UPDATED News and opinion from around US-opolis for Friday, August 12, 2011
What we've witnessed since President Obama's election has been an unending parade of thinly veiled and outright racism spewed by mainstream media channels and pundits, Republican politicians and the GOP army trolls at most blog sites. The march of racism hasn't ended so the march against it can't either.
Please join us here tonight for live blogging during President Obama's State of the Union address. Until then, please feel free to have an open discussion on Pres. Obama, the upcoming speech and what you think will happen in the...
Remember that Monty Python skit where the Texas movie producer gets a bunch of screenwriters in a room and badgers them all until they are reduced to hiding under the table? The Texas producer actually reminds me a lot...
Is there still time and the will to save her?  I think there is still time, but our leaders and the people in this country need to face some tough facts and then make a concerted effort to turn...
Just what kind of weapon would Jesus carry around?  Questions? Questions?      How about this dandy Smith and Wesson?  It's everything you need in a tactical  rifle at a price that makes other the riffle makers weep.  Is...
On the first Thanksgiving, immigrants who were very vulnerable were welcomed by this land's citizens and treated with compassion and generosity. In other words, Republicans are completely bewildered why we celebrate Thanksgiving.
It really isn't hard to spot an economic "bubble", all you have to do is ask yourself, "Where are all the voices of 'common sense' telling me is the one place to put my money?" Well, if you won't take...
ISIS is having its way with Iraq and Syria. When they gain control of those countries, will they turn their attention on Turkey, Jordan, or Saudi Arabia? Why would they stop with Syria and Iraq?
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All You Trump Dimwits, Leave Libraries Alone!

Writers such as James Baldwin, Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, Maya Angelou, Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Zora Neale Hurston, Ray Bradbury, George Orwell, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ibram X. Kendi, and Nikole Hannah-Jones are just a few of the names found on book ban lists. Why? Because they are good writers and ‘touch life often.’

Boebert Gropes The Bottom of the Barrel

Boebert is blaming her x-rated conduct on her going through a divorce, which is weak. Thousands of people go through divorces daily and don’t behave like wannabe porn stars in public.