out by friday

this company has built a profile on every american adult

white christian america is dying

more than half of americans have less than $1000 to their name

intellectuals are freaks

enough irony to make the universe explode:  wal-mart is selling banksy's 'destroy capitalism' prints
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Thursday, September 01, 2016

thursday treatments

these three states are making a trump win basically impossible

criticism of clinton is not de facto support for trump

the election wont' be rigged.  but it could be hacked

different police bais: women afraid to report rape because of how they are treated by cops

would you vote for a psychopath?
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