March 26, 2007

Tomorrow The Family Circus will just be a blockquote from MyDD

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 26, 2007 | 10:47 PM | comments

I had to share this with you all. Apparently what passes for a "comic" these days is linking to a blog. Like Ed Tinsley, creator of Mallard Fillmore and Hoosier, has just given up on any facade of doing...Read More

"Death becomes you, young lady"

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 26, 2007 | 9:23 PM | comments

OK, here's something completely disturbing. The CW's Next Top Model, a reality show, hosted by Tyra Banks, where contestants vie to become a supermodel, just had a mini-challenge where all the contending models were photographed dead. Follow the link above...Read More

Doesn't this pretty much sum up...

Filed by Bil Browning | March 26, 2007 | 8:34 PM | comments

...the whole "anti-gay marriage" arguments? (Warning, some words aren't safe for work!)...Read More

SJR-7.7: the new trend in amendments

Filed by Don Sherfick | March 26, 2007 | 5:21 PM | comments

As long as they're at it: "(a) A "person" in Indiana shall mean only an individual who is a White Christian Heterosexual Male owning real property. "(b) This Constitution or and other Indiana law shall not be construed to require...Read More

Open thread

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 26, 2007 | 11:49 AM | comments

How did you spend this first weekend of spring?...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | March 26, 2007 | 8:33 AM | comments

Continuing our theme of newspaper editorials against SJR-7 (see my post and Chris's update with another editorial from the Ft. Wayne Journal-Gazette), how could I have forgotten the Logansport Pharos-Tribune? Whatever threats might face the institution of marriage will not...Read More

SJR-7: The silence is deafening

Filed by Don Sherfick | March 26, 2007 | 8:00 AM | comments

Saturday Gary Welsh on Advance Indiana carried an item commenting upon a front page article in the Indianapolis Star by Bill Ruthart. The Star piece went into some depth concerning the debate over interpretation/unintended consequences of SJR-7, focusing on Domestic...Read More

The Fort Wayne Journal Gazette Editorial

Filed by Chris Douglas | March 26, 2007 | 6:43 AM | comments

(The question does stand: What newspapers, if any, are on record since the start of this session in supporting this amendment as currently worded?) Judge-Proof Amendment Advocates of a state constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage contend the amendment is...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | March 26, 2007 | 6:14 AM | comments

"The major anti-gay purge of the eighteenth century occurred in the Netherlands. In April 1730 some men were arrested in Utrecht; they incriminated others, and on 21 July the States of Holland issued a Placat, posted in every town, that...Read More