true stuff

Examples of true stuff Vaccines do not cause autism or mental retardation.  Proven fact. The climate is warming up.  Fact. Human activity is contributing to the warming of the climate.  Fact. Most living creatures (including humans) will suffer in many, many ways as the climate warms.  Duh. The earth is not 6,000-10,000 years old.  It is aroundContinue reading “true stuff”

why do we vote against our best interests? the answer: God is obsessed with sex

Most everyone agrees that the Republican party and their policies favor the wealthy.  In fact, a recent New York Times/CBS News poll showed that 70 percent of all Americans believe that the policies of the congressional Republicans favor the rich, at the expense of the poor and middle class.  Two-thirds of Americans disapprove of taxContinue reading “why do we vote against our best interests? the answer: God is obsessed with sex”

conservatives still think there’s a liberal media bias

Conservatives still think there’s a liberal media bias. x While I, too, as a liberal, am frustrated with the media, I’d like to go on record and state that the media isn’t focusing on issues I care about. They seem to be far more focused on entertainment and making money. Don’t believe me? s If youContinue reading “conservatives still think there’s a liberal media bias”

friday entertainment: six crazy stories from wingnut land…

SOURCES: Pat Robertson Suggests Gays with AIDS Wear Rings to Cut, Infect Main Candidate Posts ‘Shoot The Nigger’ Obama Status On Facebook Phyllis Schlafly Admits Goal is Punishing NC Voters Joe Walsh’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Rant Cory Booker Is Gay Title of Lonegan’s New Play Book Gohmert:  ‘Scary’ That Liberal Elites Would Use VaccinesContinue reading “friday entertainment: six crazy stories from wingnut land…”

wait…the IRS manager is a…conservative Republican?

In recent weeks we have watched a number of right-wing invented scandals drown in a sea of facts. Of course, the Republicans won’t give up…they’ll continue to throw tantrums and talk impeachment and invent new scandals, just like they do every time the Democrats have the presidency. (And they will no doubt behave like disappointedContinue reading “wait…the IRS manager is a…conservative Republican?”

response to FOX “news” misogyny by…FOX “news!”

Megyn Kelly blasts Erickson: ‘Who died and made you scientist in chief?’ Click here for the epic smackdown on FOX “news” men for their blatant misogyny! This is awesome.   (I think I have a new crush.)

FOX “news:” Women breadwinners are destroying America!!!

Click here to find out how women bringing home the bacon is destroying America! My favorite quote:   Liberals are telling us that Conservatives are anti-science…but look at nature, the roles in the natural world, the roles of the female and the male in the animal world…the male is typically dominant! Other great moments: TheseContinue reading “FOX “news:” Women breadwinners are destroying America!!!”

the truth-deniers (and austerity)

There remains no room for independent thinking within the conservative movement.  Being a good liberal doesn’t require that you believe (or pretend to believe) lots of things almost certainly aren’t true; but being a good conservative does. -Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize-winning economist Krugman says that conservatives who acknowledge the connection between humans and global warming,Continue reading “the truth-deniers (and austerity)”