March 26, 2008

Breaking Down the Bedrock

Filed by Sara Whitman | March 26, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Today has been pretty quiet. Not a lot of news, so I was catching up on some blogs, email, even managed to tackle an enormous pile of laundry... You know, casually practicing my "sinful nature," as Sally Kern, and the...Read More


Abigail's Ass-Whup

Filed by Abigail Hannon | March 26, 2008 | 6:28 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch major 'owies' for abigail. head to abigailsteendiary.com for more!...Read More


Darth Vader thinks I "promote a spirit of hate"

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Traffic at the Indiana Family Institute's blog must be dropping like a rock. Yesterday their latest I'm-not-a-Hoosier-but-I-play-one-on-the-blog contributor decided to do a post about one of my Quote of the Day quips. Yes, a Quote of the Day post. I'm...Read More


Leno thinks gays are a joke

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 26, 2008 | 4:15 PM | comments

Towleroad has been doing some great coverage of late night hack Jay Leno continuing on his path of homophobic jokes. The latest shining example of his "gay=joke" mentality came when Ryan Phillippe appeared on his show last week. Phillippe was...Read More


Pamela Anderson Honors Sanctity of Marriage by Getting Divorced, Again

Filed by Michael Crawford | March 26, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

Former Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson's most recent marriage has been annulled after less than three months on Monday. She cited "irreconcilable differences" when she filed for divorce from entrepreneur Rick Salomon. This was Anderson's third marriage. She was previously married...Read More


Skull and Bones

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2008 | 2:35 PM | comments

I don't usually do movie reviews for the site. I'm horrible about watching movies; I have to be in just the right mood for that type of flick. First, let me apologize to T.S. Slaughter who has diligently kept at...Read More


Just me, or is Chuck Norris kinda dim?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 26, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Chuck Norris's column this week is rather funny if you share in my sick sense of humor. He lays out three items, one on each guns, God, and gays, and asks how crazy we've become because we aren't doing what...Read More


A young gay man stands his ground

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 26, 2008 | 12:15 PM | comments

Jeff Williamson came out to his parents, which is a hard thing for anyone. They immediately sent him to see a Christian counselor referred by Focus On The Family- Bob Hudson. Jeff researched the ex-gay movement before his appointment and...Read More


Orentlicher campaign wants volunteers

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Two messages from the Orentlicher for Congress campaign to pass along: The campaign needs some volunteers to staff the office. Volunteers will be responsible for answering phones, making phone calls, data entry into computer data bases, record keeping, filing, etc....Read More


Civil union, domestic partnership... mutual commitment?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 26, 2008 | 10:43 AM | comments

From the great state of Utah: Salt Lake City is dumping "domestic partners" for "mutual commitment." Restrictions imposed by the Utah State Legislature has led to name change for the city's domestic partnership registry, a mechanism by which employers voluntarily...Read More


Black History: Sailing to the New World

Filed by Storm Bear | March 26, 2008 | 9:15 AM | comments

click to enlarge Subscribe to Town Called Dobson by Email! The trade of enslaved Africans in the Atlantic has its origins in the explorations of Portuguese mariners down the coast of West Africa in the 15th century. Before that,...Read More


You should see how he achieves Nirvana

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2008 | 9:15 AM | comments

This is too good to pass up. What's your best caption for this picture of Conan the Chihuahua, a Japanese dog that has learned to "pray" with the local Buddhist monks?...Read More


It's Time for Them to Go

Filed by Eric Marcus | March 26, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Back when Bill Clinton was being hounded by Kenn Starr and the Republican Congress, I was one of those Clinton supporters who never once thought that President Clinton should resign. Even when it turned out that the affair was for...Read More


Hey Jude

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2008 | 7:35 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This has to be the most sickeningly sweet baby video ever. You won't be able to help smiling. (Hat tip to Poplicks)...Read More


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Kevin Drum, John McCain, credibility

Filed by Ed Team | March 26, 2008 | 7:31 AM | comments

"Foreign policy cred lets him get away with wild howlers on foreign policy. Fiscal integrity cred lets him get away with outlandishly irresponsible economic plans. Anti-lobbyist cred lets him get away with pandering to lobbyists. Campaign finance reform cred lets...Read More