Birthday # 63

"Dad was, is and always will be one of the kindest, most generous, gentlest souls I’ve ever known, and while there are few things I know for certain right now, one of them is that not just my world, but the entire world is forever a little darker, less colorful and less full of laughter in his absence. We’ll just have to work twice as hard to fill it back up again." - Zelda Williams

cartoonpolitics:

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Shoot first, ask questions later!!

Shoot first, ask questions later!!

cartoonpolitics:

He has a good point. I think the cartoon refers to this story, an example of the everyday ignorance and Islamophobia that characterizes Fox ‘News’ ..

I still find it incredible (without credibility) that ANYone actually has the patience or ignorance to watch and believe Fox.  More than that, I find it sad.  But it’s the logical end result of the growing lack of education in this nation.

cartoonpolitics:

He has a good point. I think the cartoon refers to this story, an example of the everyday ignorance and Islamophobia that characterizes Fox ‘News’ ..


I still find it incredible (without credibility) that ANYone actually has the patience or ignorance to watch and believe Fox.  More than that, I find it sad.  But it’s the logical end result of the growing lack of education in this nation.

The Borowitz Report: Congress Blocks Obama’s Attempt to Order New Office Supplies

newyorker:

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The House panel that mandated the office-supply freeze denied that it was politically motivated, citing “budgetary concerns.” “It’s time President Obama learned a tough lesson,” House Speaker John Boehner told reporters. “Being President does not entitle you to a spending spree at Staples.”

Read more: http://nyr.kr/1jZvseS

Photograph by Pete Souza/The White House.


Damn Right!! Get tough Boner!! Er, Boehner.

cartoonpolitics:

"Stop pretending the US is an uninvolved, helpless party in the Israeli assault on Gaza. The Obama administration’s unstinting financial, military and diplomatic support for Israel is a key enabling force in the conflict." .. (from this article)

  It’s disingenuous to say that it’s the Obama administration only.  This has been US policy for decades.  We are the tough big brother protecting our bully little brother and refusing to insist the little brother have an morals whatsoever.  It’s not just Obama … it us US!

cartoonpolitics:

"Stop pretending the US is an uninvolved, helpless party in the Israeli assault on Gaza. The Obama administration’s unstinting financial, military and diplomatic support for Israel is a key enabling force in the conflict." .. (from this article)

  It’s disingenuous to say that it’s the Obama administration only.  This has been US policy for decades.  We are the tough big brother protecting our bully little brother and refusing to insist the little brother have an morals whatsoever.  It’s not just Obama … it us US!

newyorker:

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Joshua Rothman reads “Animal Madness,” a new book about mental illness in animals: http://nyr.kr/1A5Ym1H

“Animals living in captivity—even pets—are more often pushed to the edge of sanity, frequently by factors wholly outside of their control. Constant visibility, social isolation, and…

Way too many people have no idea what a dog actually is.  The folks down the street who have two beautiful golden retrievers … dogs that have never been allowed to run free, live on a strict diet, wear muzzle leashes, smell like perfume, and they won’t even allow me to pet them when they go out for their six-block walk once a day.  The dogs are on antidepressants because they are neurotic and the owners (one of whom is a physician) have no idea what’s wrong and that all of their dogs have had these problems.

newyorker:


MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point.

Continue reading: http://nyr.kr/1kLL9l1

newyorker:

MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point.

Continue reading: http://nyr.kr/1kLL9l1

But when they approach him they choke on the New Jersey in August stench of Axe.



axetemptation:

1 in every 3 women is tempted to approach a man with great hair.

Created by David Brandon Geeting
But when they approach him they choke on the New Jersey in August stench of Axe.

axetemptation:

1 in every 3 women is tempted to approach a man with great hair.

Created by David Brandon Geeting