Water Cooler 5/28/2016 – Open Thread – 3pm. Memorial Day. Stop for 1 minute. Remember Not to Forget.
National Moment of Remembrance – Memorial Day, 3pm local time The first unofficial National Moment of Remembrance was Memorial Day, May 1997 at 3pm. “Taps” was heard by Americans across the country on radio and television stations as a reminder not to forget the men and women who committed themselves with their lives to protect and defend our borders and our American Way of Life. | Read More »
WaterCooler – OPEN THREAD – 5/21/2016 In other news…
FDA Hates Ice Cream Makers The FDA believes obesity and heart disease are caused by small print and an outdated serving size stamped on our packaged food. To Make America Skinny Again, the FDA “unveiled” a redesigned Nutrition Facts label to re-brand our Cherry Garcia and Doritos by July 2018. Instead of losing those extra pounds to get back into our skinny jeans, our enabler/government thinks the appropriate | Read More »
Sex is Biological. Gender is Sociological.
Gender is not physiological, meaning the word “gender” is not determined by “the normal functioning of an organism” and their part’s physical and chemical components. The definition of gender is not opinion it is common terminology within the scientific community. For example, a baby is assigned a sex according to physical and chemical attributes; they are not assigned a gender, as this is | Read More »
WaterCooler 5/14/2016 OPEN Thread: Trump’s Brain Not Fit to be President
Trump Name-Calling Generator Jackson Browne’s Show Must Go On in North Carolina “There are a lot of fine people in North Carolina, and some of them are transgender. I am coming to North Carolina to play for anyone and everyone, and the proceeds from my two concerts will be directed to groups working to advance equality under the law for transgender people.” ~ Jackson | Read More »
Republican Abe Lincoln’s Party Platform
Republican Party Platform of 1860 Resolved, That we, the delegated representatives of the Republican electors of the United States in Convention assembled, in discharge of the duty we owe to our constituents and our country, unite in the following declarations: 1. That the history of the nation during the last four years, has fully established the propriety and necessity of the organization and perpetuation of | Read More »
Dear Trump Voter Holdouts, What is Republican(ism)?
I pose my question to Republicans who respond to #NeverTrump with, “He’s the Republican nominee. I’m a Republican, ergo I will vote for Trump.” Bobby Jindal: “I think electing Donald Trump would be the second-worst thing we could do this November, better only than electing Hillary Clinton…” Rand Paul: “I’ve always said I will endorse the nominee.” Scott Walker: “I stood on the stage in Cleveland | Read More »
WaterCooler OPEN THREAD 5/7/2016 Courage; Planet Nine; Forever #NeverTrump
“Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.” – Dylan Thomas It’s a Brave New World A Post-nomination List of Heroes “Were he to be nominated, conservatives would have two tasks. One would be to help him lose 50 states — condign punishment for his comprehensive disdain for conservative essentials, including the manners and grace | Read More »
Water Cooler 4/30/2016 OPEN THREAD – Trump, Anti-Trump and #NeverTrump
SiriusXM and the Republican Convention SiriusXM, in expectation of Donald Trump Reality Radio (SiriusXM is calling it “Convention Radio,” but none are fooled), will provide “gavel to gavel” coverage of Cleveland live from the convention floor. Although the Republican Convention isn’t officially called to order until Monday, July 18th, the plan is to promote the weekend prior as “Prelude to The Convention” programming. “Our | Read More »
“No Trump Anytime” Coming to a City Near You!
Clearly Donald Trump is Not Welcomed Here all images courtesy Plastic Jesus, inc. “NO TRUMP ANYTIME” Signs Pop Up from LA to DC
Family Research Council Requests Congress Investigate Illegal Abortion Funding
AmeriCorps is a federally funded, government program who’s goal is “to meet critical community needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment.” Between 2013 and 2015, six Americorps members helped a few pregnant women meet their “critical need” of an abortion by “supporting them during the abortion procedure” while at a New York City Health Center. Following OIG’s public release of their investigation’s findings | Read More »