Daily Archives: December 21, 2012

Have A Very Groovy Christmas!

Rudolph WAS lit — and Santa was taking magic mushrooms! This Christmas, like many before it and many yet to come, the story of Santa and his flying reindeer will be told, including how the “jolly old elf” flies on … Continue reading

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I Demand An End To Cancer!

King Canute is spinning in his grave: Jamie Foxx Joins Other Celebrities To Demand End To Gun Violence New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s gun-control campaign Mayors Against Illegal Guns released a video Friday featuring Jamie Foxx the star of … Continue reading

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There are more than two options

Pew, Pew, Pew Poll: After Newtown, Modest Change in Opinion about Gun Control The public’s attitudes toward gun control have shown only modest change in the wake of last week’s deadly shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. Currently, … Continue reading

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Obama nominates John Kerry for Secretary of State

No, seriously! President Obama nominated Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts as secretary of state, choosing an elder of the Democratic Party’s foreign policy establishment and a crucial political ally in the Senate to succeed Hillary Rodham Clinton. “In a sense, … Continue reading

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Happy Winter Solstice Open Thread

The winter solstice is the solstice that occurs in winter. It is the time at which the Sun appears at noon at its lowest altitude above the horizon. [2] In the Northern Hemisphere this is the Southern solstice, the time … Continue reading

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The Morning After The End Of The World Open Thread

If you can read this then the Apocalypse hasn’t arrived yet. I didn’t see the point of writing a post if nobody was gonna be here to read it. Oops.

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