Daily Archives: December 22, 2008

Barney Frank Whines About Rev. Rick Warren

Interestingly, I don’t remember Frank complaining about Jeremiah Wright nor Michael Pfleger at the time, nor can I find any stories where he did complain, but, now The latest criticism over President-elect Barack Obama’s controversial selection of Pastor Rick Warren to deliver his inauguration invocation comes from Massachusetts Democrat Rep. Barney Frank, one of the only […]

HuffPost: Right Wing Anger Brewing

Make mine a decaf, please: ‘Watermelon Roll’: More Racism from ‘Team Sarah’ There is something very ugly happening out there in the hinterlands these days–a brewing cauldron of racist anger being directed at President-elect Barack Obama as he and his family get ready to move into the White House. It’s a mean-spirited bigotry that is […]

Global Warming Could End White Christmas’

Um, OK, sure, whatever you say The odds of a “white Christmas” in temperate parts of the northern hemisphere have diminished in the last century due to climate change and will likely decline further by 2100, climate and meteorology experts said. Did you ever notice (I’m typing in Jerry Seinfeld) that Climahysterics love to throw […]

Christmas Cookies Deemed “Unethical”

This is actually one of the last areas I would have expected to see this kind of story, the Deep South, but, here we go After asking the state Board of Ethics last month whether library staff can accept inexpensive and homemade Christmas gifts from grateful patrons, St. Tammany Parish library officials last week received […]

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