Red Meat: Well sure, if you’re willing to call a double cheeseburger “unprocessed red meat,” maybe red meat is bad for you. I also liked the fact that the same questionnaires that “prove” the connection also say that 1/5 of women make do on 1200 calories daily — that would be a bare minimum for somebody trying to lose weight, not something sustainable. Think just maybe some people weren’t quite reporting the whole truth?
It turns out that 100% of rapes are committed by rapists: Don’t rape.
Bruce Wayne: Has a hard time at the psychologist’s office.
Senator Lugar: Well, is he a resident eligible to run for Senate, or is he a non-resident who can’t vote?
His name is disgusting: Mr. Santorum thinks Puerto Rico should learn some darn English already so they can become a state! Ok, he actually said they have to make English and only English the official language, and they need to have a “common language” with us
whiteys normal Americans. What makes him think they want to be a state? Pretty blatant example of a conservative expressing the idea that “those brown people would be so much better off if they did things my way!” Now he can’t decide if he wants to stand by the comments or not. mmWaffles.
So you want to be a blogger?: Here.
Deregulation: Doesn’t work (HT).
There’s no point arguing with crazy: Ornery Bastard colorfully and succinctly says what many think about the GOP.
Viva Las Vegas: House sales up. That’s right, I said up. And people are noticing.
Glad I’m not in Arizona: Proposed bill would allow employers to ask women if they use The Pill and fire them if they don’t like the answer. Never mind medical privacy. No word on whether they’ll ask men if they take erectile dysfunction meds. Guess they aren’t expecting a lot of women voters. Maybe the next proposed bill is to disavow the 18th Amendment.
If only just Arizona were the problem: Thankfully we have some uterus-having Legislators helping bring balance and/or silliness to some of the anti-woman bills.
Double-you tee eff: An officer but not a gentleman.
Hail Britannica: Someday kids will look at you funny when you talk about an encyclopedia being a big set of reference books that many middle class families owned.
What??: Hotel pools must close or install wheelchair lifts.
You know there must be candy and rainbows for bankers in the foreclosure fraud settlement: JP Morgan Chase announces a hike in the dividend. The investors go wild.
Crash the system: Refuse a plea bargain. Insist on your Constitutional right to a jury trial.
Nixon in Love: Turns out he was a bit of a romantic. Who knew.
I see it around here: More people using public transportation. And as a result, more people walking, at least locally. I think it’s a good thing.
Eastern Germany: Check out the before and after pictures by clicking the pic at top.