Why Is Jerry Falwell's Evangelical University... →
goodreasonnews: How taxpayers are funding the world’s biggest Christian evangelical university. Alrighty.
This really is nonsense. It’s not the word “dick” that’s the problem,...– Village Virgins As Digby stated, Greg Sargent has the best post on the “Halperin called the President a dick” kerfuffle. (via ryking) +1
Michele Bachmann's husband goes on vicious... →
Perhaps he feels they could be sent to a camp where they could think about what’s wrong with them? /godwin’d
This Republican Party is addled by an extremist ideology and cankered by a...– Those Reckless Republicans (via ryking)
I think in America from time to time we have to go through some difficult times...– Texas Governor Rick Perry, explaining being freed from government slavery as the silver lining of the most devastating financial crisis since The Great Depression. I’m sick of privileged, rich white men claiming they’re “enslaved” by taxes. Seriously? Slavery - You keep using that word. I do not...
All Work and No Pay: The Great Speedup →
stfuconservatives: “Just counting work that’s on the books (never mind those 11 p.m. emails), Americans now put in an average of 122 more hours per year than Brits, and 378 hours (nearly 10 weeks!) more than Germans. The differential isn’t solely accounted for by longer hours, of course—worldwide, almost everyone except us has, at least on paper, a right to weekends off, paid vacation time,...
If you’re one of these women, don’t worry: the (Supreme) Court says it’s still...– STEPHEN COLBERT, remarking on the Supreme Court’s ruling that women may not sue Wal-Mart for sexual discrimination as part of a class action, on The Colbert Report. Luckily SCOTUS stands up for those corporations, eh? (via inothernews)
This sort of moral inversion is really common throughout history at times when...– Adam Serwer, on the right-wing shit-fits being thrown by anti-gay bigots/prominent right-wing pundits who feel oppressed by New York’s passage of marriage equality. (via ryking) Like how you only see the Gadsden flag on the vehicles of people who appear to be white and doing quite well...
And when I say choose, they don’t choose it in the sense of like going through a...– Rep. Sally Kern of Oklahoma, demonstrating why she’s one of the worst people ever. The interview is in advance of her forthcoming book, The Stoning of Sally Kern. Shit you not, that’s what it’s called. She’s a complete victim, right? (via cognitivedissonance) They marry children in other parts of...
Shock Doctrine: 'Emergency Finance Managers' and... →
You rage, you lose. I couldn’t get through it. It’s too early in my day to read that.
Louise Cohoon was at home when her 80-year-old mother called in a panic from...– Indiana’s bumpy road to privatization Typical GOP crony capitalism, using government resources for corporate welfare while screwing the poor out of the welfare they need. — Ryking (via ryking)
it would seem
that some of the sites being used for phishing attempts seem to be legitimate tumblrs. the blog from one of my new followers showed up fine on my Android phone, but when i tried to bring it up in Firefox on my desktop, it’s taking me to a suspected forgery page. i changed my password, but i saw what you guys were talking about.
auntipax: jennilynnb: You know what I despise more than women vying for the attention of men? Men who are so willingly there to give it to them. What about us quiet girls? Please do not tell me I have to become some overly obvious attention seeking type to get you to notice me. Just because I am not all over you, does not mean I do not want you. Maybe you should try to go for something not...
Newly elected Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) has some serious splainin’ to do. After...– Big, Big, Big Trouble (via ryking) What a jackass. Watch him get away with it.
ryking: iwasjustsayin: Oh Anderson Cooper you snarky thing you. “My breasts are rill. My hair is rill. My eyelashes are rill. Uh, my breasts are rill…” — Ryking Win.