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I’m just a recent fan of Conan O’Brien.  I’d never been into any “late night shows”, but I do respect Conan’s focus and vision, for his career and his future environment.

He was hired as The Tonight Show‘s seat on June 1, 2009 (and lost it in January of 2010).

So, here are some videos of the often respected Conan O’Brien.


Fun stuff. GE exposure meter infomercial. “It’s the meter with a Memory!”

The lines had been blurred couple of decades ago. And in recent years, that haze has thickened with deregulation from the Clinton administration, forward.  Independent media in traditional vehicles don’t seem to exist any longer.  The overlap of content is significant.  The Internet is the only territory left with legitimate chances of relative independence.  Even that universe is slowly being consolidated, however.

Chart is from FRUGALDAD.

18 journalists dead in 2012, so far, according to CPJ

Deadliest, to no surprise, has been Syria.

  1. Syria: 6
  2. Somalia: 5
  3. Nigeria: 1
  4. India: 1
  5. Thailand: 1
  6. Lebanon: 1
  7. Brazil: 1
  8. Pakistan: 1
  9. Bahrain: 1

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France 24

BBC News


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