From April 2012: The estimated $948 million price tag for a retractable roof stadium for the Atlanta Falcons would probably prove to be significantly low, experts say, adding to questions … Continue Reading What’s another half billion?
Of course the decision by the Kennesaw City Council to reject a request to build a mosque in the city is discriminatory. Opponents don’t even try to conceal it. Karen … Continue Reading Anti-mosque advocates steal a page from Islamic theorcracies
I’m Facebook friends with a knee-jerk conservative dittohead who posted this the other day: If you think Bill Cosby is under attack right now, just wait until Dr. Ben Carson or … Continue Reading The right’s Cosby conspiracy
This should surprise no one. Jose Canseco: My finger fell off
A recent article about churches flouting their tax-exempt status by endorsing political candidates featured one pastor exhorting his congregation to vote for the Republican because he would protect the right … Continue Reading The very un-Christian message of Kirk Cameron’s ‘War on Christmas’ movie
The good news: Paul Broun won’t be in Congress next year. The bad news: Jody Hice will take his place. “The parallels as you’re talking are just incredible with what … Continue Reading The week in stupid
Not satisfied with becoming the most commercially successful of mawkish, paint-by-numbers romance novels, Nicholas Sparks also believes he’s the best. From a 2010 interview: “There’s a difference between drama and melodrama; … Continue Reading Nicholas Sparks’ worst attribute isn’t his writing
It’s 2015 and you still can’t disown the Confederate flag? Hell, Georgia put that embarrassing relic behind us 10 years ago. At least Gov. Nikki Haley, the Republican incumbent, didn’t … Continue Reading South Carolina GOP making Strom Thurmond proud
The South Carolina GOP is rife with assholes, none bigger than the state party’s former executive director and general counsel, Todd Kincannon. Todd Kincannon @Todd__Kincannon Follow People with Ebola in … Continue Reading Dick du jour
We were going to interview the Oak Ridge Boys about Central Asian shamanism, but they cancelled, so… pic.twitter.com/iyXCti4gkN — Jesse Walker (@notjessewalker) September 3, 2014
I was in elementary school when “Mork & Mindy” was a hit. Nanu nanu? Not for me. Maybe I was turned off by the rainbow suspenders. Over the years my … Continue Reading Will we ever laugh again?