Oxy Mora: David Brooks at the Budget Motel
Richard Day: Shelter From the Storm
Mr. Smith: Duchamp, the Big Glass and Chronic Illness
If I could go to Ireland
I'd stroll down by the sea;
And all the people would say:
Top a the mornin'
Daisy Kincaid: Well then give me your definition of grammar!
Brady Kincaid: Rhythm; I suppose
...from my cold, dead hands!
(On the Upcoming Repub Convention and permitting weapons in Tampa.)
Conspicuously absent from the list of potential weapons: Firearms.
That’s because (Florida) law bans local governments from placing any restrictions on the carrying of guns in public spaces.
I believe that our joint work to create a flexible market-based regional cap and trade system could serve as an effective approach to meeting these goals. …
We are the first state to enact a cap on CO2, implementing regulations that, by 2008, will reduce these emissions by 10%, removing 6,750 tons of Co2 per day...
I believe that our joint work to create a flexible market-based regional cap and trade system could serve as an effective approach to meeting these goals.
The Church is a whore....but she is my mother!
"Not one hundred in the United States hate the Roman Catholic Church, but millions hate what they mistakenly think that the Roman Catholic Church is."
(Fulton J. Sheen)
There are those who believe in God but not in religion, and those who believe in religion but not in God. ..
The forces set off by the big bang, the great redshifts and waves of radiation that send the galaxies and nebulas speeding apart from one another, are morally neutral. These forces do not know or care whether you are a Baptist, a snake handler, a Druze, or a Hindu.
People will believe anything!
Friends don’t let friends use pink balls.
And one of the things, Ann Romney, that folks talk about with your husband, Mitt Romney, and I’ve seen him in casual conversation-He comes off very smooth and okay. But sometimes he comes off stiff. Do you have to fight back some criticism, like ‘My husband isn’t stiff, OK?’
I guess we better unzip him and let the real Mitt Romney out!
Q: I am frankly much more appalled by yesterday's Supreme Court decision that I could be strip-searched for a forgotten parking ticket than I am by the possible demise of the ACA. I'd rather live in a democratic third world country than in an advanced police state. What are your thoughts?
The strip-search ruling was stunning. Yet soon, the court will decide whether health care reform impinges too much on our freedom -- as if being strip-searched for a parking ticket does not.
"That was the nice one," Lemon remarked. "He didn't call me the n-word."
Several of his observations were greeted with spirited applause, including one prediction that, as his he said his investigation revealed new facts, that “Obama may not be the Democratic Candidate in 2012.”
“The noose is tightening for Obama,” he said.
This philandering, inebriated African socialist, who raged against the world for denying him the realization of his anti-colonial ambitions, is now setting the nation's agenda through the reincarnation of his dreams in his son," D'Souza writes of Obama's father, Barack Obama Sr., who the younger Obama barely knew.
Is the president suggesting that if it had been a white who had been shot, that would be OK because it didn’t look like?