Getting Ready For… The Rapture

Getting ready for The Rapture… Blondie perform Rapture, live in Glastonbury, 1999: Happy Rapture Day… If the creek don’t rise and the good lord’s willing we’ll be back here tomorrow… (cross posted from

Mass. Union Pressures Sen. Brown To Change Course on Medicare Overhaul Vote

Massachusetts healthcare workers are scheduled to launch a radio advertising blitz on Friday calling on Bay State Republican Sen. Scott Brown to change course on his plan to vote in favor of a Republican budget plan that would privatize the Medicare system and implement a controversial voucher system. Caregivers say … Continue reading

The Audacity of Hate: Birthers, Deathers, Deniers, and Barack Obama

The latest garbage spewing hate as it circles the Internet in a viral state of panic continues a three year smear against Barack Obama. The attacks had begun with the extreme right wing spitting out Obama’s full name—Barack HUSSEIN Obama, as if somehow he wasn’t an American but connected to … Continue reading