July 23, 2014

Michele Bachmann Suggests Labor Camps for Immigrant Children


Has Michelle Bachmann finally seen the light, putting this out there as a way of illustrating just how insane the situation is? I mean, she can’t really be serious, right? She’s not.. She can’t… Oh my god. Well, at least she’s not suggesting it for American kids, like Newt Gingrich did.

July 21, 2014

4 of the Biggest Quacks Plaguing America with False Claims About Science


I think Dr Oz is the worst offender in the current world of quacks – because he knows better.

July 21, 2014

Nurse won’t prescribe birth control, sues because she didn’t get a job that requires prescribing…


This “religious liberty” bullshit has to stop right now. It’s nothing more than a way for people to get away with anything, unquestioned. You’d better believe that I – and thousands of others – are thinking up our own religions right now and formulating some really fun beliefs that other people will have to conform to.

July 21, 2014

The Rise and Fall of the Fireman’s Pole


Dad can correct my recollections, but I think that most stations I was familiar with back in Arlington had no pole; I think maybe 6 and the old 5? And 7 had the bunk room UNDER the trucks, so a pole would have been a little wacky.