Daily Archives: August 19, 2012

Breaking Bad Open Thread

Drop whatever you are doing and turn on AMC. It’s time for another episode of the best damn show on television. Last week’s episode shocked everyone. What will happen this week?

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They should have listened to Sarah Palin

This is the kind of self-inflicted wound that makes you feel sorry for everyone who voted for him: Republican Senate Nominee: Victims Of ‘Legitimate Rape’ Don’t Get Pregnant Rep. Todd Akin, the Republican nominee for Senate in Missouri who is … Continue reading

Posted in Sarah Palin, Sexism and Misogyny | Tagged , | 60 Comments

Lazy Sunday Open Thread

A free drink of your choice to the first person who can correctly identify the objects pictured in the photo above. This is an open thread.

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Maybe we aren’t doomed after all

Apocalypse Not: Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Worry About End Times When the sun rises on December 22, as it surely will, do not expect apologies or even a rethink. No matter how often apocalyptic predictions fail to come true, another … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Big Dawg!

William Jefferson Clinton is 66 years young today. As president, Clinton presided over the longest period of peacetime economic expansion in American history. This is his birthday card from The Crawdad Hole. Please wish him well in the comments.

Posted in Bill Clinton | 21 Comments