Archives for: "January 2014"

Jan/31
2014
Wow. This lady makes ordinary evil look like child's play. I can't imagine being related to her. What lunatic married this nutjob? NEW STRAITSVILLE, Ohio (AP) -- A southeast Ohio grandmother has been charged with child abuse for allegedly gagging an… more »
Jan/30
2014
I'm not sure why some mothers in this hemisphere think they're so put upon but it's pathetic, annoying, self-serving and pathetic. Yes, twice the pathos. A mommy blogger in Zimbabwe, Syria or the Palestinian territories would have merit, and genuine… more »
Jan/29
2014
This blog started some years back. 2005 to be precise. It was started as a way to vent about things that deserved venting. Events, mostly bad and on occasion good, people, once again mostly bad and on rare occasion good with a sprinkling of topics on… more »
Jan/28
2014
Tom Perkins is the poster-child for why the 1% are assholes who deserve to be targeted. Perkins came under fire this past weekend after penning a letter to the editor in the Wall Street Journal in which he compared Nazi persecution of the Jews to "the… more »
Jan/27
2014
Which basically means he's an idiot, or worse. JERUSALEM (AP) -- The love life of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's son is setting off sparks - in Israeli politics.[..] Other groups called on Netanyahu to put a stop to the relationship. Even th… more »
Jan/26
2014
Kansas is one greedy fucking state. In large part because of all the babies being born to Mom's who can't afford them. You'd think some nice right-to-lifers would help out maybe donate a buck or two, but no, once a baby is born who-the-fuck cares? It… more »
Jan/25
2014
Washington (CNN) -- American athletes are being warned not to wear their Olympic uniforms outside of the upcoming Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, where they will be under the watchful eye of U.S. security officials who will attend events with them, State… more »
Jan/24
2014
They still believe that less discussion is better because it will hide the differences. What they don't get is the obvious: a lack of natural selection will only generate weaker candidates. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leaders overwhelmingly voted… more »
Jan/23
2014
Did the Republican party learn ONE FUCKING THING after the losing the last election? APPARENTLY NOT. "If the Democrats want to insult the women of America by making them believe that they are hopeless without Uncle Sugar coming in and providing them… more »
Jan/22
2014
TheBlaze.com reported on a new pro-life (or I prefer anti-choice) group, Bikers for Life (http://www.bikersforlife.com). In the comments section there was a real sweetheart. Maybe he is a troll, but considering that some of the folks on the Blaze maybe… more »
Jan/22
2014
Baby's mother is dead, but the baby isn't born. So who's going to pay for its care when it's born? DALLAS (AP) -- Attorneys for the husband of a pregnant, brain-dead Texas woman being kept on life support say the fetus inside of her is "distinctly… more »
Jan/21
2014
Carolyn Lee from Roy Utah needs to get over herself. Her bone is that "I'm so sick and tired of every dang TV channel you look at you have to see a girl and a girl kissing and boy and boy kissing" and that clearly there's AREN'T that many gays in her… more »
Jan/20
2014
Dear Simaya. I'm sorry. Specifically I'm sorry that your as primitive and inhumane as your caveman ancestors. There is no excuse for barbaric acts in the name of "culture", because if you go back far enough EVERYone was barbaric. But we've evolved past… more »
Jan/19
2014
And they're the ones who were always yelling at you to get up on time. Oh the irony. Whether you prefer being up at dawn or burning the midnight oil depends on your genes, experts have found.[..] We really are divided into larks and owls. And this is… more »
Jan/18
2014
The back and forth of politics never stops, like waves on the shore politicians rush up to make outlandish laws only to have saner, more educated judiciary roll it back. That's the nice analogy. Alternatively you can consider how a spoiled child needs… more »
Jan/17
2014
I was in the drive-through at McDonalds grabbing a treat for my kids on the way home from work. Behind me there was a couple, well let's say there were two people in a car. Even with their windows closed I could hear the top-of-the-lungs screaming the… more »
Jan/16
2014
And we all know that any endangered animal, no matter how ugly, weird or stupid, deserves the same respect and right to live as the rest of us. DALLAS (AP) -- A North Texas man who paid $350,000 for the right to hunt an endangered African black rhino… more »
