Month: July 2011

Shameless self-promotion

Shameless self-promotion

Promoting one’s self is the new work ethic, so I might as well participate. And it’s not like anyone else is blogging these days. What’s my competition, an inanimate carbon rod?

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Piers Morgan, insufferable twit

Piers Morgan, insufferable twit

The celebrity navel-gazer claims to have never authorized phone hacking yet, by his own admission, is intimately acquainted with the practice. “Stories soon emerged that the marriage was in trouble – at one stage I was played a tape of a message Paul had left […]

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Georgia’s stupidest doctor strikes again

Georgia’s stupidest doctor strikes again

Paul Broun, who repeatedly compared Obama to Hitler and says ignorant things every time he opens his mouth, stays true to form. Cut, Cap and Balance also would have raised the debt ceiling, which is why Broun opposed it, his spokeswoman Meredith Griffanti said. “He’s […]

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Wealth does not equal talent

Wealth does not equal talent

Adam Sandler and Taylor Lautner are two of Hollywood’s 10 highest paid stars. Jennifer Aniston and Tyler Perry also finished in the top 20. Sandler’s next movie looks predictably awful, with a cast including Pacino in mugging mode, real-life Stepford wife Katie Holmes and the […]

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Michele Bachmann is an unpleasant woman

Michele Bachmann is an unpleasant woman

(Re: Headline change. Trying not to sink to their level.) Nine youth — most of them perceived or known to be gay or lesbian — in the congresswoman’s district have killed themselves within the last two years, while “many more” have attempted suicide, according to […]

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Gaymos and Dandy return

Gaymos and Dandy return

Actually, that’s not fair. Amos and Andy were offensive caricatures, no doubt, but were not vain, shallow, materialistic, melodramatic, backstabbing gossips like the offensive caricatures on MTVGay’s “The A List.” Yet the Petty Queer Establishment is silent. They must be busy searching for offensive language […]

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The cult of conservative conspiracy theories

The cult of conservative conspiracy theories

A recent Arbitron ratings report showed the ratings for Rusty Limbo and Helmethead dipped dramatically from the previous year. The reason, according to an unnamed “industry leader” quoted by WingNutDaily: “Liberals,” working in consort with the Antichrist Administration, “are falsifying numbers … to kill talk […]

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Streetcar skepticism

Streetcar skepticism

I understand the Atlanta streetcar is part of a broader transportation plan including the Beltline. Hopefully it all comes together. But I remain skeptical of the city’s promises, and its priorities. The streetcar, which links Centennial Olympic Park to the Martin Luther King Jr. National […]

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