Month: April 2006

How Not to Apologize

Hilarious. My personal favorites: “The comment was not meant to be a regional slur. To the extent that it was misinterpreted to be one, I apologize.” — Lawyer Kenneth Taylor, after referring to people living in the mountains of Kentucky…

Sleeping Pose

Find your own pose! Interesting… Pinching Koala and Tree Traits and Tendencies: Pinching Koala and Tree couples experience a kind of super symbiosis that other sorts of couples (especially vegan couples) only dream of. The harmony that comes from this…

80s Flashback

We’re still arguing about Salman Rushie? Really? This news is a few days old, but for those who haven’t heard, Rushdie is scheduled to speak at Nova Southeastern University and some students are upset because Rushdie “blasphemes” Islam in The…

The Pandering! It Burns!

Oh, fer crap’s sake. WASHINGTON – President Bush said Friday the national anthem should be sung in English – not Spanish – in a blunt rejection of a new Spanish-language version. He also expressed opposition to a national work stoppage…

Pop this.

So Amp posted (thanks for the response and kind words, Amp) about the non-conversation that took place over on feh-muh-nist’s blog after she posted about “trans politics,” which is a term similar in origin and effect to “homosexual agenda,” “contraceptive…

Never thought I’d say this, but…

Now that I’ve seen Snow Job, who totally looks like he’s about to lunge from his post at the podium and start chewing someone’s face off, I miss the kinder, gentler face of spin. Goodbye, Scott. Goodbye and good luck.

Moron of the Day

I don’t usually go around calling people stupid (ok I do, but usually only in my head), but Charlotte Allen has really taken idiocy to a new low by writing about Blogging Against Heteronormativity. Prepare yourself. It’s just… wow. Hey,…