If your opponent is a governor, you accuse him of lacking foreign policy...– How Sarah Palin made the GOP change its mind about presidential qualifications. - By Michael Kinsley - Slate Magazine
45+ Problems for McCain's VP in Just 35 Hours →
Hey, turnabout is fair play, right? FWIW, I put the items on this list in a completely different category than the ridiculous BS floating around about Obama (Rezko, he’s a Muslim, a friend of terrorists, blah blah blah)… which, if you want the equivalent for Palin, there’s plenty of really nasty stuff already burbling beneath the binary surface. But when there’s this many...
Sarah Palin, July 2008: I don’t even know what the... →
[Palin]’s going to learn national security at the foot of the master for the...– McCain Chooses Palin as Running Mate - NYTimes.com WHAT?!!!! Is that a serious quote from a McCain advisor!!??!!! Wow.
I don’t think we need to bring in a veteran backup because I think all...– Brian Brohm, a 2008 Packers second round draft pick. These are the times you wish your rookie QB would keep his mouth shut. Culpepper would like to join Pack - 2008 NFL Preview - SI.com
I’d like to support a conservative not beholden to the religious right,...– Andrew Sullivan nails it. Again.
The Idiocy Of "Answers In Genesis" →
from the comments thread at Debunking Christianity’s “Answers in Genesis : Yeah, that’s the Ticket” HeIsSailing : Can Answers in Genesis explain how penguin crossed the vast Sahara, the jungles of the Congo, and swam the Indian Ocean to get to Antarctica? zilch : Geez louise HeIsSailing, don’t penguins have feet? Don’t they have flippers? All they...
'Major discovery' from MIT primed to unleash solar... →
themattsmith: t0ny: (via blakewhitman) I am almost ashamed about how excited this makes me. Any other sustainable living geeks out there? Kate and I are figuring out we’re building a house just about 18 months too soon. :(
quite a choice : your hearing or your life? →
Absolutely worth watching. hat tip : Marshall Altman (who wrote and produced, along with Matt Nathanson, the last song Jessica heard - All We Are) I can’t imagine having one of my songs mean that much to someone someday. WOW.
Noun, Verb, POW (part deux)
JAY LENO: Welcome back, Sen. McCain, for one million dollars, how many houses do you have? (Jay laughs, McCain squirms and chuckles)
JOHN McCAIN: You know, could I just mention to you, Jay, and a moment of seriousness. I spent five and a half years in a prison cell, without—I didn’t have a house, I didn’t have a kitchen table, I didn’t have a table, I didn’t have a chair. And I spent those five and a half years, because—not because I wanted to get a house when I got out.
"Noun, Verb, POW" is the new "Noun, Verb, 9/11" →
Funniest Religious Joke Ever
Watched The Aristocrats again tonight, and seeing Emo Philips made me search the intertubes for my favorite joke of his, officially the Funniest Religious Joke Ever. Still the best… The Best. ____ Once I saw this guy on a bridge about to jump. I said, “Don’t do it!” He said, “Nobody loves me.” I said, “God loves you. Do you believe in God?” He said, “Yes.” I said, “Are you a Christian or...
themattsmith: Another solid night for Aaron Rodgers. I’m diggin him. His after-game interview was spot on, as well.
Just so we are clear - Visiting your grandmother while vacationing in Hawaii,...– Crooks and Liars » A Rare Glimpse at the Real McCain
Furby Gurdy Circuit Bent Instrument Brings Our... →
topherchris: Theme From “Greatest American Hero”...
Rare Video: Barack Obama Circa 1995 →
close-up card magic via TED.com →
Absolutely INCREDIBLE sleight of hand. Starts a bit slow but def worth watching through to the end.
Does The New Business Of Music Change The Way... →
100thofasecond.com presents: Michael Phelps - The... →
The world we live in is too complex to entrust it to someone else whose idea of...– Is McCain another George W. Bush? - CNN.com
The Last Cigarette →
For Matt. Full support. Happy you’re giving it another go.
So when you watch the Packers this season and wait for them to implode without...– I see ESPN’s Chadiha read my post on the priority of T-E-A-M in the NFL. Heh.
A Short List of Good Font Related Band Names
thegreatestthings: Hellvetica (Black Metal) Baskerville’s Old Face (Barbershop Quartet) Desdemona (Death Metal) Eurostile (German Hardstyle) Ol’ Georgia (Southern Rock) Goudy Old Style (Indie Folk) Impact (Stadium Rock) Haettenschweiler (Progressive Symphonic) Lucida Sans Love (emo) Mistral (Norwegian Black Metal) Onyx (Hair Metal) Rockwell (Alternative) Wide Latin (Cuban rap...
[Favre] left after several days because he has more respect for the Packers than...– ESPN - Packers make their choice with Favre; now they can wallow in it - Gene Wojciechowski wants to cuddle with Brett, apparently.
Let Favre put on his the purple No. 4 jersey. Let Favre cram his way through...– OnMilwaukee.com Sports: After rocky trip, Favre is where he wanted to be
Obama Anti-Christ? McCain Ad Touches Off Religious... →
Is Obama too skinny to be president? →
“We’re engaged in two wars, the economy may be on the verge of a recession, oil prices are breaking records, the Department of Justice is breaking laws, the healthcare system is broken, there’s a global food crisis, and more Americans think the country is on the wrong track than at any other point in history.” But… is Obama too skinny?