It breaks my heart that this quilt is needed -- yet it is needed, urgently.
UPDATE: The situation is dire. CelticLassie's brother and sister-in-law are on their way. ...
I'm so outraged as I'm writing this that I'm going to have to be extra careful about typos, etc.
Republicans in Congress have passed a bill that would make it perfectly legal for your boss to fire ...
After issuing Murder Indictments against the Officers who Killed Freddie Gray just 24 hrs after receiving the case from the Baltimore PD , when talking to CNN's Don Lemon, yeah Don Lemon, Maryland ...
The Asshole Factory
is an interesting look at how the modern work environment, especially in retail and other service jobs, are geared toward mico-managment, and the general devaluing of human ...
The United States isn't even in the conversation
The Japanese maglev trains are fast. They run over 300 mph pretty easily. Japan also holds the ...
The House of Representatives recently voted to eliminate the estate tax . Because of the recent vote, the topic may come up in conversations with people you know.
This is an easy case to “win” ...
[image by TheMarti]
A close ...
Tara Hills has written a piece for thescientificparent.org chronicling her decision to become an anti-vaxxer and then return to believing in vaccinations. ...
For those of you unaware this is the former Horace Boothroyd III as I requested that my password get changed on that account after my iPad was stolen. I like the visual symmetry of this UID and ...
Great news out of California yesterday :
Unswayed by a relentless parade of opposition, a key Senate panel on Wednesday passed a bill that would ...