The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

November 26, 2013
by terrance
Comments Off on George Zimmerman’s Arsenal

If you’re still wondering whether George Zimmerman would kill again, take a look at the list of the weapons retrieved from Zimmerman’s home. Is that a big enough arsenal for a “rampage” or “massacre”? Even a small one? If not, how much time would he need to build one?

November 25, 2013
by terrance
Comments Off on Fist Bumps Are Healthier Than Shaking Hands

Turns out that “terrorist fist jab” might be healthier than a handshake. It makes sense. After all, how many people coughed or sneezed into the hand with which they shook yours later? How many of them washed it after their last trip to the loo? How can you know?

November 19, 2013
by terrance
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Digest for November 19th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for November 19th from 12:06 to 16:45: In States Where the Website Works, Obamacare Works Too – It really is all … Continue reading

November 12, 2013
by terrance
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Digest for November 4th through November 12th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for November 4th through November 12th: Meet Your Taxpayer-Subsidized Farm Bill Billionaires! – Surely, these subsidies are helping to keep … Continue reading

November 7, 2013
by terrance
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The Craziest Things Conservatives Have Said About ENDA

In his first floor speech since suffering a stroke two years ago, Sen. Mike Kirk (R, Ill.) took to the Senate floor to support the Employment Nondiscrimination Act, and to urge his fellow conservatives to do the same. Not all conservatives listened. Continue reading

November 6, 2013
by terrance
Comments Off on Speaker Boehner, Job Discrimination Is Not “Frivolous”

Speaker Boehner, Job Discrimination Is Not “Frivolous”

House Speaker John Boehner says he opposes the Employment Nondiscrimination Act because it will lead to “frivolous lawsuits” against employers. For the people who live with it every day, workplace discrimination is anything but frivolous. Continue reading