Archives for: "February 2015"

Feb/28
2015
Place: San Franciso Time: Beautiful sunny day Who: man in a minivan and a man on a bicycle Man on bicycle is traveling in a bicycle lane. Man driving minivan comes along side, quickly turns on signal and crosses in front of the bicycle off to get into a… more »
Feb/28
2015
Maybe it really IS better to just let them kill themselves on the road. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- It's an effort that even the bill's sponsor acknowledges is poor timing. Just two days after a 75-vehicle pileup injured at least 17 people in the state,… more »
Feb/27
2015
Yeah no big deal to THEM in DC if the poor slobs in DHS don't get paid. Because PRINCIPLES are more important than feeding a hard working American and their family. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leaders eager to avert a partial government shutdown ar… more »
Feb/27
2015
You of all people shouldn't be siding with the misogynists. You're making me cry. Brianna Wu, cofounder of the Boston video game studio Giant Spacekat, has pulled her company off the exhibition floor at next month?s event because of safety concerns f… more »
Feb/26
2015
And he shouldn't be involved in any sort of public service whatsoever. HUNT COUNTY, Texas, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- A North Texas volunteer firefighter is being investigated after allegedly shooting two dogs who wandered onto his property and then posting a… more »
Feb/25
2015
Like it's really that hard. Just tell them what they want to hear. OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- As Florida's governor, Jeb Bush was among the nation's most conservative state chief executives. He's quietly embarking on work to convince the right flank of the… more »
Feb/24
2015

Cause and Effect

Um, yeah? SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A South Korean court on Thursday abolished a 62-year-old law that criminalized extramarital affairs, and the stock price of a prominent condom maker immediately shot up 15 percent. more »
Feb/23
2015
It's hard to believe that someone this ignorant not only lives in our nation but actually participates in running it. We're talking LOSER with a capital "L". BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- An Idaho lawmaker received a brief lesson on female anatomy after asking… more »
Feb/22
2015
When borrowing your a device from someone for a quick look-up *always* open a new tab. Never re-purpose a tab they already have open. That's just rude. It's like asking someone for a drink of water in their kitchen and then taking the cup they are still… more »
Feb/21
2015
Because if she believes that no one should be able to put drugs into her son when there's a medical need then clearly SHE can't be trusted to put drugs into someone else. "I have the right to decide what to put into my child's body," said Heather Dil… more »
Feb/20
2015
You gotta love Oklahoma. They want to make sure that kids from their state aren't competitive with their peers. What a nice way to say "no, please, after you". Or, if you like, "Durrr, hur, hur, we lahk' 'em dumb cuz it makes 'em stupid." Your choice.… more »
Feb/19
2015
Giuliani seems to have forgotten that there are basic rules in our society. Slandering someone, especially when that someone is a publicly elected official, like say OUR PRESIDENT, isn't cool. By any standard. Pre-election rhetoric or no. WASHINGTON… more »
Feb/19
2015
Sarcasm. It's not hard to detect. In a story about education funding, Alday was quoted in The Clarion-Ledger on Sunday saying, "I come from a town where all the blacks are getting food stamps and what I call 'welfare crazy checks.' They don't work."… more »
Feb/19
2015

Advanced Placement

Oklahoma legislators want to get rid of AP US History. It?s not shocking. Sad perhaps, but not shocking. Let me back up some first though. AP courses are designed to offer college bound high school students a chance to take entry level college course a… more »
Feb/18
2015
Why is this even a THING? LOS ANGELES (AP) -- While much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation's classrooms: Teachers… more »
Feb/18
2015
I challenge the bimbos on #outnumbered to do their show WITHOUT showing any leg. No calves, no thighs, no cleavage. I dare you bitches to prove that people will actually listen to what you have to say for the content, not the eyecandy. Betcha can't do… more »
Feb/17
2015
I have a *really* hard time taking this seriously. It just seems like the Patriarchy at work trying harder than ever to keep a Sistah from having some decent sexytimes. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The makers of a twice-rejected pill designed to boost sexual des… more »
Feb/16
2015
For an international leader he sure the fuck is transparent as hell. No subtlety whatsoever. JERUSALEM (AP) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Sunday for the "massive immigration" of European Jews to Israel following a deadly shooting near C… more »
Feb/15
2015
Because it's not about keeping government OUT of your life if *that* is what's at stake. On Oct. 21, 2003, six days after the feeding tube was removed, the GOP-controlled Legislature passed a one-page bill granting the governor [Jeb Bush] the power to… more »
Feb/14
2015
Want to become a hostage? Bored with life and feel the need to risk it all in a wild stunt that could end in fame or death or both? Great. Go right ahead, so long as you agree that whatever the result, it's all on you. TOKYO, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- A Japanese… more »
Feb/13
2015

