December 22, 2007

New Zogby Poll: Only Obama Beats All 5 Top GOP Candidates

Filed by Rebecca Juro | December 22, 2007 | 3:36 PM | comments

According to the latest Zogby poll, Barack Obama is the only Democratic Presidential candidate who would beat all five of the top Republican candidates in the general election. Zogby’s poll of 1,000 likely voters nationwide shows Hillary Clinton losing to...Read More

How the War On Christmas started.

Filed by Storm Bear | December 22, 2007 | 2:25 PM | comments

click to enlarge The Christmas tree is often explained as a Christianization of the ancient Pagan idea that the evergreen tree represents a celebration of the renewal of life. In actuality, when the Roman Empire was converted en masse...Read More

Christmas with the candidates

Filed by Bil Browning | December 22, 2007 | 1:42 PM | comments

While the right wing nutjobs are freaking out over "The War on Christmas" and a majority bemoan the crass commercialization of the holiday season, I'd like to throw out another complaint. What's with all the political Christmas cards? This year...Read More

Happy Holidays!

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 22, 2007 | 9:09 AM | comments

I, for one, think it's great to decenter the Religious Right and recognize both that the US has lots of people from all sorts of religious traditions and that even most Christians celebrate two holidays this season: Christmas and...Read More


Homotextual: David Munar

Filed by Ed Team | December 22, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It is often said in Washington that you cannot solve a problem by just throwing money at it. Well, when it comes to HIV infections in America, we’ve actually NEVER TRIED! In just two and half days—essentially the span of...Read More

YGST: Chrismukkah

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 22, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

"So, what's gonna be huh? You want your menorah or a candy cane? Christmas or Hanukkah? You don't have to choose. Allow me to introduce you to a little something that I like to call Chrismukkah." Raise your hand...Read More