Jesse Helms Departs This Mortal Coil (Finally)

(click the image for a restrained-but-unsentimental obit from ThinkProgress) Hey, sing ‘Dixie’ to Strom Thurmond for me once you finally get down there, you racist, homophobic assbag. Oh, and happy 4th of July...

Lunatic Right Does NOT Admit UN Hysterics

Look, I can’t explain the fanatical disdain the lunatic right holds for the United Nations. They could not hate the organization more if it were populated entirely by clones of Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter. What is truly sad though, is that they search high and low for excuses to bash the...