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  • News

    November 1, 2012

    Obama & Romney's Country-Club Sopranos

    American banks are on a massive crime spree. The Presidential candidates hope you won't notice.

  • Film

    September 30, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Five Memorable Food Protests

    Food isn't much fun when it's unaffordable. Today, cash-strapped Americans tell survey takers they're planning to eat out less and use more coupons. But eaters haven't always taken such a passive approach: There's a centuries-old tradition of demanding lower prices. Here, City of Ate presents five m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2008

    Rockefeller Heirs Demand Exxon Look to the Future

    John D. Rockefeller John D. Rockefeller's heirs today demanded that Irving-based ExxonMobil -- otherwise known, way back when, as Standard Oil -- get its head out of its oil drum and start looking into "renewables and alternative fuels," pronto. Said Peter O'Neill, the Rockefellers' liason to the Ex ... More >>