Current (male) workers are not-good and exceptions can be made for (good) female workers.

From the transcript: ROMNEY: We’re going to have to have employers in the new economy, in the economy I’m going to bring to play, that are going to be so anxious to get good workers they’re going to be anxious to hire women. Let’s start with that First clause: “We’re going to have to have […]

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Hot Chick

There’s a Tumblr page dedicated to Hot Chicks in Batman Shirts. Unfortunately, I’m not a hot chick – I like free drinks – and I felt jilted that I could not join this club. I now know how Homer felt when the Stonecutters decided to disband and created the No Homers Club. In an attempt […]

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Donate to Planned Parenthood

Cheers to Scott Smith for pointing me in the direction of Amadi Talks today, in regards to the unbelievably cold-hearted, counter-productive, elitist, faux-religious nonsense of the year. Here is a brief bit of what Amadi says: Komen has said that this decision arose from a new policy of not funding any organization that is under government […]

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The Devil We Don’t

I am seriously beginning to wonder if we haven’t traded an Emperor for an Autocrat here in Chicago. This is from yesterday – SOPA and all. If you haven’t heard, Emmanuel has a whole boatload of awful propositions that will essentially strangle the life out of protests in Chicago. The linked Reader article below starts […]

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News on the March

This popped up on Slog – the online aspect of Seattle’s fantastic The Stranger. I am, of course, a regular reader. And today they mention Illinois! Why, my goodness, that’s where I live! This is relevant to me! How wonderful to see news of my beloved home-state swoop in from abroad like a…  Oh. Oh no. […]

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Chicken and Old Lace

It is becoming increasingly difficult to find reasons not to switch to a purely organic diet. Oh yeah, I guess it’s still really expensive.  The question you have to ask yourself is whether you want every meal to be very expensive, or every meal to slowly poison you. In 2005, Dr. David Chapman, renowned in […]

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