In this image, the pacu fish displays the teeth of a human. ItThe lesbian...– Someone believes this to be true. And now we all laugh until we cry.
Don’t care whatcha say, I like this Taylor Swift song. Maybe it’s because I like people dressed up in woodland creature costumes and red lipstick or maybe it’s because it’s peppy and she looks so cute with straight hair. Whatever the reason, I’ve already watched this video twice.
Mr. Romney braided his speech with the theme of “I bought it,” reminding his...– Mitt Romney Accepts Nomination: “I Bought It” : The New Yorker Andy Borowitz, you are made of magic.
Romney Trails Empty Chair After Convention →
When asked the question, “Who cares more about people like me?” thirty-seven per cent of voters responded, “Mitt Romney,” while fifty-two per cent said, “Chair.” Go read the rest for a priceless joke about Dukakis.
The CNN camerawoman who was pelted with peanuts by attendees at the Republican...– CNN Camerawoman: Peanut-Throwing Incident At Republican Convention A ‘Wake-Up Call’ Oh, America. This is how far we’ve come?
Ryan Launches Campaign Theme of Lying About... →
newyorker: TAMPA (The Borowitz Report)—In his speech to the Republican National Convention last night, Vice-Presidential nominee Paul Ryan test-drove what the Romney-Ryan campaign says will be a major theme for the 2012 Republican campaign: “lying about everything.”: http://nyr.kr/Q3Syz9
Republicans claim the rich are job creators. Nothing could be further from the...– Robert Reich
Today's Snack! →
Witch Finger Grapes! SPOOOOKY!
This was just one example of why 8,000 radios were needed, so the stage manager...– Engineering the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony | In-depth | The Engineer Things I wish I had worked on: The Opening Ceremonies in London. Every time I saw some poor soul running backwards in black wearing an earpiece I thought, “That shoulda been me.”
Flights. Camera. Amy? →
And now, I proudly present a :60 video co-workers and I created which has somehow become a FINALIST in the American Airlines’ “Flights. Camera. Action.” video contest (nope…we can’t believe it either)!!! It stars yours truly (…nice hair, dummy) blithering on and being ridiculously perky. Take a sec, if you could, and click on the title up there, watch the video,...
Me when I see someone with just ketchup on their...
Robert Reich: Romney's Lying Machine →
High five, as usual, for Robert Reich. robertreich: I’ve been struck by the baldness of Romney’s repetitive lies about Obama — that Obama ended the work requirement under welfare, for example, or that Obama’s Affordable Care Act cuts $716 billion from Medicare benefits. The mainstream media along with a half-dozen independent fact-checking…
Rep. Akin said that given the uterus’ extraordinary powers of detection, the...– Republican Congressman Proposes National Security Role for Uterus : The New Yorker
A Canard That Will Not Die: 'Legitimate Rape'... →
Since we now have a state constitutional mandate allowing kids to skip out on science classes because of “religious reasons”, it seems Akin wants to take it a step further and teach sex ed through the media. Do tell, Professor Akin, how it is that the female body “shuts that whole thing down”? And, while you’re at it, can you define “legitimate rape” for...
I may miss these Olympics more than the others. And beware of my withdrawals. It is going to be painful.
Jake’s trying not to get crotch lifted.– Olympics wrestling commenting
David Rakoff Archive | This American Life →
At 6:26 p.m local time last night, an hour or so after the last appeal was...– Andrew Cohen, on how Texas ignored a Supreme Court decision to execute Marvin Wilson. (via theatlantic) “To take a life when a life has been lost is revenge, not justice.” - Desmond Tutu How righteous one must feel when one has taken revenge on a person with such diminished capacity....
the right to pray act officially makes science... →
Yep. I live here in a state that passes an amendment designed to protect religious freedom (because I suppose the national one simply wasn’t enough). And yep, a good number of people around the state are pretty scared that the unnamed “other” is trying to steal their baby Jesus away. But, please note, that when I voted (yes, against this idiotic amendment), there were only 77...