Question Everything: You can't be "socially... →
marrymejasonsegel: I don’t care how much you say youpersonally support same sex marriages. I don’t care how insistent you are that you believe that abortion is a woman’s choice. I don’t give a shit how many POC, LGBT+, poor or immigrant friends you personally have. If you are voting for…
Chick-fil-a: Chick-Fil-A Would Prefer that Women... →
Amid the storm of shit that is currently raining down on the fire-engine red signs of Chick-Fil-A, the homophobic purveyor of fried chicken is now facing allegations of gender discrimination. I there anything they can do that is morally sound beside preach the bible? There’s something really wrong with this company.
6 Ways Big Banks Screwed Grandma in the... →
questionall: 2. Lower LIBOR squeezed pension yields. Along with other retirees, Grandma has lost out when the pension she expected to receive ended up with lower returns. Her pension’s viability depends upon the yield of her pension fund’s investments. Lower LIBOR translates to lower rates of return on the floating rate bonds the pension funds hold. With LIBOR manipulated downward,...
Tin Foil, Tea, & the GOP: Just so we are clear on... →
tinfoilandtea: Because the media appears to be somewhat lost as to the real issue… It isn’t about the opinion of 1 mans belief sets; even if they are disgusting. It is about the fact that they keep saying they aren’t advocating for inequality, while they shovel money off to anti-gay groups. From Huffington…
Senate Votes to End Tax Breaks for Rich →
socialuprooting: The Senate on Wednesday voted 51 to 48 to extend tax cuts for most working Americans and end Bush-era tax breaks in 2013 for individuals making more than $200,000 a year and couples earning at least $250,000. “With a $16 trillion national debt and a $1 trillion deficit, we cannot continue to give tax breaks to millionaires and billionaires,” Sen. Bernie Sanders said after the...
Chick-fil-a: Did Chick-fil-A Pretend to Be a... →
Chick-fil-A, home of chicken-loving bigots, is in the middle of a PR nightmare. After Chick-fil-A’s COO admitted to being anti-gay, the Jim Henson Company (bless their heart) pulled their toys from Chick-fil-A’s kids meals.
The Amazing 14-Year-Old Girl Who Got Seventeen... →
Love the moxie! I’m raising my daughter the same way!
Being Poor →
questionall: Being Poor SEPTEMBER 3, 2005 BY JOHN SCALZI Being poor is knowing exactly how much everything costs. Being poor is getting angry at your kids for asking for all the crap they see on TV. Being poor is having to keep buying $800 cars because they’re what you can afford, and then having the cars break down on you, because there’s not an $800 car in America that’s worth a...
Health Law's Flaws Will Spur Drive for... →
americawakiewakie: It’s good the Supreme Court decided to follow the Constitution rather than play politics. But, from a medical point of view, there’s little to celebrate in its upholding of the Affordable Care Act. The health reform will leave 26 million uninsured even when it’s fully implemented, and force tens of millions to buy lousy coverage from private insurers. Instead of cutting out...
Question Everything: aboutmaleprivilege: [TW:... →
aboutmaleprivilege: [TW: Harassment, Assault] Male privilege is this experience: Last night I was denied entry to a bar with a group of peers because I’d forgotten my ID. A male peer left the bar to stay with me even though I don’t know him well and did not need to be taken care of. He… Exactly, some are perfectly able to take care of ourselves.
You know, to arm everybody and have the Wild West all the time is one of the...– Mayor Bloomberg Slams Tea Party Congressman For Gun Comments | ThinkProgress Yeah, more guns. You tell him, Mayor B!
Republicans line up to rip Michele Bachmann - Jake... →
So they’re saying that her district likes the fact that she lies to them? That’s fucked up! I don’t believe that to be true anymore than people should believe that, we, here in central NY care more about Fast & Furious than Jobs and Health Care as that idiot rep. Ann Marie Buerkle said in Wash. D.C.!
VERY Bad News for Raw Feeders →
I don’t feed raw to my pets but believe in the benefits of doing so as my SIL did with her dogs and they thrived! This is important information that needs to be shared!
Bumper Sticker (Shih Tzu) Official Dogs Against... →
I’m running out of room on my car!!!
this is interesting!
nonplussedbyreligion: Chick-Fil-A CEO Dan Cathy:... →
questionall: nonplussedbyreligion: In case you were wondering why so many people who support equality won’t eat at Chick-Fil-A… “Well, guilty as charged. We are very much supportive of the family — the biblical definition of the family unit. We are a family-owned business, a family-led business, and we are married to our first… And this is why I have NEVER eaten at chic fillet! And I...
Spending Myth 1: Today’s deficits have taken us to a historically...– Mattea Kramer, Spinning Ourselves Into a Deficit Panic (via humanformat) Isn’tthat interesting?
Question Everything: Hate Having to do this . . . →
questionall: I’ve been on tumblr for over a year now and I have met many wonderful people and I love all of you. I have never done this before and I hope to never have to do it again but I’m in a horrible bind and I don’t know what else to do. You see, my husband has been layed of work for over a month now. I… I’m in np position to help by sending money right now, but I’ll...
The Guy Buying Your Democracy: Sheldon Adelson →
This is one scary guy!
Patriotic Millionaires Demand Mitt Romney Release... →
As they say. By running for President, you’re held to a high standard. Show that you know how to do the right thing! It’s not just the left that’s saying release the tax returns!
'...It is Romney who chooses not to answer the... →
Yet he continues to blame others!
Question Everything: A revelation of hypocrisy by... →
questionall:This is a well thought out letter from 1 person to others in his church. This is an email a very good friend sent me. It’s a copy of an email he sent to his friends at church. He has yet to receive a response. I thought it was well thought out and reasoned. Let me know what you all think. There comes a time in life when one sees injustice in the world and cannot…
StopRush.org » Dropped Sponsors →
tinfoilandtea: Below is the list of advertisers who have publicly stated that they will no longer run ads on Rush Limbaugh’s program: AccuQuote Life Insurance (added 3/6/12) (statement) Aetna (added 3/7/12) (statement) Allstate (added 3/5/12) (statement) American Heart Association (added 3/8/12) (statement) Angie’s List (added 3/19/12) (statement) AOL (added 3/5/12) (statement) Aquarium of...
Seven Tea Party Freshmen Spent More Than $100,000... →
tinfoilandtea: Rep. Chip Cravaack (R-MN): $25,580.84 Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI): $24,525.00 Rep. Bill Flores (R-TX): $10,997.45 Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO): $20,978.07 Rep. Bill Johnson (R-OH): $4,889.76 Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS): $8,848.00 Rep. Steve Womack (R-AR): $10,746.59 Total: $106,643 Your tax dollars at “work”, America! And they call food programs socialism!
FDA approves first pill to help prevent HIV
breakingnews: AP: “The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug shown to reduce the risk of HIV infection, a milestone in the 30-year battle against the virus that causes AIDS. The agency approved Gilead Sciences’ pill Truvada as a preventive measure for people who are at high risk of acquiring HIV, such as those who have sex with HIV-infected partners.” Now, how much? Will...
Mitt Romney did the same exact thing that Barack... →
And he’s being such a crybaby about it!