This Week in the Mercury

Everything as Fuck
Film Shorts

Film

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It



Friday, October 23, 2009

Good Morning News!

Posted by Sarah Mirk on Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 9:08 AM

Public Option Still Alive: Senate and House leaders seem committed to the idea, but Obama's currently "not expressing any preference."

Pakistan Using U.S. Military Surveillance: Apparently the U.S. likes sharing.

Iran Nuclear Deal Unraveling: The country's supreme leader might nix the deal to ship Iran's uranium to Russia and France.

Lil Wayne Heads to Rikers Island: Sentenced to a year after police found a gun on his tour bus.

Yesterday Was The National Day of Action Against Police Brutality: But police in Brooklyn took a little action of their own with a Taser against an unarmed woman.

Nerdy Dating Website Calculates Impact of Race: Statistics-loving dating site OKCupid added up how race affects messaging between users:

Race-Table-2.png

Oregon Seabird Massacre: Mysterious algae foam is killing thousands of seabirds on the coast.

Portland Streetcar Wins $75 Million: The feds inked the deal today covering half the cost of the streetcar extension to the eastside and OMSI.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Comments are closed.

All contents © Index Newspapers, LLC

115 SW Ash St. Suite 600
Portland, OR 97204

Contact Info | Privacy Policy | Production Guidelines | Terms of Use | Takedown Policy