So Gallup has a new poll that has political media types extolling the power of independents. The poll basically says that party identification in down for both Republican and Democrats at 25% and 31% respectively. However, people identifying as Independents… Read More ›
The recent WSJ/NBC poll seemed to have sent shock waves through the Republican caucus. But then they remembered that they don’t believe in things that don’t comport with their pre-established narratives. And also a tiny, overtly racist protest outside the White… Read More ›
Orson Scott Card just can’t help himself. You’d figure with the boycott of the motion picture based on his novel Ender’s Game (http://skipendersgame.com/ ), plus the open letter I posted, he’d have enough to deal with. But no, that’s not how this… Read More ›
I’m not going to lie. I love a good hip-hop beef. Like all top-shelf pop entertainment, it’s always really stupid – yet somehow thoroughly entertaining. As part of the price for success, Jay-Z seems to be involved in more of these than most. There are… Read More ›
Here’s the original article from Gawker. I really have nothing else to add that wouldn’t take away from the perfectness of this video. Just watch.
“I think things would have been different if George Zimmerman was black for this reason: He never would have been charged with a crime.” –Mark O’Mara, Zimmerman Defense Attorney– Like many other things about murder of Trayvon Martin, this one is hard… Read More ›
I don’t even know how to process the recent acquittal of George Zimmerman in the murder of Trayvon Martin. Except to say this: it’s un-fucking-believable. Let’s start with the obvious: despite what the defense would have all idiots and particularly… Read More ›