Monthly Archives: June 2013
Radaronline: Taylor Swift is the princess of country music, but to the controversial Westboro Baptist Church, she’s basically the whore of Babylon. “This girl is a whore,” Ben Phelps, the leader of the outrageous, headline-grabbing anti-gay group, tells RadarOnline.com exclusively. … Continue reading
Joe Diffie was a pretty big deal 20 years ago. I hadn’t heard from him for a while and suddenly he’s involved with a couple new hits, one of which he doesn’t even sing in! BTW – The SF Giants … Continue reading
From the Metropolis Fishwrapper: An Unstoppable Climb in C.E.O. Pay WHEN we made our annual foray into the executive pay gold mine in April, chief executives’ earnings for 2012 showed what appeared to be muted growth on the year. The … Continue reading
Via Yoohoo: AP photographer describes 128-degree heat FURNACE CREEK, Calif. (AP) — Associated Press photographer Chris Carlson is no stranger to heat. He grew up just outside Palm Springs, Calif. On Friday, he returned to his desert roots, leaving his … Continue reading
LA Times: Sponsors of Prop. 8 file petition to stop same-sex marriages ProtectMarriage, the sponsors of Proposition 8, filed an emergency petition to the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday to stop same-sex marriages from continuing in California. The petition says … Continue reading
It will be airing right after Rev. Al five nights a week. This is an open thread.
I betcha the prosecution never plays this one for the jury. If you have been paying close attention to the various witnesses’ testimony you will find minor discrepancies between all of them. This is what is sometimes referred to as … Continue reading
From Sarah Palin at Facebook: Great job, GOP establishment. You’ve just abandoned the Reagan Democrats with this amnesty bill, and we needed them to “enlarge that tent” of which you so often speak. It’s depressing to consider that the House … Continue reading
Myiq must be out mowing the grass or searching for a new kitty. Comments are piling up in the last post. Earlier he wished I’d cross-posted The Victim Parade here. Since I’m tapped out due to insomnia and loathe to … Continue reading
Global Grind: What White People Don’t Understand About Rachel Jeantel A predominantly white jury is not going to like Rachel Jeantel. Let’s just be real here. The 19-year-old Miami native is an easy target for obvious, yet shallow reasons. But … Continue reading
I may get a new cat tomorrow. My son and I are going to the shelter to check out what is available. I also have to mow the lawn.
Per court administration, Mark O'Mara is planning to do a press conference after court wraps for the day. #GeorgeZimmerman #TrayvonMartin — Jeff Weiner (@JeffWeinerOS) June 27, 2013 Mark O’Mara, one of the defense attorney’s for George Zimmerman, announced he would … Continue reading
Tommy Christopher from the Department of You Can’t Make This Shit Up: ‘Cracker’ Means Something Entirely Different In Florida: A Source Of ‘Pride’ At the merciful close of key prosecution witness Rachel Jeantel‘s testimony in the trial of George Zimmerman … Continue reading
Victor Davis Hanson: How Will America Hold Together? By A.D. 200, the Roman Republic was a distant memory. Few citizens of the global Roman Empire even knew of their illustrious ancestors like Scipio or Cicero. Millions no longer spoke Latin. … Continue reading
Tomorrow is gonna be F-U-N!
My muse showed up, drunk and angry: McCain: We Will Have ‘Most Militarized Border Since the Fall of the Berlin Wall’ John McCain is so confident in the Corker-Hoeven amendment’s strengthening of the border that he compared it to another … Continue reading
Apparently the Texas Lege tried to outlaw tampons or enslave vaginas last night, but the Democrats are disputing who won. Or something. WMCB knows what happened. Darrell Issa is up to something this morning. If I wasn’t planning on watching … Continue reading
The trial of George Zimmerman started yesterday. Here are the highlights. The best place to follow the trial is at Legal Insurrection. Defense attorney Andrew Branca is doing excellent play-by-play and analysis. Edward Snowden has disappeared. China said he left … Continue reading
My male tuxie Anakin died last night. He choked on something. I tried to do first aid but it didn’t help. He was 17. Many years ago we got three cats in a short period of time. Since Memorial Day … Continue reading
It’s not a circus without a few clowns and a merry-go-round.