Once again, the GOP is preparing to add an anti-abortion plank to its official party platform that will be announced at the Republican National Convention in Tampa next week. According to CNN, a draft of the platform includes: ...more
The Repulican primary race has been a roller coaster ride for months. Donald Trump was in the race briefly and just as quickly dropped out. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was never in, but teased the press for a long time before formally pulling his hat out of the ring. Ten debates have taken place so far in 2011, and each time one of them airs, polls show the rankings for the primary race leader going up and down like a see-saw. What does the BlogHer...more
Why Chain Letters are So BadYou start your email program, go to your favourite web communities and social networks. There, you are bombarded with messages from strangers, internet newbies and friends alike. You may even get notifications that friends have tagged you on their blog or social network or have posted something to your Facebook wall etc.Some of these are normally very sensible people, and some friends are people you rarely hear from, so it's exciting to know they were thinking of you and decided to get in touch again, right?Think again!...more
Today, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA) gave birth to her second child, thus making her the first woman ever to give birth twice while in office. There are many reasons to love this conservative Republican Washington state representative but one of them is her strong voice on choosing life....more
"Being stupid is its own reward." ~UnknownI'll admit, we do live in the country with the most freedoms today. I try to be grateful for that, but it's tough. I look back on our Constitution and it both saddens and angers me as to what has happened to that wonderful document over the years. We've lost sight of what it was supposed to do and mean for the American people....more
Anyone who knows me personally knows that I'm not a conspiracy theorist. I have a pretty good head on my shoulders and I don't buy into a lot of those really "out there" theories and beliefs. I am, however, open to self-education, new ideas and thoughts. I am always willing to consider a possibility before discarding one....more
Last night was pretty epic, and you know I'm not talking about the number of cookies, chips and cups of coffee I consumed while channel surfing in a room full of NE Ohio political bloggers (all who lean left, while our state went right!).
In the most repulsive news yet in one of the dirtiest election cycles in modern history, Gawker tried to shock! America with an anonymous “expose” on a sex-less sexcapade involving Delaware candidate for Senator Christine O’Donnell.
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