Changes…

And these children That you spit on As they try to change their world Are immune from your consultations They’re quite aware of what they’re going through… –David Bowie A little under two years ago, I wrote this post in reaction to Philando Castile’s murder: Storm’s here. In that time, nothing changed, until last February, Read More …

Guns? No. Radical Islam? No. LGBTQ Rights? No. Insanity? Close…

UPDATED: 7:49pm   I didn’t want to go there, but I sure had a sneaking suspicion, and I’ve just been proven right. According to Gawker Magazine, the shooter was a regular at Pulse. This was no random attack. It was cold blooded, premeditated murder. Daesh had nothing to do with it.   Orlando Shooter Was Read More …

Connecting the Dots…

UPDATE (10/26/12): It appears the news is heating up. Thanks to the Daily Kos, we may well be looking at the real smoking gun in this campaign. Whether it’s enough to take away Romney’s momentum and make even the staunchest racist Republican vote elsewhere remains to be seen. After all, there are those in the Republican Read More …

Do you know ALEC? If not, you should. And you should be afraid.

You know that term “States’ Rights” being bandied about by the Tea Party and Romney himself? The theory that legislation is best handled by each state has been around since the founding of the US. It has been used as a tool for restricting racial and civil rights. Until recently, it was still possible to Read More …

November 11, 2008: Special Comment on Gay Marriage ~ Keith Olbermann

From a friend, who found it for me… Keith Olbermann’s special comment on Proposition 8: And here’s the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChanTFSmqao It’s long but you should watch the whole thing. All I could think of was “Amen, brother.” I couldn’t have said it better. Here’s the text of the Olbermann piece, in case you don’t want to Read More …

I know this has made the rounds, but the comments are almost as funny as the piece itself…

Les Misbarack : I gotta wonder how many takes it took them to produce the finished version… And in other news: Connecticut court overturns gay marriage ban http://www.reuters.com/article/topNews/idUSTRE4996BE20081011 and finally, in the “Duh” department, now this: Panel: Palin abused power in trooper case http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/10/10/palin.investigation/index.html I’m sure our favorite hockey mom won’t do that when she’s Read More …

Insanely busy the last couple of days…

Ok, so before I get started on the last couple of days, this I gotta share (thanks to RN, who finally forced me to get my own YouTube account). Obviously not safe for work; not at all safe for kids either. Freedom [better quality] If you’re wondering why I’m not crowing more about the takeover Read More …

Well, isn’t that nice…

Glad to know I’m just being patriotic. ABC News: US president holds news briefing Bush’s two-day China stop — his third as president to the communist giant — was the centerpiece of a weeklong Asia tour, but an acrid debate at home about the war in Iraq has followed him here. While overseas, the White Read More …