This holiday is pure Americana, and it is pure revisionist history.
One can only imagine the pleading of the child, and the promises they must have made about behavioural changes as the parents headed toward the hospital exit.
I don’t trust this White House as far as I could throw it.
The woman/man on the line had no control in the production of gas guzzling, earth-killing, and ultimately unprofitable SUV’s beyond assuring that they were built up to standard.
Well goddamnit. Let’s form the RINO party and get the hell out of here.
In a country where many do not have health insurance, insuring property is not even a thought for the poor and disenfranchised.
Closing the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay would send an immediate signal abroad of a break with the Bush years, and would allow for trials of some detainees and the release of others.
Duanna now joins women like Angie Zapata, Victoria Arellano, Amanda Milan and Alexis King on the list of trans women who have met their end through violence.
The media wasted no time in offering a scapegoat by repeatedly broadcasting that the African American community, comprising approximately 10% of the population, voted 70% in favour of Prop 8.
The blogosphere is already abuzz with arguments and suggestions, some of which are based on leaks from the mainstream media while others are wild speculation.