Why a salad costs more than a Big Mac. Hint: it’s government subsidies.
You know, I find it very disturbing when the subject of gay marriage comes up, dingbat “conservatives” immediately start talking about bestiality. There’s something they’re not telling us.
I called 2009 the Year in Fantasyland. It’s looking like 2010 may be the year of reality. Certainly the anti-vaccination nonsense is taking body blow after body blow.
Paul Krugman gets taken to the woodshed on trade, which is supposed to be his area of expertise.
More evidence that defensive medicine is not the myth the lawyers claim it is.
Hitch lets loose on the Pope.
French TV recreates the Milgram Experiment. News anchors act shocked. Fail to make connection to American embrace of torture.
The Social Security “Trust Fund” is now being tapped, a decade ahead of schedule. And we’re supposed to expect healthcare reform to stay within its budget.
Horrific story from Ethiopia about how women are raped, abducted and wed, in that order. Fortunately, there’s a rebellion going on among Ethiopian women.
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