Archive for February 7th, 2011

February 7, 2011

Al Jazeera’s Ayman Mohyeldin speaks about his detention

Ayman Mohyeldin was held by the Egyptian authorities for several hours on Sunday – one of many journalists who has been the victim of the government’s  crackdown on the media.

Via Al Jazeera

February 7, 2011

Darned clever Russian HIV/AIDS prevention commercial.

Via Towleroad

Those clever Russians have come up with a commercial that gets the HIV/AIDS prevention message across in a very effective and not gruesome way.

The original site ( in Russian but if you are using Chrome,  Google does a pretty good translation) here.

February 7, 2011

Obama on O’Reilly

I have to say I think ( despite sharing  part of a surname with him)  Bill O’Reilly is one of the biggest idiots on the planet.  I have a vague hope that he is acting  – like a wrestling personality. Watching this interview  ,though, I feel Obama holds his own, Bill Clinton would have wiped the floor with him.