Monthly Archives: October 2006

The Failure of ‘He Said/She Said’ Journalism

Billmon has a superb post on the failures of journalism due to Compulsive Centrist Disorder:
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Posted in News Media, Propaganda, We're Really Fucked | 1 Comment

Bushonomics and the Irony of Iraq

Recent estimates suggest that the dollar cost of the Iraq War and Occupation will be over two trillion dollars. The horrible irony is that, had Bush not fought this war–or very quickly declared democracy and ‘cut and run’–the amount of … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Iraq, Little Lord Pontchartrain, Taxes | 1 Comment

The reDiscovery Institute

I stumbled across this great creationist parody site: The reDiscovery Institute. You’ll definitely have a few laughs with this.

Posted in Creationism, Evolution, Humor | 5 Comments

Science Isn’t So Hard

At least that’s what Tristero of Hullabaloo says:
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Posted in Evolution, Fucking Morons, The War on Science | 6 Comments

Defending, Not Using, Victims

More than a few conservatives are upset about the Michael J. Fox commercials because they’re unfair: how do you respond to the emotional pull of someone who has Parkinson’s disease?
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Posted in Blastocyst Liberation, Conservatives, Democrats, Iraq, Progressives, The War on Science | 3 Comments

Words As Weapons

Lance Mannion notes that Rush “Big Pharma” Limbaugh uses words in the same way creationists do: as weapons.
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Posted in Conservatives, Creationism, Fucking Morons, Propaganda

An Unreal Campaign Event

Michael Schiavo reports on a truly weird campaign event held by Republican congresswoman Marilyn Musgrave.
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Posted in Civil Liberties, Conservatives, Fucking Morons, The War on Science | 4 Comments