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Death by Marijuana Prohibition

Perez, jailed for a small amount of marijuana, had a severe headache, hallucinated, screamed, writhed in pain, and wretched for hours in jail. The staff were instructed not to…

Huckabee the Hustler diminishes 9/11 with cartoon

Mike Huckabee has really gone too far with his latest money making scheme, a partisan cartoon for children, depicting, inaccurately, the 9/11 disaster. Watch it here.…

Musings From The Edge: A Non Economist View of the Tea Party Ideology

Along with many others I have been watching the debacle in the nation's capitol that has been referred to a the debt ceiling debate. I wouldn't really called it a…

Terrorism: It’s not just an Islamist Thing

Terrorists and fanatics are the same everywhere. The only difference is their ideology.…

President Obama, Progressive Discontent, and The Political Compass

President Obama is the right man, at the right time, in the right job to be making messy progress toward progressive goals.…

7 Sexist Ads from a Bygone Era

We've come a long way, baby. Here are 7 sexist ads from a few decades ago. Enjoy!…

Senior citizens LipDub the years away

Senior citizens from a retirement home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, show us all how to have fun with the help of Grand Valley State University.…

The most stressed women in the world

The most stressed women in the world . . . where do you think they live? …

Michele Bachmann: Gays hired Westboro Baptists

Michele Bachmann doesn't mince words when it comes to how she feels about the gay community. Read this latest shocker from the #1 Republican contender for president.…

Casey Anthony verdict more bizarre than OJ’s

I find the acquittal of OJ Simpson less mysterious than the acquittal of Casey Anthony. Read the full article to find out why. …

Lecher Dominique Strauss-Kahn set free due to immoral accuser

MMA's right-winger, Milton Thornridge, thinks Dominique Strauss-Khan will be released unconditionally because his accuser is just as bad as he is. …

Musings From The Edge: The Morass

Every once in a while I just have to throw my hands up and say, "Enough". "I have had all of the crap I can stand and it is time…

Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann: All American Crazies

If ignorance truly is bliss Michele Bachmann has to be one of the happiest people on the planet. Read the short story and enjoy the picture. …

Above All Else, Know Thyself, Damn it!

A person who makes it their business to know thyself gains not only an understanding of their own powers and weaknesses, but those of others. Knowing one’s self is…