Daily Archive: August 6, 2010

Friday Night Jukebox

This is the first one of these I’ve done, mostly because my musical tastes are not very sophisticated. I’ve got a decent ear for classical, but when it comes to rock, blues, country and...

While I’m Engaging In Spittle-Flecked Rants

…The fact that movement conservatives in good standing are advising the President of the United States to use the power of the federal government to prevent the construction of a religious institution in Lower...

Welcome to High School

This bit of Sarah Palin worship in a dead-tree outlet (and also this one) leaves me speechless.  Yeah, I know, it’s the New York Sun.  But still.  What I find absolutely staggering is this little...

Morning Joe Scarborough gets it wrong on gay marriage

by Rick Ungar I like Joe Scarborough. In fact, I watch him most every morning. Not because I agree with him (I often don’t) but because he tends to approach issues openly, has a...

The Short, Happy Life of Ad Hoc Reasoning

This morning I was surprised to find Tim Kowal – one of my few followers on Twitter – defending the constitutionality of laws that discriminate against Boy Scouts, organ donors, Israeli-Americans, and anyone who...