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this n that

Look. Legally THIS IS THE DEFINITION OF BLACKMAIL AND EXTORTION. Why isn’t Breitbart being arrested and prosecuted FOR BLACKMAIL?? (Breitbart won’t release X-rated photo of Weiner, via Dan Savage) Andrew Breitbart, the conservative blogger who first reported on the lewd … Continue reading

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this n that

I think the GOP has lost its collective mind. Firstly, consider this: GOP to Newt: Leave Paul Ryan Alone! Then look at this: Reports: Tommy Thompson In, Ryan Out For Wisconsin Senate Seat. Include Boehner’s recent comments about the Republicans … Continue reading

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late night humor: Santorum Re-emerges after Huckabee Pulls Out

In the ongoing saga that is the Republican Presidential race, Huckabee is out (with assorted interesting possibilities as a result): Where Huckabee’s Decision Not to Run Matters Most: Iowa. But the REAL question is, does this give Santorum more of … Continue reading

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christianity — the loving, kind, charitable religion…

And they wonder how they wind up on SLPC’s hate groups lists… At Anti-Gay Rally in NYC Rev. Calls Gay People ‘Worthy of Death’ Rev. Ariel Torres Ortega of Radio Visión Cristiana said that the gay people are “worthy of … Continue reading

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this n that

Read this, give here. Why we may need to take international action against Blackwater: they have resettled in the UAE amid mounting legal problems in the U.S.:Blackwater Founder Forms Secret Army for UAE. That doesn’t sound good to me at … Continue reading

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Larkin Street Stories: The Homeless LGBT Experience

[Audio: English; Captions: English] First in a series of videos about Larkin Street Youth Services of San Francisco. From the uploader: Meet Toby, Loch, and the youth from Larkin Street Youth Services in San Francisco. In Episode 1 of Larkin … Continue reading

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this n that

More online news like this, please: New Orleans gets flood help; Memphis breathes easier. Note captions (use “subtitle” option), AND transcript available! Nifty. Although there’s an extremely amusing caption typo at 00:17. Overseeing Government Oversight. Live tweeting of the hearings … Continue reading

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happy mothers’ day

From the New Yorker, via JMG. Like 0

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This seems oddly politically tone-deaf — I’m astonished that the Republican House is refusing to pass such a thing (it passed unanimously in the Senate): No House resolution honoring military’s bin Laden mission. The house GOPers may have seen it … Continue reading

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google’s “It Gets Better” ad on Glee tonight…

Wow! [Audio: English; Captions: English] [Updated] Looks like the captions got uploaded — thanks to Naomi for the heads up! As usual, click through to get them (I really wish they’d come up on embeds 😛 ). Kudos to everyone … Continue reading

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more politicians like this one, please

[Audio: English: Captions: None; Transcript: below] Aside: It’s just infuriating seeing clips like this that were undoubtedly originally broadcast with captions being uploaded WITHOUT said captions to YouTube 🙁 Fortunately, the lovely Zombie-Fighter at Slog provided me with a transcript: … Continue reading

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late night humor: what those old time gladiators were *really* doing

[Audio: Italian, music(?); Subtitles: none (not needed)] I love this commercial spot! It’s absolutely adorable… Apparently there are Italian conservatives complaining about this (what else would you expect), going so far as to say it’s “unconstitutional”. Whee! The crazy, it … Continue reading

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late night humor: best headline EVAH

Ladeez and gennumen, GIVE IT UP FOR TPM: Law Firm Drops DOMA Defense, Leaves House GOP At The Altar Like 0

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late night humor: making those hate groups shake in their boots

… yeah 🙂 (via MoveOn) Like 0

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late night humor: same sex marriage chart

See now, this is my inner 12 year old giggling up a storm at this chart: Very welcome news, and it means that most things are just a matter of time. As long as we keep working on it, we’ll … Continue reading

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