Daily Archive: September 8, 2011

Ben & Jerry’s

Will be producing Schweddy Balls ice cream.  I personally checked the calendar to make sure it wasn’t April 1st. Still one of the better parodies of NPR: SNL’s Schweddy Balls sketch.

Gotcha!

After the initial outcry of liberuls regarding Governor Perry’s answer to Brian Williams death row question, it was inevitable that we’d start seeing a right-wing backlash against Perry having gotten a “gotcha!” question. Can...

Look, the thing about the GOP is…

The other night I wrote a response to a post by Michael Lofgren’s GOP takedown that Erik brought to my attention, and when I got up the next morning the comment thread made it...

Caption Contest

Photo via Matt Welch. Apparently this happened during a commercial break after a heated exchange between the two.

AGW and Logical Rudeness

At Cato Unbound, we’re discussing Michael Shermer’s fascinating new book The Believing Brain. Shermer himself gives a short introduction to the emerging neuroscience of political belief. And Eliezer Yudkowsky, whom I consistently find one...

There Will Be Blood

Ladies and gentlemen, the next Republican nominee for President of the United States of America! I can’t help but think we get the leaders we deserve. Oh hey look, ma, I’m quoted in the...