PSA: Don't be Stupid
Hey folks, Don’t drink and drive. From 6pm New Year’s Eve to 6am New Year’s Day you can call 1-800-222-4357 and get towed by AAA to wherever you want. It’s free and you don’t need to be a AAA member to use this service. Don’t be stupid.
First in the Nation Caucus Occupation...
campaignsick: Finally, an Occupy action I can get behind! Iowa Activists are more fun when they’re not happening to you! (Click here.)
They pick corn in Iowa. They actually pick presidents here in New Hampshire.– Jon Huntsman, explaining why his campaign has ignored Iowa in favor of New Hampshire, where he is currently polling in fourth place. (via officialssay)
Thelma Mitchell cleaned this governor’s office for his entire term. She has been...– Longtime state employee may be blocked from voting (via pantslessprogressive)
Next time you go to the singles line at Disneyworld, just remember: your seat-mate might be a future dictator.
She [Michelle Obama] lectures us on eating right while she has a large posterior...– Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wisc.) - FishbowlDC I like big butts and I cannot lie…
One teachers approach to preventing gender...
togetherforjacksoncountykids: “It’s Okay to be Neither,” By Melissa Bollow Tempel Alie arrived at our 1st-grade classroom wearing a sweatshirt with a hood. I asked her to take off her hood, and she refused. I thought she was just being difficult and ignored it. After breakfast we got in line for art, and I noticed that she still had not removed her hood. When we arrived at the art room, I...
Down With Love (Er.. DADT) →
Standardized Tests for Adults? →
This is very interesting, and very telling. I wonder how I’d do on a CSAP if I took it again now, given that I did pretty well six years ago when I took it the first time.
Hard Questions about Bullying →
I don’t always agree with her about youth issues; I think she falls victim to not looking in the mirror (as she addresses in her last paragraph here] but this is a very powerful message, and one that should be spread and shared with anyone working with teens.
Napoleon dreamed of it, De Gaulle fought for it, but Nicolas Sarkozy may have...– ‘ANALYSIS: Sarkozy, Draghi winners in EU rift, Cameron loses,” by Reuters’ Paul Taylor, in Brussels (as quoted in Mike Allen’s Politico Playbook.)
For Those of You Who Like Graphs (And Those of you... →
Why I'd Support Huntsman (If I were a Republican) →
Again with the Hitler References? →
Whatever you think about gun control, these kind of comparisons are always off base. Also, if you insist on doing it, at least get a picture of the real Idi Amin.
Lol.– The emailed reaction of Tim Miller, a spokesman for Jon Huntsman’s presidential campaign, upon being asked if Huntsman would participate in next month’s GOP debate moderated by Donald Trump and sponsored by conservative website Newsmax. “We look forward to watching Mitt and Newt suck-up to The...
The Cain Gender Gap →
End of Public Funding for Presidential Campaigns? →
This is more complicated than Roll Call would have you believe. On one hand, I entirely buy that it’s ridiculous for the government to fund campaigns. On the other, having some level of public funding can encourage third party candidates who might not otherwise be able to afford a run to participate. I don’t know exactly what the President proposed in terms of reforming the system, but...