March 17, 2007

Mystery of Bigotry

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | March 17, 2007 | 7:10 PM | comments

There are some behaviors I have never been able to really understand--things I just can't get my head around, as my students might put it. Vandalism is one of them. I can "get" why someone would steal; you've got something,...Read More

The "Straight Talk Express?"

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2007 | 11:19 AM | comments

The New York Times has a disturbing entry up on "The Caucus" - their political blog. The reporter is traveling with John McCain on his "Straight Talk Express" bus tour and repeats a conversation between McCain and another reporter. What...Read More

Code Pink tranny strike

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2007 | 9:28 AM | comments

This video is too damn awesome. Everyone give a big roar for Midge Potts, a transgender veteran from Missouri. You can see her in the hot pink "IMPEACH BUSH NOW!" t-shirt (and matching pillbox hat!) over Valerie Plame's shoulder...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | March 17, 2007 | 6:11 AM | comments

"To fill its needs, the Army is granting a record number of 'moral waivers,' allowing even felons to enlist. Yet we turn away patriotic gay and lesbian citizens." -- Former Sen. Alan K. Simpson, R.-Wyo., writing in The Washington Post...Read More