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Aching to Hear; The Akin Defense

In Did You See This?, This Gives me a Pain in My Ass on August 24, 2012 at 6:14 pm

I haven’t seen a picture of the ESB shooter yet- but part of me hopes he is a short, fat white man who needs a shave…..
Kind of ready for the “Don’t Fuck with ME” aura to get recognized…..
An unscientific poll at the lumber yard this afternoon says most of the 50 something white guys agree with me.

The black guy behind the counter seemed to think he already knew his co-workers are nuts…


Just what we need- an outstanding opportunity to test the Todd Akin defense, she did after all get pregnant. Plus as an added bonus she was abducted from MO.

Can you imagine? Some animal and his Mother????

Missing teen escapes captors after 2 years of abuse: cops

A teen girl reported missing more than two years ago told police she escaped a home in southwestern Illinois where she had been held captive and repeatedly sexually assaulted.


 Worth listening to

Storycorps: An Inmate Firefighter Finds His Proudest Moment


Secondly, the whole reason presidential candidates release tax returns is because former Republican presidential candidate George Romney started the tradition in the late 1960s by releasing 12 years of returns. George Romney was also a Mormon and a leader in the church, but apparently had no problem with how much he had given to the church (he was also Mitt Romney’s father)

Mitt Romney: I can’t, I’m Mormon!

Romney has a new lousy excuse for not releasing his tax returns


OK all of my friends who believe in an omnipotent and wise being it is time to take a stand.
If the RNC is spared the wrath of hurricane Isaac inevitably it will be to the credit of prayer in many believers’ minds.
Are you willing to concede that if the RNC is disrupted by Isaac it is a sign of God‘s displeasure?


Don’t think I would be brave enough to not react violently. But I will always love Deb B for assuring me I would be.

How To Deal With An “Unruly Passenger” On A Cross-Country Flight


This guy has to be impeached- this is hate speech that should be investigated.


Video: Lubbock, Texas Judge Tom Head Warns of UN Invasion if Pres. Obama is Re-Elected

Today’s reading…. and Tomorrow’s

In Did You See This?, This Gives me a Pain in My Ass on September 23, 2011 at 9:10 am

Troy Davis executed

When Bill Sessions pleads for leniency in the case of a cop killer- I believe it’s time to listen.

From a moral point of view I’m generally opposed to the Death Penalty and yet can see moments when it is proper  While I can understand Blood Atonement I am horrified at the idea of an innocent executed.  From a pragmatic angle I’m of the opinion that it simply takes too much time money and effort to execute someone.

The club of prisoner-executing nations is an inauspicious one. You’ve got the world’s great dictatorships and autocracies (Iran, Zimbabwe, China, North Korea, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Libya, Egypt, Ethiopia, Cuba, Belarus), it’s most failed and failing states (Somalia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Sudan, Congo, Chad, Yemen, Guinea, Bangladesh), not to mention the entire Middle East save Israel.”

A Friend Points Out:

“Not much anti-death penalty rage against the white racist put to death in Texas yesterday. Where were the candle light vigils for him? Where were all the anti-death penalty super stars standing up against that state imposed death? It’s crap. The majority of the anti-death penalty hype is political…not moral.”

Of course  Russell Brewer, who was executed Wednesday had to ruin Last Meals for everyone by getting carried away- but then self control isn’t a long suit for a guy who would drag someone to death behind a vehicle.

The hell that is being John Boehner

“Yet again, Tea Party purists remind the House Speaker who’s really the boss.” While I have trouble with what I’ve found to be thinly veiled racism within the Tea Party and my concern that they are monetarily controlled by parties that many members don’t know of- I’m intrigued at how they tweak the very people who would treat them as an auxiliary….

Men and Urinals…Time for one of them to change

Honestly I love urinals- hardly surprising give the title of this blog. Vertical coffins of China or Marble in the Met Life building and old Rock Center, the new waterless units cropping up and plastic piss tubes at concerts. I’ve never understood why in high-rise buildings the water from the sink drains on the floor above doesn’t just flow into the urinals on the floors below.  And then there was The Urinal Game– which seems to be tied with that Dancing Baby for my oldest internet memories.

Coming Attractions- Depending on My Mood and Your Votes 08/04

In Fleshed Out Tweets, Mobile Updates, Uncategorized on August 4, 2011 at 1:55 am

(some of) My Father’s Women

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