Archive for the ‘rants’ Category

I’d do this entire post in other people’s quotes, but it wouldn’t make much sense. So, Obama’s election is great; Prop 8 sucks. As digby notes, “It’s as if we just can’t be America unless we are taking active steps to marginalize somebody.” And now I’m very confused. On the one hand, California is telling […]


Dear fellow Conservative-Americans, Let me be the first to welcome you to the United Socialist States of Fascist Baby-Eaters. Yes, we are both socialist and fascist. How? Easy! The first rule of the United Socialist States of Fascist Baby-Eaters is YOU DO NOT TALK ABOUT THE UNITED SOCIALIST STATES OF FASCIST BABY-EATERS! The second rule […]


(Reposted from my LiveJournal.) NPR conspired to get me all cranky this morning over the latest news out the GOP orifice. First, the VP debate is cut down to the highly-structured kindergarten version, because delicate flower Sarah Palin can’t handle defending her plans for the nation against a single U.S. Senator like a real live […]


Oh my god, you guys, did you know John McCain was a POW? Seriously, I JUST HEARD! /troll Sorry about the long drought; I’m fighting off the non-progressive disease which is nevertheless progressing. In the meanwhile, I’ve come across an awful lot of people (or maybe it just feels that way) recently who proudly announce […]


Posted by popular request, so as to make easier the printing out and the stapling on people’s foreheads. In the category Things I Am Sick of Explaining to People: Stress as a Trigger for Chronic Illness 1.) Stress is a major trigger for many chronic illnesses. 2.) People who suffer from chronic illnesses, particularly those […]