Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Anyone But Cynthia McKinney? - At this point, pretty much that would be YES. I don't give a flying shit if she is a Democrat, matter of fact, my standards of Democrats are considerably higher than that of Republicans. You never know what a Liberal might get accomplished, but you can count on a Neocon fucking it up.
Read this and try not to have a nosebleed. - Some people in America have to work three jobs just to put food on the table and pay the bills…but, thanks to the Republican Leadership in the House of Representatives, Paris Hilton’s trust fund return just went up another $91 million (at 2 AM ET). Basically, House Republicans tacked a cut in estate taxes onto a bill to raise the minimum wage. Yeah, you read that correctly: The economically distressed would get an additional $2.10 an hour, whereas the Walton kids and the Hilton sisters would get untold millions. Must be that compassionate conservatism we’ve heard so much about.
Lewis Black Tackles Gay Divorce - Lewis Black was back on the Daily Show on Wednesday satirizing the debate over gay marriage. After playing a clip of Congressman Phil Gingrey, in which the lawmaker said, "In my opinion, marriage isn't just any kind of love. It's a love that can bear children," Black quipped, "Hey Congressman, take my word for it. A one-night stand with no love, a Quaalude and three beers can also bear children."