Tag: Politics

Time For A Quick Definition

Directed at no one and apropos of nothing, let’s take a minute out of our day to look at the word bigot: Main Entry: 1big·ot Function: noun Inflected Form(s): -s Etymology: Middle French, bigot, hypocrite, from Old French bigot Norman

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Common Dreams

So, a friend emailed me this article today from CommonDreams.org.  The article, written by Thom Hartmann, puts forth the argument that the shootings at Fort Hood were George W. Bush’s fault.  It starts off with this paragraph: If Bill Clinton

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The Public Option

Yes, it’s another health care bit.  If you’re not in the mood, I certainly can’t say I blame you.  If you’re dead set against health care reform, you might want to give this a miss.  Also?  It’s difficult for me

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Heavy Sigh

For the record, I really don’t give a shit what side of the argument you’re on.  Personally, I think health care reform is a good idea, but there are totally valid reasons not to proceed with the current health care

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Crazy Is a Preexisting Condition

Rick Perlstein wrote a wonderful article for last Sunday’s Washington Post about all the crazy motherfuckers getting airtime lately and it should be read by everyone: So, crazier then, or crazier now?  Actually, the similarities across decades are uncanny.  When

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