Election Night, Thread 3: Some Thoughts on What We’re Seeing Tonight

902unproven innocence
11/09/16 2:54:47 am
re: #387 Ziggy_TARDIS Don't go there. I've read your book.

When I first started touring with the George Duke Band in the early 70s, we played a lot of festivals and gigs in the deep South. At that time, there were still places where you could see “Whites Only” signs on water fountains and restrooms, and I witnessed some shockingly …

Breitbart’s Alt-Right White Supremacist Milo Yiannopoulos Perma-Banned by Twitter

7/20/16 1:42:54 pm
re: #145 Sols77 Are those things supposed to exculpate Milo in some way? If you want to be taken seriously don't link to the Breitbart cesspool as a source.

Donald Trump Raging at Megyn Kelly After She Calls Him Out for Ugly Misogyny

“You call women you don’t like ‘fat pigs,’ ‘dogs’ and ‘disgusting animals’”
167Decatur Deb
8/07/15 4:16:34 pm
re: #166 Teukka Read your link, and am quite certain that we received no training on the full range of signs as 1960s soldiers. (Red Cross was a training item.) Also never encountered them in 30 yrs as a DA ...

The Lessons of the Gosnell Case: Exactly the Opposite of the Right Wing Spin

The right wing war on women’s reproductive rights created Kermit Gosnell
57Feline Fearless Leader
4/15/13 12:20:35 pm
re: #32 A Mom Anon I can think of two additional reasons right off the top of my head: 1. A lot of hospitals have a direct affiliation with a Christian Church in some way, often a historical association. 2. ...

Missouri Caveman Todd Akin Arrested in 1987 With Radical Anti-Abortion Group

Very bad craziness
10/22/12 1:42:34 pm
Type 59s are also quite small compared to the M-1 and actually get higher gas mileage (not kidding). I'd be like buying low-powered Smartcars instead of GTOs. You'd have to be French-Canadian to do that. (that last is kidding.)

Romney Says Akin’s Comment ‘Inexcusable,’ but Paul Ryan Joined Akin to Try to Redefine Rape

Todd Akin’s mistake: saying it out loud
8/20/12 5:57:12 pm
re: #56 Kragar Comparing Akin to Witherspoon is a big stretch. Witherspoon was influential; Akin will be but a sorry footnote in American political history. And while Barton here is idolizing Witherspoon, I suspect he would reject Witherspoon's religion as ...

War on Women: Iowa GOP Trying to Ban Medicaid Funding for Rape/Incest Victims

Inhuman, evil bastards
121Interesting Times
8/08/12 6:21:09 pm
re: #120 researchok Some specific examples would be this, this, and this. Not accusing you of lying at all - I get irritated at MBF'ing and failing to see the forest for the trees, and that's the sort of vibe ...

Limbaugh: It All Went Downhill When Women Got the Right to Vote

“That’s when votes started being cast with emotion and maternal instincts”
384First As Tragedy, Then As Farce
7/04/12 10:32:10 am
re: #382 Feline Emperor of the Conservative Waste A pessimist only has to be right in a big way once (even if only by accident) in order to be taken at least a little seriously from that point onward.