Suggested by Shaker P.M.: What is the first thing you do in the morning and what is the last thing you do each night?Put on/take off my glasses.
Tue December 10, 2013 Not Funny! Rush Limbaugh to Your Breasts: 'Stop Staring at My Eyes' VITAMIN W STAFF Damn liberals are trying to take away a man's right to stare at your breasts. Rush Limbaugh is at it again and citing a report in a scientific journal that determined women are objectified by the male gaze. Show More Summary
Two stories in the news today highlight the disturbing trend of men attempting, sometimes successfully, to trick their wives or girlfriends into taking abortion pills. The first, out of Florida, is one James Welden who obtained abortion pills under false pretenses and tricked his pregnant girlfriend into taking them saying they were antibiotic pills. He […]
[CN: CICO and diet talk, calorie counting, disordered eating, depression] Eating in public is more than just eating, if you are a fat person. It's Eating While Fat. Eating While Fat means carefully scrutinizing each choice from the party buffet, knowing that others are watching you, hating that it matters, but knowing it does. Show More Summary
The Indiana state medical board is demanding that an abortion practitioner who ailed to file timely reports on the abortions he did on a teen girl who were victimized by statutory rape appear before them. Dr. Ulrich “George” Klopfer was one of four Indiana abortion practitioners who waited weeks of even months to report abortions […]
[Content Note: Class warfare.]In their continuing bid to eradicate any semblance of a social safety net, Congressional Republicans are set to let more than 2 million people lose their unemployment benefits by the end of the first quarter next year. Show More Summary
Why make a movie about the humble red party cup? And why with Grist?
Hosted by the Necronomicon.
The classic red party cup didn't just appear out of the blue. Join us as we go deeper to find the who -- and the why -- in this video.
Q: Could this dog be any cuter? A: No. As always, please feel welcome and encouraged to share pix of the fuzzy, feathered, or scaled members of your family in comments.
This blogaround brought to you by winter flowers.Recommended reading:Imani: [Content Note: Racism; whitewashing] Paying Tribute to Nelson MandelaDavid: Why Do They Hate Obamacare So Much? This Might Have Something to Do with It...Sheila:...Show More Summary
[Content Note: Spoilers and violence will be discussed in the comment thread.] Pretty much. I'm not even going to attempt a recap of this episode, because I DON'T WANT TO RELIVE IT! OMG THIS EPISODE. So here is my executive summary: WHUT. Show More Summary
Gloria Steinem (well, actually Irina Dunn) uttered the phrase "A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle" over 40 years ago, but the wound is still fresh to the folks at Fox News. Phyllis Schlafly's niece Suzanne Venker published...Show More Summary
But the "losers" seem okay with not being picked. And the hydro, offshore wind, and geothermal industries will get boosts. The post U.K. Embraces Fracking, Picks Winners And Losers Among Renewable Energy Industries appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Ukraine's dependence on Russia for natural gas plays a key role in the current unrest. The post How Natural Gas Has Helped Fuel Ukraine’s Violent Unrest appeared first on ThinkProgress.
And then the call was interrupted by an earthquake. The post American Petroleum Institute Poll On American Energy Jobs Apparently Outsourced To The Philippines appeared first on ThinkProgress.
When a representative from Chesapeake Energy knocked on Phyllis Allen's door in 2003 and offered $300 for her mineral rights and an invitation to a lease-signing pizza party, she turned them down. Allen’s home is in the United Riverside...Show More Summary
A 1991 report tracked down by DeSmogBlog from the University of California-San Francisco's Legacy Tobacco Documents reveals that the State Policy Network (SPN) was created by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), raisingShow More Summary
This is a guest post by Eric Moll, originally published on Occupy.com Eagleridge Inc. Chief Operations Officer Mark Grawe brought an armed cop with him to a November 13 Homeowners Association meeting in Mansfield, a suburb of Fort Worth,...Show More Summary
Republican Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell is facing an uphill battle for reelection in next year’s midterms. But luckily for McConnell, his powerful allies in the dirty energy industry have deep pockets and are willing to shower...Show More Summary