Month: April 2013
Erica Lafferty, the daughter of slain Sandy Hook Principal, Dawn Hochsprung, took New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte to task for not supporting the Manchin-Toomey Amendment expanding background checks for gun purchases. Lafferty: “You had mentioned that day the burden on owners of gun stores that the expanded background checks would harm. I am just wondering […]
Last night on The Daily Show, host Jon Stewart, created a new term…”procrasturbating.” This term refers to the inability of congress to do anything useful unless, see the FAA sequester fix, it applies to them. Jon points out that it is no coincidence that congress addressed the sequester impact on flight delays right before the […]
Today, I was given the opportunity to speak at a rally against rape culture and slut shaming inspired by horrific rape threats posted in an online forum on Facebook page known as UW Crushes last week. The UW Crushes site was a page where students of The University of Wyoming would submit anonymous comments about […]
Cartoonists Unite to Ban Assault Weapons by Bill Day (click on image to enlarge) (click on image to enlarge) Bill Day’s award-winning cartoons are syndicated in more than 900 newspapers worldwide four times a week through CagleCartoons.com syndication service. Follow him on his Facebook page or on Twitter, @BillDaytoons.
I found this juicy tidbit on The Daily Beast. “For over a decade the CIA has been delivering money to the offices of Afghanistan’s president, Hamid Karzai, in the shadiest ways possible: suitcases, backpacks, and plastic bags full of cash. The New York Times reports that tens of millions of dollars have gone to Karzai’s […]