Two months ago I submitted a picture to the Tumblr page Hot Chicks In Batman Shirts. Though I am not a ‘hot chick’, I felt my submission was relevant because the concept I created was in step with the essence of the page. There have not been many posts since I submitted, so clearly the […]Read More This Is Some Kind of -ist Bias, But I’m Not Sure What
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 […]Read More Current (male) workers are not-good and exceptions can be made for (good) female workers.
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 […]Read More Hot Chick
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 […]Read More Donate to Planned Parenthood
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 […]Read More The Devil We Don’t
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. […]Read More News on the March
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 […]Read More Chicken and Old Lace