Morning Maddow: Aspirin ain’t just for headaches (but what about hypocrisy?)

Yep — a picture indeed says a thousand words.  With GOP culture-warriors going all-in against contraception (apart from Bayer Aspirin — am I right, ‘gals’?) one is again struck by just how far beyond the contemporary 21st century mainstream the former Party of Lincoln has defiantly...

Time to Get Kenny Loggins Out of Retirement.

First they came for the “queers” [sic], then they came for the (apparently heterosexual) Baptist kid trying to take his freakin’ girlfriend to her freakin’ prom: A student at a fundamentalist Baptist school that forbids dancing, rock music, hand-holding and kissing will be suspended...

About That Latest Right-Wing Flail…

Re: the (illegally) manufactured half-assed October November Surprise currently popping a slow news day, Marc Ambinder (!) breaks it down: Republicans think anti-immigrant forces are going to be rallied by attacking a middle aged woman in her fifties? This is what’s going to swing independents back to...

Ace of Bigotry

As we’ve seen at CFLF and elsewhere, the question of who is Trig Palin’s mother is making the rounds.  It’s a sensitive issue and I can see where some might be offended.  Personally, I believe that Sarah Palin is the mother, but given all of the questionable and unconventional...