21 Oct 2010

The President: 'It Gets Better'

Kudos to Dan Savage’s project — it has gone viral to the degree that the conflict and controversy-averse President finally stepped up to the plate to tell LGBT youth that the misery of bullying is hard, but not to give up. If you hang in there, and seek resources that

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21 Oct 2010

Idiot America

I was going to post this more than  a few days ago. Now is as good a time as any. Jill: We are a profoundly ignorant. People don’t know anything about their own religions. We know little of our own history, let alone our history in context with the rest

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21 Oct 2010

Gates FAIL: makes it harder to discharge gays; what happened to 'enormous consequences'?

It’s hard to keep up with the idiocy coming out of this administration, its DOJ and the Pentagon. Look at this development; a memo has been issued as a fig leaf for the uproar created by reinstituting the ban on DADT via the stay of the injunction. (The Wonk Room):

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21 Oct 2010

More Questions About Rapacious, Reckless, Righty-Radical Rubio

A discussion of the Florida Senate Campaign between Meek, Crist and Rubio. The main point made is that Rubio has been getting a free ride for much of the time while Meek and Crist slug it out. Rubio has taken a number of shots at Obama without either Crist or Meek reminding voters that much of Florida’s and the nation problems are the result of decisions made by the Bush brothers.

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21 Oct 2010

Wheelchairs, They Was Locked Arm In Arm

I posted earlier that I didn’t go to the Tea Partypalooza in San Diego today because, bitter old people, yech. True to form, courtesy of K.C. Alfred, it was like a casting call for dinner theater musical based on Cocoon: According to a commenter at SignOn SanDiego: There were almost

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21 Oct 2010

Video rewind open thread: Hellfire on a pizza box – another fundie who said I needed God

Feel free to share news, notes, or just gab about what’s been in the headlines today… *** In light of the fact that Porno Pete and Ken Hutcherson said I needed God the other day, I thought I’d repost this fun video from NC Pride a couple of years ago.

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21 Oct 2010

Mortgage Fraud: From A-Z w/Solutions

This is a complete record of evidence to support the allegation that the housing boom was a fraudulent plan that begin in 1996. A choreographed disaster.

Some of you know that I have been researching and writing about this for over 2 years. A bit of what I have reported is just surfacing in the news, even though I constantly contacted them and provided information. Others have picked up a lot of the foreclosure information, which is helping. But the A-Z story needs to be told. I have the details.

This is offered to help homeowners fight to keep their homes and the news media to grow some and get the whole story out in the open.

Below are some suggested SOLUTIONS TO FORECLOSURE/INVESTOR problems.

I will begin with a simple analogy:

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21 Oct 2010

Richard Burr commits political suicide during tonight's debate with Elaine Marshall

Republican U.S. Senate incumbent Richard Burr and Democratic challenger Elaine Marshall faced off in a debate on PBS broadcast from UNC-TV studios in Research Triangle Park. Democratic challenger Elaine Marshall accused Republican incumbent Richard Burr in their last television debate Thursday night of having views on homosexuality that are “wrongheaded

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21 Oct 2010

Celebs Bang a Gong for Prop 19

Thursday Prop 19 got endorsements from Danny Glover, Melissa Etheridge and Hal Sparks joined by LAPD Deputy Chief Steve Downing, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson and activist Sarah Lovering at a news conference to show support for Prop 19 which would legalize marijuana possession for those over 21. Currently

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