Daily Archive: August 2, 2013

Poverty: Giving a Damn

It’s just awful hard for me to take the technocratically-minded conservative arguments especially seriously when it’s so evident that many conservatives — high-up ones, not just low-level activists — really don’t give a damn about poverty.



You got your noise, and you got your pop…so what do you do with them?


A handful of leaves have been taken… and we need recappers for next week.


So… what are you doing this weekend?

TV Makes Us Look Stupid

Lauren Green’s interview of Reza Aslan has been shared widely not because it is in any way insightful or informative, but because of how bad it makes her look. I feel her performance is explainable.

Riley Cooper Must Go

I wish I could write more on the subject, but for now I will simply say that the Philadelphia Eagles absolutely should cut Riley Cooper after his violent and racist diatribe.  If what his...

Death Penalty in Decline

At some point in the last few years I realized that I could not reconcile my pro-life position on abortion with a pro-death penalty stance. Yes, I understand the arguments that the former does...

Mount Rapmore

Who would be on your Mount Rushmore of rap? Let the battle begin…


A perfectly fair (trust me) division problem.