31 Mar 2008

Flip to the flop to the flippity flop-flop and you don’t stop.

Ever since abandoning the good ship Captains Quarters to become Michelle Malkin’s Gilligan on the SS Earthbound Cheerleader , Cap’n Ed has gone a little cabin crazy

31 Mar 2008

Late Late Nite FDL: Down On The Ground With Langhorne Slim

Langhorne Slim sings “Be Set Free”

If you like Langhorne Slim on the ground, you might just love the way he sings I Love You, But Goodbye, on carpet.

31 Mar 2008

Jim Neal stuns James Carville into silence at NC Young Democrats event

This is priceless. Last week at the Young Democrats convention her in NC there was a private reception with Clintonista and DLC tool James Carville and local pols.  North Carolina U.S. Senate candidate Jim Neal was there as Mary Matalin’s husband got up to shill for Neal’s opponent and Chuck

31 Mar 2008

Alabama judge: school must allow lesbian couple at prom

Chelsea Overstreet and Lauren Martin simply wanted to attend their prom at Scottsboro High School, but the City Board of Ed put a stop to the same-sex couple’s plans, which they had been looking forward to for over a year. The fundies in Alabama, however, are probably taking some Tums

31 Mar 2008

Monday Late Nite: After you, Alphonso!

Alphonso Jackson, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, has handed in his resignation . . . oh, about two years too late.

31 Mar 2008

Peter misses the Hunky Jesus Contest….maybe next time, Peter….

It looks like Peter LaBarbera–the famed “president” of Americans for Love of Quotation Marks–is a little miffed that he wasn’t able to attend a recent event by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence in person.  This missed opportunity to cavort with gay men and kink-daddies in pursuit of a little “research”

31 Mar 2008

“Curveball” Revealed

Lost in all the hubbub of the past week was the news that “Curveball” — the mysterious Iraqi engineer whose bogus claims on Saddam’s weapons capabilities were used by Team Bush to justify invading Iraq — has been outed. Even better: He now says he never made those claims in the first place. Ooops.

31 Mar 2008

Your tax dollars at work securing the homeland

A truck with bomb near the Capitol goes undetected for three weeks. According to an indictment filed in District of Columbia Superior Court, Michael Gorbey, 38, of Rapidan, Va., faces charges of planning to set off a bomb. He also is accused of making or transporting an explosive device with

31 Mar 2008

So much for Texas momentum

Cross the Lone Star State off of the Clinton win column — Obama wins the delegate count in this past weekend’s caucuses. Obama picked up seven of nine outstanding delegates, giving him a total of 99 Texas delegates to the party’s national convention this summer. Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton won

31 Mar 2008

Join Blue America candidate Darcy Burner in Los Angeles on April 9th!

Jane has graciously given me a guest post to inform the FDL community that Blue America candidate Darcy Burner, co-author of the Responsible Plan to End the War in Iraq, will be in Los Angeles on April 9th, and I’m helping to organize a netroots-themed fundraiser for her that evening!