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Yeah, What Safety Net?

by William Skink I attended a panel discussion tonight, hosted by Partnership Health Center. The talk even had a title–What Safety Net? There were five people on the panel: the crime prevention officer from Missoula’s police department, a woman who … Continue reading

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Trump A Puppet Of A Foreign Power? Yes, But…

by William Skink I know I don’t write many critical posts about DJT, but there is a very good argument to be made that he is indeed a puppet of a foreign power. Of course this argument can’t be made … Continue reading

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Known Unknowns

by William Skink The title of this post comes from an infamous Donald Rumsfeld quote where he expounds on known knowns, known unknowns, and unknown unknowns. What got me thinking about this Rumsfeld quote are two instances where it is … Continue reading

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Sentencing For Griz Running Back Turns Into Lame Defense Referencing Krakauer

by William Skink Jeremy Calhoun won’t be going to trial over the assault he perpetrated against another student in downtown Missoula last May, but that didn’t stop the sentencing hearing from turning into an opportunity for Calhoun’s lawyers to make … Continue reading

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No New Indy Tomorrow…What Have We Lost?

by William Skink On my way to work this morning I stopped to get some food and to grab a few copies of the last edition of the Indy we will get to see hit the stands in Missoula. The … Continue reading

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Missoula Indy Shut Down By Lee Enterprises

by William Skink Today was just made all the more depressing by breaking news that Missoula’s alt-weekly, the Missoula Independent, is shut down as of 8am this morning. The doors are locked, the corporate overlords are smiling and Matt Gibson … Continue reading

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Turning Yesterday’s Terrorists Into Today’s Sad Victims Of Syrian Tyranny On The Eve Of 9/11

by William Skink Tomorrow makes it 17 years since the attacks on 9/11, enough time to transform the jihadist ideology that allegedly inspired the attacks back into a useful tool of US imperialism. For Richard Clarke, former member of the … Continue reading

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More RD Fan Mail

by William Skink My anonymous critic took another stab at getting me in trouble with my employer this week, this time using my McCain post. Look what he thinks about veterans, I was told it said. I received the first … Continue reading

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Bobby Hauck’s Grizzlies Get Back To Basics With Assaults, Victory

by William Skink The Montana Grizzlies opened up their 2018/19 football season this year without their starting running back, Jeremy Calhoun. Why did Calhoun get suspended? Because he allegedly put a fellow student in the hospital back in May. The … Continue reading

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John McCain Gets Final Spin From Fawning Corporate Media

by William Skink The power of corporate media has been on full display with the passing of John McCain. Nothing as crass as McCain’s use of the word gook or his gleeful championing of interventionist wars will stop outlets, like … Continue reading

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