Increment Body Count

I probably won't even bother editorializing posts in this category since everyone already knows how I feel about it. FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Police say the 10-year-old daughter of a California sheriff's lieutenant shot her younger sister with their… more »
Feb/13
2015
"What rights?" WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, on Wednesday reintroduced legislation that, if passed, would strip same-sex couples of federal benefits. Cruz, along with 11 other senators, is pushing the bill, the State Marriage… more »
Feb/12
2015
Someone give this guy a turban! HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A Montana legislative panel moved to kill an indecent exposure bill Wednesday after the lawmaker who introduced it said he thinks yoga pants should be illegal. Members of the House Judiciary… more »
Feb/11
2015
She must have gotten it from her mother, Kerry Kennedy. Anyone who is familiar with her father, Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo, certainly would think he had anything to do with a sense of humor, because he is about as funny as a terminal heart… more »
Feb/10
2015
Over the years the Mormons, also know as the Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints, has drop kicked a few folks for publicly expressing views not in "harmony with the teachings of the church". The latest person liberated...er..excommunicated is… more »
Feb/09
2015
Judges in Alabama have been ordered not to issue marriage licences to gay couples, on the day a ban on same-sex weddings was due to be lifted. Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore sent an order telling judges they were not bound by a federal court ruling… more »
Feb/08
2015
A.C.Moore likes to give customers a reason to come into the store though coupons and discounts. However what A.C.Moore DOESN'T like is letting you use the coupon. They do this by pre-programming the registers to reject coupons for any reason at all,… more »
Feb/07
2015
He didn't learn a freekin' thing from openly supporting Romney during the first election. Instead he's playing to two audiences: conservative in American and his dwindling fan-base back home. The problem? That the move is so transparent that even those… more »
Feb/06
2015
Let's play a game. I'm going to list off some quotes. Then I'll ask you some questions about the speaker. more »
Feb/06
2015
Because apparently THAT"s the line where where public health starts and "personal philosophy" ends. In Maine, Democratic state Rep. Ralph Tucker has proposed legislation to end that state's exemption for parents who are personally opposed to vaccinating… more »
Feb/05
2015
(Because it makes us teh moneys.) Fox News explains why it showed Jordan pilot video: Fox News executives say they're carrying out their duties as journalists. Others, however, are appalled at their decision to air the video of a man who was burned a… more »
Feb/04
2015
Scott Walker has no college degree and he's bitter as hell about it. So he's taking his revenge by ripping money from the State University and re-writing it's mission to say "Business First! Hur! Hur!" MADISON, Wis., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott… more »
Feb/04
2015
Some women just don't know when to shut the fuck up. Here is their queen. Louise Kuo Habakus, a radio host who runs a nonprofit group opposed to state-required vaccinations, said she helped arrange a meeting between parents and Christie on the issue in… more »
Feb/03
2015
That's it I've gone an made a new category. Mainly so it will make it easier for me to count the number of times I've posted on incidents where kids and guns mix poorly. DAVIE, Fla., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- A 3-year-old Florida boy shot his mother in the leg… more »
Feb/02
2015

Neglect

It took me a few tries to write this. I just couldn?t express my rage and loathing properly. People are finally starting to understand something I?ve been yelling about for years. Vaccinations are important. It?s not just something that?s good to ha… more »
Feb/02
2015

Broken Babies

Welcome the new theological discussion on multi-person babies. No, it's not the result of an orgy, it's what happens when you mix genetic material from more than two people to create a single embryo. The Church of England and the Catholic Church in E… more »
Feb/02
2015
Nationwide aired a commercial during the Superbowl that pointed out that children can die in accidents around the house. Some are upset. The flack has lead Nationwide to try to explain themselves: ?Preventable injuries around the home are the leading c… more »
Feb/01
2015

Babes And Arms

I think I need to create a new category with this title. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A 3-year-old boy found a handgun in his mother's purse and fired just one shot that wounded both his parents at an Albuquerque motel on Saturday, police said. According… more »