Posts Tagged The Rapid

A wrap-up of a big news day

Posted 2 May 2011 by
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On big news days like today, I’m generally pretty glued to the interwebs (plus I had a day off). ┬áJust figured I’d share some links from the punditocracy on the day of Osama Bin Laden’s death. Glenn Greenwald’s take: we should not be cheering. Jeremy Scahill on JSOC: the Casey Rybacks who took down bin […]

On ITPWatch’s “90% Empty” Claim

Posted 14 April 2011 by
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Thanks to┬áSean Dailey for doing the hard math on Kent County Families For Fiscal Responsibility’s ridiculous claim. This is reposted from a note he made on Facebook. ITPWatch and Kent County Families for Fiscal Responsibility claim that the Rapid runs “90% empty.” Here are some basic calculations that prove what a ridiculous claim that is. […]