Boehener Ad Lays It Out

25 08 2010

Boehener isn’t in my congressional district but I can’t help feel embarrassed every time I’m reminded he’s from Ohio. Here’s a little something for you oh orange/tan douchey one.





Democratic Vs. Republican Tax Plans

17 08 2010

What is the difference between the tax plans being proposed by the Democrats and the Republicans? If you make as much money as 98% of Americans the answer is “not much difference”. If, however, you make over $1 million dollars a year you will have a decidedly different answer.

Of course we all know that the Republican tax cuts to the super wealthy will pay for themselves (just like they have for the past ten years) with all that massive increase in trickle down voodoo economics. [/snark]





Consider Again That Pale Blue Dot

15 08 2010

Carl Sagan had it right.

Have a good week out there.





The War on Brains

11 08 2010

The stoopid, it hurts…

…and republicans are in serious pain.





Super Slow Motion Lightning Strike

9 08 2010

Multiple tower upward lightning flash captured at 9,000 images per second in Rapid City, SD on 6/16/10. A preceding downward positive ground flash triggers upward leaders from seven towers, three of which are visible in the video.

Awesome!





Can Science Determine Morality?

9 08 2010

Sam Harris at TED in Feb 2010:





I’m Not Gay…

4 08 2010

…but I do love me some Weiner.

Anthony Weiner unloaded on cowardly Republicans after they heartlessly killed a bill that would provide $7.4 billion in health care aid to rescue and recovery workers who have faced health problems since their work in the wake of the September 11 attacks.

[Youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4zwCMf8dsc]

94% of Democrats supported the bill.
93% of Republicans voted against it.

The party of ‘NO’ marches on.