Single, unmarried Mom, Bristol Palin's argument in opposing gay marriage:
"We know that in general kids do better growing up in a mother/father home."
The irony, apparently missed by Bristol, is that Bristol is, of course, an unmarried Mom raising a child without a father in the home, the child being the result of an out of wedlock teen pregnancy. To top it off, Bristol also made sarcastic remarks about the Obama children on her blog. Bristol was clearly raised as a good Republican by Sarah, both believe they can run your life and make rules for how you live, while as Republicans and hypocrites, they are beyond criticism or accountability for their own actions or words.
We don't often hear from James Kenneth Galbraith like we do with other economist. I read in the Boston Globe this morning that he has been in Europe as a informal consultant to the Finance Minister and Prime Minister of Greece.
This article is his inside look at what is going on and who to blame.
If the Greeks vote “yes,” on the other hand, the uncertainty is political. SYRIZA may split and its government may fall. What then? There is no credible alternative government in Greece. Moreover, it is hard to think that any government formed to accept the surrender and deepen the depression would last very long.
Newsome says that she refuses to give into the fear emanating from the Confederate flag, she also notes that she is not an outside agitator since her ancestors came in the United States through the slave markets of antebellum Charleston. It's an inspiring read.
By the morning of July 1, we should know whether President Barack Obama has achieved one of his presidency’s central foreign policy goals: an agreement to deal effectively with the Iranian nuclear program.