Dan Savage’s reaction to Weinergate. A taste: “Another reporter asked Weiner if he had a drinking problem. Because you know, only a man who was drunk or on drugs could get caught up in something like this. Do reporters know what men are LIKE?”Read more
The following is text I composed for the “Additional message to President Obama” field, after I had signed my name to CredoAction.com’s petition “Tell Obama: The public option is not optional.” I urge all of you who read this while the health care reform issue is still current to do the same. Unless you don’t agree with me. No, fuck that — if you don’t agree I still want you to sign it.
If you punt on the public option, this whole initiative will have been in vain. All that would be left in the bill would be the window dressing. Window dressing, without a bloody *window*! …
Today’s attempt to make my head explode comes courtesy of Stephen Hayes and William Kristol at the Weekly Standard:Read more
It has come to pass that my friend Todd has seen fit to mock me for my lack of new content in the comments section of my last post. He is lucky enough (or unlucky enough, depending on one’s personal taste) to have caught me in a particularly sarcastic mood. He informed me that I’d been “tagged in a meme,” and that’s where the trouble started. [... READ ON ...]Read more
I never would have believed that I’d live to see the day when the United States government legislated torture. Now that I have, it makes me want to scream. Or…Read more