October 9, 2010

Weekly Reader: Fred Phelps, God's Grace, & Christine O'Donnell

Filed by Bil Browning | October 09, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

During a week dominated by coverage of LGBT teen suicide many of our contributors took the opportunity to tell their own stories and offer their best advice. Of course we hit on other topics too including great posts like these:...Read More


Actions of Clarence Thomas' Wife Raise Judicial Ethics Issues

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 09, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Maybe I am biased, but from my experience with judges, the worst ones for abiding by ethical mandates are the social conservatives. In my own divorce case and in a number of others, judges have ignored the Canons of Judicial...Read More


The Long Dark Night of Eddie Long, Pt. 3

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 09, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Statements to the media and details of in the lawsuits filed by the four men paint the picture a man who qualifies not only as an “emotional predator” (a term I wasn’t aware of until just now), but show several...Read More


Could You Outrun the Toxic Red Flood?

Filed by Don Davis | October 09, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

It is about a week before early voting begins for a bunch of us around the country, and that means this may be one of the last times I have to convince you that, frustrated progressive or not, you better...Read More


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Words have consequences

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 09, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We want to tell men like Boyd K. Packer that we are tired of watching our children die. There are consequences to your words. You cannot change us, we cannot change ourselves and the more you try, the more dead...Read More


Owen Pallett - "Lewis Takes His Shirt Off"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's the music video for Owen Pallett's "Lewis Takes his Shirt Off," from his recent album Heartland....Read More