Are All Republicans Really Gay?

Another week, another Republican asshole caught in flagrante delicto with a man, baby. This time WA State Rep Richard Curtis who assures he’s not gay when he caught paying $1K for bareback buttsex with a male prostitute dressed in woman’s lingerie. Curtis is married with children — and votes conservatively. He has voted against a […]

Ahmadinejad Wins

From Sam Sedaei: He knew that the city was home to over two million Jews, and that he would face massive protests. But that is precisely the martyr-like image that he was intending to create. … The president of Columbia’s criticisms of Ahmadinejad’s crimes before his speech was very constructive. But Bollinger did the cause […]

Belgium Ventures Towards Schism

From the NYT: Radical Flemish separatists like Mr. Dewinter want to slice the country horizontally along ethnic and economic lines: to the north, their beloved Flanders — where Dutch (known locally as Flemish) is spoken and money is increasingly made — and to the south, French-speaking Wallonia, where a kind of provincial snobbery was once […]

Hanlon’s Razor and Grey’s Law

Came across this in MeFi and found more in Wikipedia – Hanlon’s Razor states that: Never assume malice when stupidity will suffice. The related corollary (converse?) is Grey’s Law: Any sufficiently advanced incompetence is indistinguishable from malice.

Mitt’s Makeup, Edwards’s Haircuts

Can we dispense with all the Oooh they spend money on their personal appearance so they must be effette cheese-eating surrender monkeys coverage? I would hope my politicans and candidates spend money a stylist and a makeup artist as needed just like I hope they choose designers for their sites, mailings and bumper stickers. When […]