Category Archives: crossposted at Daily Kos

Quvenzhane Wallis Vs. The Onion. Or why sometimes jokes just don’t damn work!

Yeah, so this was a thing tonight. (Via The AP.) A tweet from The Onion about the 9-year-old star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” is drawing criticism for being tasteless, even amid the constant social media satire of the … Continue reading

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James Yeager and the futility of rage.

There is this… The CEO of a company that teaches people how to use guns has posted a ranting video online in which he claims he will ‘start killing people’ if President Obama uses his executive powers to introduce tighter … Continue reading

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Shooting in Portland and the way I handle “disrespect”.

Via NBC: A shooting at a mall near Portland, Ore., on Tuesday afternoon left three people dead, including the gunman, and at least one other person injured, police said. Lt. James Rhodes of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said the … Continue reading

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SKETCH: Karl Rove, Dick Morris and the Ghost of Christmas Past.

Via New York Magazine: According to multiple Fox sources, Ailes has issued a new directive to his staff: He wants the faces associated with the election off the air — for now. For Karl Rove and Dick Morris — a … Continue reading

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Clint Eastwood: You can be badass and wrong at the same time.

Finally, Mitt has a celebrity endorsement that’s not tainted by batshit craziness. The “Dirty Harry” star and Oscar-winning director of “Unforgiven” and “Million Dollar Baby” endorsed the Republican presidential candidate Friday night during a Sun Valley fundraiser. “I think the country needs … Continue reading

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An open letter to Charles Hurt of the Washington Times. I.E. Your Open Letter to Nolan, Penn, Etc.

Dear Mr. Hurt: I have just spent the last several minutes re-reading your open letter to Christopher Nolan, Sean Penn and Warner Brothers that was published Tuesday in the Washington Times. And I have come to the following conclusion. You are … Continue reading

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The Aurora Shooting and The Proper Uses of Politicalization.

The shooting in Aurora, Colorado this past Thursday has gut punched us all. I can tell you that it’s especially hit the Film Geek community hard.  For us, a movie theater is a holy place and this act of butchery is … Continue reading

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John Edwards, “Two Americas” and the Moon.

The John Edwards trial moves along with the speedy sadness of a grieving widow strapped to a rocket bike. (Via The New York Times.) GREENSBORO, N.C. — For hour after grueling hour, Andrew Young sat on the witness stand in a … Continue reading

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“My stage name is Trixie but my friends call me Che.”

It looks like the GOP War on Women is about to enter the hand to hand combat phase in Tampa. Across the Tampa Bay region, many of the estimated 50 strip establishments are upgrading lighting, hiring dancers and creating private … Continue reading

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Time to put the squeeze on OR-O2!

Okay.  Here’s the plan. Boehner’s plan is dead on arrival.  Reid’s plan won’t pass the House.  Obama has ruled out the 14th Amendment option. The only way out is that we have to pass a clean debt bill. And I … Continue reading

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