Election Predictions

Just for fun – What do you think the electoral college split will be? What do you think will be the final split in the Senate? I predict Obama will win 290- 248.  I believe Obama will win the swing states Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Nevada, Colorado, Wisconsin and Iowa.  I believe Romney will win […]

TX State Rep. Wendy Davis (D) – Ft. Worth Office Firebombed

As reported by the Texas Tribune: Anthony Spangler, a spokesman for state Sen. Wendy Davis, said that at 4 p.m. two women were working in Davis’ Fort Worth office when they heard a loud thud. The fire alarm quickly went off. They opened a door to find a pile of Molotov cocktails on fire. A […]

Conservative Radio Host Michael Berry Involved in Scandal

From KPRC.com: “HOUSTON – Security camera footage from a well-known gay bar has played a key role in a hit-and-run investigation of a former Houston City Councilman, who is now a conservative talk show host, Local 2 Investigates reported on Wednesday… Tuderia Bennett, of Galena Park, told Houston police that he was working as a […]

Heritage Foundation Proves Democrats Kick Republican Ass at Counterterrorism… Unintentionally

Earlier this week, noted Republican columnist George Will wrote an op-ed piece entitled “Republicans Need More Than Rhetoric on Defense,” which appeared in the February 9 edition of the Washington Post.  Among other topics, Mr. Will noted that – given the robust track record of President Obama’s administration – it is becoming increasingly difficult to […]

Ron Paul: A Victim of His Own Ideology

You’re all familiar with the libertarian leanings of Republican candidate, Ron Paul.  Lately, his followers have taken to claims that the media isn’t treating him fairly.  Poor Mr. Paul, he can’t even get asked a question about abortion at a debate, and he was an OB for years! I have this to say to Paul […]

Navy Tradition Now Extends to Same-Sex Couples: The First Kiss

This time of year, I love to see happy news stories.  Here’s one from the Associated Press, via Huffington Post: VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Navy tradition caught up with the repeal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” rule on Wednesday when two women sailors became the first to share the coveted “first […]

Mississippi WINS. Personhood for Eggs DEFEATED by 16 points

For weeks, anti-abortion advocates and the religious right have poured millions into a campaign to give voters the power to give personhood to a fertilized egg. Giving personhood to a fertilized egg would, in effect, grant full legal rights to said egg.   Any egg fertilization not leading to a live birth could be criminally investigated […]