16 Mar 2009

I’m A Reasonable Man Get Off My Case

I know that Hardball didn’t just run a caption across the screen asking whether Saddam Hussein had something to do with the Oklahoma City bombing

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16 Mar 2009

“The Newlywed Game” on Ellen sponsored by… eHarmony.com?!

This one is sure to get the Freepers knickers' in a twist.  I couldn't help but notice today on Ellen, which included her wife, Portia de Rossi as a special guest, that the platforms for “The Newlywed Game”, including the one in which both Ellen and Portia sat, were sponsored

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16 Mar 2009

Give Me That Funk That Sweet That Nasty That Gushy Stuff

please: more Dick Cheney. Never ever ever shut up, sir

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16 Mar 2009

Bringing Them Together

Exasperated by the Obama Administration’s embrace of extraordinary powers, and the simultaneous campaign to persuade us that this isn’t happening, I’ve decided that a more visual approach is in order.

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16 Mar 2009

FDL Movie Night Presents: The People of People’s Temple

Using footage shot by NBC, David Gottleib and James Ruxin assembled a post-Jonestown massacre documentary, a chilling and cautionary tale of power, cult mindset and pure evil.

Survivors and escapees discuss Jim Jones’ prophecies and healing–some perhaps real, others faked–and his gradual decent into madness, the suicide drills, beatings and public humiliation.

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16 Mar 2009

Torture Weekly Action – Rule of Law Letter

This series is intended to make it easy for those that would like to take action on torture by contacting the President and other high officials. Every week a new letter that can be cut and pasted will be posted. It is a small step, but every bit counts in terms of the rule of law.

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16 Mar 2009

Franken-Coleman Update: Odds and Sods

While we wait for the Election Contest Court to issue its rulings on this case, here are a few appetizers to keep you occupied. . .

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16 Mar 2009

And I’ll Probably Feel A Whole Lot Better When You’re Gone

someone forgot to tell Iraqis that they should love the U.S. now

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16 Mar 2009

Don't Be A Woman, "Fat," And Have A Political Opinion

Having a gastric bypass a little over a year ago because I was morbidly obese (peak weight of 296 in July of 2007), and because I’m a blogger, this series of events hits a little too close to home. Basically, I feel like I’m watching a Fractured Fairy Tale where

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16 Mar 2009

Team Obama rolls out the welcome mat for Family Research Council, Concerned Women for America

Well, folks — the gloves are off. Right Wing Watch reports that Joshua DuBois, head of the Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will welcome representatives from the Family Research Council and Concerned Women for America, two organizations being monitored by the Southern Poverty Law Center for their anti-gay, womb-controlling

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