This week David Farrar from kiwiblog.co.nz joins us to chat about the current American presidential campaign, the awkwardness of having a lying candidate (or is he?), as well as various other political subjects.
- Chronicling Mitt’s Mendacity, vol XXXIII (MSNBC) – the latest in a long series analysing Mitt Romney’s many, many lies.
- Bill Clinton’s 2012 DNC speech in full (YouTube) – also embedded below
- Research backs up voter suppression claims(Media Matters)
- Voter Suppression (Wikipedia)
Do you prefer longer episodes? If so, once you’ve finished listening to this episode, you should listen to the episode 3.25 overflow show.
- The Pentagon’s Cheetah Robot Beats Usain Bolt’s Speed Record, Is Nightmare Fuel (Gamma Squad)
- Daughter sentenced after stealing father’s retirement fund (NZ Herald)
- Ubisoft drops its crappiest DRM, dodges all the interesting questions (Boing Boing)
- Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe has a few choice words for a Maryland politician (Boing Boing)
- Is it time to ban foie gras? (3 News)
- Marmageddon set to spread into 2013 (3 News)
- New ‘.kiwi.nz’ address launched (3 News)
- Auckland: Try it and you might even like it (NZ Herald)
- No decrease in driving test failures (NZ Herald)
- City divided on compo for David Bain (NZ Herald)
- Sentence for violent skate park stoush (Stuff)
- Mate set on fire in ‘Jackass’ copycat (Stuff)
- Nokia announce new top-of-the-line Windows Phone Lumia 920 with amazing camera, and have fake photos & videos to prove it. (The Verge)
- New HP looks like an iMac (somewhat)… Also has no touch screen. (The Verge)
- Massive list of credit card PIN numbers released online (Pastebin)
Bill Clinton speaks at the 2012 DNC (C-SPAN) – Full Speech
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