Jan/15
2014
As the title insinuates I'm going to make two points: Point 1: The French can make anything sound romantic, even when it's cheap, tawdry and patently sleazy Point 2: Even the libertine French will draw the line at an elected official lying to his… more »
Jan/14
2014
Never let it be said that American's aren't shallow. Because we sure the hell love acting that way. A two-time national champion and a heavy favorite to make the Sochi Olympic team for the United States, Wagner fell to the ice twice and finished fourth… more »
Jan/13
2014
"Please turn off all cell phones, pagers, Glocks, Colts, Remingtons, Lugers, and video equipment. Enjoy the show. This is a no smoking no shooting theater. Thank you" (CNN comments) more »
Jan/12
2014
Part of the problem with public opinion on abortion is that anyone who hasn't actually HAD a baby in say, the last decade, doesn't really have a clue how unpleasant it really is. A campaign to show what happens to a woman during and after is badly need… more »
Jan/11
2014
Short version: Unscrew the bottom, rip out the tiny rectangular magnet inside. Plug back in, spin a few times and go. It will be fixed. Long version: First, credit where it's due: gearslutz.com. From this thread I deduced what to do (well they… more »
Jan/10
2014
Periodically I get a the picture of a cute shirt dangled in front of me on my computer screen. A lot of times it says "Zulily.com", occasionally it doesn't but I get redirected to their site. Every time I click on a link to Zulily.com I get a big 'ol… more »
Jan/09
2014
Ryan Bell is a pastor who did something creative when he found himself being pushed out because of moderate views: he decided to "dump God entirely". Well, that's how the news puts it. See for yourself. He will not pray, go to church, read the Bible for… more »
Jan/09
2014
My office has lost some staff over the years, leaving a few empty cubies. We have now become the dumping ground for a handful of subcontractors. Most of them are pretty nice, relatively quiet and keep to themselves. But there is always at least one in e… more »
Jan/08
2014
I like how even the Taliban douche-nozzles are trying to distance themselves from this. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Taliban denied Tuesday that they dispatched a 10-year-old girl to carry out a suicide attack against Afghan police, a day after the… more »
Jan/07
2014
I don't get it. Bill Nye has nothing to win from this. And the crazies will believe that they're finally getting the recognition they deserve. Which will only make them more crazy. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Bill Nye "The Science Guy" is set to visit… more »
Jan/07
2014
And no one cares. News at 11. Not. more »
Jan/06
2014
I'll bet you think this is a political post just from the title. WELL IT'S NOT SO THERE. Anyway, where were we? Oh right, I was driving to work this morning... The little old lady was in a red coat and black pants with no hat on. That was ok because the… more »
Jan/06
2014
U235 had a post about an Atheist church. Roulette and I commented. I know I am not an Atheist, so I called myself Agnostic for lack of a better label. Roulette pointed out that "Agnostic" may not be the best label for someone like me. He is right. It's… more »
Jan/05
2014
It had to happen, you know it did, because the minute someone builds a bandwagon the money and power hungry will jump on and kick the creators off. The world’s most voguish - though not its only - atheist church opened last year in London, to global… more »
Jan/04
2014
We are doomed, doooomed, doomed I tell you doomed. Or perhaps more succinctly: we are fucked. Here's why: ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Sometime this year, Florida will surpass New York in population, becoming the nation's third-most populous state, and sun-… more »
Jan/03
2014
Or maybe not her "role" but her monies, or maybe both. Either way there's no buying the fact that it's "Ok" to shoehorn in a character that doesn't exist in a famous story. "The sylvan elves were my favorite characters in the book and it would be a… more »
Jan/02
2014
Aw Gran' Pappy Duck Fucker is back at it again! Let's see how all the people who "defended" his free speech are gonna swallow his latest "teachin's" "You got to marry these girls when they are about 15 or 16. They'll pick your ducks."[..] Robertson also… more »
Jan/01
2014
The Catholic church is crying to the Supreme Court over the fact that they can't force their beliefs on employees and students. Ker-whaaa.... WASHINGTON (AP) -- Catholic organizations made a last-minute effort Tuesday to get the Supreme Court to block… more »