Click here to visit Powell's Books!
THIS WEEK IN IRONY
2000 2001
2002 2003
2004 2005
2006 2007
2008 2009
2010 2011
Ironic Times

 NO. 625 “Expect the Ironic” SEPTEMBER 3 - 9, 2012 

Aug 27
Sep 10
  DEMS GATHER IN CHARLOTTE FOR THEIR CONVENTION
 
  Party hopes to show off its diversity.
 
WORLD NEWS
Allegedly “Gamed” LIBOR Rate Has Affected $800 Trillion in Investments
And caught the attention of maybe five people.
 
ALSO IN THE NEWS
Former Republican Governor of Florida Charlie Crist Endorses Obama
Looks forward to filling minor Cabinet post in second term.
New Jersey Gov. Christie Delivers Rousing Keynote Address at GOP Convention
Talks of belt-tightening, living leaner, cutting fat.
U. S. NEWS
Federal Court Strikes Down Texas Voter ID Law
Legislation requiring voters to present their decoded human genome ruled “excessively restrictive.”
Report: Most New Jobs Low Paying
And require wearing a paper hat.
 
REMINDER
  If you can't decide who to vote for, see your doctor.
 
Two Thirds of Americans Can't Name One Supreme Court Justice
Among judges they could name: Judge Wapner, Judge Judy, Judge Joe Brown, Judge Reinhold, Judge Crater.
 
POLITICS
Republicans Reach Out to Latinos
Ask them if they know any good Mexican restaurants.
GOP Starts Effort to Humanize Romney
Includes new campaign slogan, “It's alive!”
FRONT PAGE
PAGE TWO
PAGE THREE
ARCHIVE
CONTACT
STORE

   Copyright 2012 Ironic Times