Big Bird, and Binders, and Bayonets, Oh My!

Frankly, I hope this will be the last post I write (or read) about the election. I have good friends who I know will vote for Mitt Romney. Some have chosen to do so because they and their families are deeply hurting from the financial wreckage of the George W. Bush years and believe Obama failed to fix that mess.… Continue reading

Amazon.com Binder Reviews

Wow, first it was the Big Bird meme. Now it’s “binders full of women.” Mitt Romney, all by himself, has once again created a cultural subtext for the election. Why didn’t he just be honest: Paul Ryan voted against the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. The Republican party genuinely is a boys’ club punctuated by the hubris of Rush Limbaugh.… Continue reading

National Crisis!

The Pinkerton, The Purpleton, and The Orangoutang are all starting a “Stop Mitt Now!” campaign with all of their furry pals! And now, there’s an entire movement! Actually, this post is an excellent summary of the Big Bird fallout from Romney’s horrendous gaffe last night. PBS didn’t hesitate with its response to Governor Romney’s unexpected and outrageous statement: ARLINGTON, VA… Continue reading

Oh, Mitt… No! Really?!

This tweet from Neil deGrasse Tyson summarizes how meaningless and out of touch Romney‘s ideas are: “Cutting PBS support (0.012% of budget) to help balance the Federal budget is like deleting text files to make room on your 500Gig hard drive” I personally think it’s more like making room on a 2 terabyte drive, but that’s just me. Neil probably… Continue reading