Submitted by chicago dyke on Fri, 09/28/2007 - 3:51pm
So it's Nephew Weekend for me (yeah!) and we're sitting here watching The Day the Earth Stood Still (What is it about 50s movies that make them so perfect for young kids? No swearing, gratuitious violence or sex, that's what). I'm trying to teach him about truth and lies. He's only 3, but he's bright and chatty and I think he's asked me "Why?" about 1 million times today. So I think he's ready for "advanced" concepts like the difference between truth and lies. Read below the fold...
Submitted by Sarah on Fri, 08/24/2007 - 12:11pm
Submitted by Shane-O on Tue, 08/21/2007 - 10:52am
Who would you like to see as the Republican nominee to face the Dems?
Submitted by Sarah on Fri, 08/17/2007 - 5:05pm
WSJ "Opinion Journal" today:
"Democrats and Cannibals
The Kos kids try but fail to devour party moderates."
BY KIMBERLEY A. STRASSEL Friday, August 17, 2007 12:01 a.m. EDT
And what else do we know 'bout good ol' Henry Cuellar? Read below the fold...
Submitted by Sarah on Wed, 08/15/2007 - 8:57pm
Submitted by Sarah on Sun, 08/12/2007 - 7:22pm
Hat tip to DailyKos, where the diarist "Free Exchange On Campus" provided the quotes below: Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Mon, 07/30/2007 - 10:52am
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Submitted by lambert on Sun, 07/22/2007 - 5:25pm
Yikes (via Rondam):
Oregonians called Peter DeFazio's office, worried there was a conspiracy buried in the classified portion of a White House plan for operating the government after a terrorist attack. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Sat, 07/21/2007 - 11:25am
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Submitted by lambert on Thu, 07/12/2007 - 6:49am
Many have commmented on Sara Taylor's alas, no longer remarkable views on oath-taking, but nobody, so far as I know, has called it out for what it is. Here's the transcript of Leahy and Taylor's exchange via Big Orange:
LEAHY: And then you said, I took an oath to the President, and I take that oath very seriously. Did you mean, perhaps, you took an oath to the Constitution?
TAYLOR: Uh, I, uh, yes, you're correct, I took an oath to the Constitution. Uh, but, what-- Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 07/11/2007 - 8:20pm
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Submitted by lambert on Wed, 06/27/2007 - 4:57pm