22 May 2011

Hallelujah! Rapture’s Delay Explained!

(And for the record, it is NOT because God “aborted” the Rapture. No sirree!) Hey Blenders: anyone wondering why we aren’t all “toast” today? We were promised: The rapture would occur on May 21, 2011. Massive earthquakes (greater in magnitude than the 2011 Japanese earthquake) would happen across the world

21 May 2011

Open Thread: Countdown to the Rapture!

Well, here we are- it’s the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine! Some last minute questions: 1. Do you have an exit buddy? 2. Did you choose the right religion? Mormons – The Correct AnswerLord of Chaos | Myspace Video 3. Are you braced

03 Jan 2011

Gov Paul LePage (Teabag-ME) Inaugural Theme?

Yes I’m stuck in the middle with you, And I’m wondering what it is I should do, It’s so hard to keep this smile from my face, [Losing control, yeah, I’m all over the place], Clowns to the left of me, Jokers to the right, Here I am, stuck in

03 Jan 2011

Today Show Features “My Princess Boy” Author and Son

The Today Show ran a wonderful story this morning of an adorable 5 year old boy named Dyson Kilodavis, who likes to wear jewelry and pink princess gowns. After young Dyson began grabbing for “girl’s toys” and pink, sparkly dress-up outfits, his parents became, at first, alarmed and uncomfortable that

28 Dec 2010

Unable To Hire Cabinet Due to Pay Limits, ME Gov-Elect LePage Hires Daughter. REALLY.

Chalk up another to the “You Can’t Make This Shite Up” Files. Oh, we’re having LOTS of fun up here in Maine- not just blizzards, but a series of snowjobs! During the election season, we up here in Maine heard a LOT about how much taxpayer dollars were being wasted

18 Dec 2010

Saturday DADT Open Thread: Senate votes no on DREAM, yes on DADT. Next steps…

NOTE: New Blend content is below this post, which will be on top during proceedings today. The Senate started the session at 9am this morning; you can watch the live feed here. Currently Jeff Sessions, the first the speak today, is arguing against the DREAM Act. FINGERS. CROSSED. NOTE FROM

16 Dec 2010

Moment of Zen, Indeed! Acrobats “Pose” for Papa Razi

OMG. “The Daily Show” ended with this clip as their “Moment of Zen” and I concur: Gotta love the nuns, giving these, um, … flexible… supple… firmly toned… young men the traditional Vatican “WHOOP- WHOOP!” Note the lone cardinal looking especially uncomfortable with this performance; the others appear to think

16 Dec 2010

Press Release: Facebook Co-founder “Likes” GLAD

Just got this from our friends at GLAD and happy to share… For immediate release: December 15, 2010 Facebook co-Founder Chris Hughes “Likes” GLAD Video by Hughes and Partner Sean Eldridge Explains $50,000 Gift Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders, whose lawsuits brought marriage equality to Massachusetts & Connecticut, are

15 Dec 2010

Wednesday DADT Repeal Open Thread

NOTE: New Blend content is below this post, which will be on top during proceedings. 1:45pm Update: Chellie Pingree has just started off the 1 hour long debate in the House for DADT repeal. Kerry Eleveld tweeted earlier today that the vote itself will be between 3-4 pm. Watch C-SPAN

09 Dec 2010

BREAKING: Sens Collins (R-ME) and Lieberman (I-CT) To Introduce Stand Alone DADT Repeal Bill

Below the fold, the newly issued statement from President Obama regarding today’s Senate vote on the NDAA/ DADT repeal bill. From this Tweet came the news: RT @JoeLieberman: @SenatorCollins and I and others are introducing a free standing bill to repeal #DADT today. And now this press release from HRC,