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The Supremes are A-OK with the state killing: Justice Alito wrote that the inmates had failed to identify an available and preferable method of execution or made the case that the challenged drug entailed a substantial risk of severe pain.... Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Journalism! "An unnerving sight today at a London gay pride celebration: an ISIS flag among a sea of rainbow colors," CNN anchor Suzanne Malveaux announced. The word "unnerving" made several other appearances in the very long segment about a flag... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at A Spork in the Drawer
I was a Lieutenant long enough, dammit! .
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on What A Week! at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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Happy week, indeed! But they've been trying to get rid of Social Security for 70 years, legal abortion for 30, so there's a tough road ahead. (Call me Commander Wet Blanket if you wish.) .
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on What A Week! at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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And John Cornyn his box turtle! .
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on KABOOM! at A Spork in the Drawer
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It's been a delightfully terrible couple of days for our reactionary friends. ––– Also: Here's a gif for you, America. You fucking earned it this week: pic.twitter.com/OrfVsJauxe— Ben Rosen (@Rosen) June 26, 2015 . Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Apple. Cut it out, Tim Cook, and fix your goddamned software. . Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
A Clinton, a Bush, and a flag "desecration" law. I'm going to use my 28.8k modem to purchase some stock in that hot new internet book-selling company - Amazon, it's called - I've been hearing so much about! And the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
St Ronnie wasn't much of an intellect, so... I'm holding out for next week's Big Gay Decision to kill Nino. .
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on Nino Blows A Gasket at A Spork in the Drawer
Being a pessimist in good standing I didn't expect the Supremes to rule for the government in King but here we are. As a bonus, we get the eminent Justice Scalia having a major neurological event, albeit and unfortunately not... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Hurt fee-fees: Some UPMC hospitals are banning the Post-Gazette from sale in their gift shops, a move UPMC spokesman Paul Wood said was precipitated by “fairness issues” in the newspaper’s coverage of the health system. At least three UPMC hospitals... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
I suppose we're well past the time when we could cite Google's unofficial motto - Don't Be Evil - even ironically. To wit: It was designed to support Chrome’s new “OK, Google” hotword detection – which makes the computer respond... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
It's only now that Republican politicians have figured out that the Council of Conservative Citizens is a deeply racist organization. I mean, after all, the group formerly called themselves White Citizens' Councils. They just figured this out. Right. Related: obama:... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
It's a good start but don't just shake it off. . Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Conservative favorite Ben Carson can now expect to be expelled from the movement. As any conservative will inform you, the only racists are blacks and liberals; Carson is certainly the former therefore he's the real racist. And probably a closet... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
Regnad Kcin This death hit me like the hot kiss at the end of a wet fist. . Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
There will be some loosening of gun control laws in the next weeks. . Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
When a Republican is raising the taxes. And when it's the poor who will be paying the taxes. And to pay for a tax cuts for the wealthy. That's when a take hike isn't a tax hike. . Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
Remember when we had a couple of reactionary Popes in a row whose words were law for Roman Catholics? Yeah: But when it comes to climate change, [JEB!] Bush said he would not be guided by the church. “I hope... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
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From the publisher: From the team of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard, bestselling authors of the blockbuster Killing series, now comes Killing Reagan. This page-turning epic account of the career of President Ronald Reagan tells the vivid story of his... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
If I have this figured out correctly, Bobby Jindal intends to: Assess a $1500 fee on all students attending Louisiana universities, which won't actually be collected. This is expected to "raise" $350 million. Give the same students a $1500 tax... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer
HillaryNo Surely smart enough to know she was talking nonsense at yesterday's yesterday.— Rupert Murdoch (@rupertmurdoch) June 14, 2015 . Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2015 at A Spork in the Drawer