Despite your repeated ardent defense of the NSA Surveillance State and the shredding of the Fourth Amendment, I'm inclined to agree with you on this point. Lending a reasonable platform to the Tea Party may indeed deliver their other (read as: most) insane regressive policies an air of credibility where no credibility… » 4/16/14 6:56pm Wednesday 6:56pm

Good. Fuck 'em. Charging students almost hundreds of thousands of dollars for a piece of paper that barely qualifies you for a service job in this country, and then begging them for donations immediately upon graduation as they get out into the world to go live with their mother because they can't afford a house after… » 4/14/14 6:58pm Monday 6:58pm

As someone who started there and then discovered Gawker and Jezebel where I happily bounce between all three, all I can say say is that you are 100% right, and I am 100% sorry that those people are there. They have good writers who try and expose things like this, like Patricia, and there are several people there who… » 4/11/14 8:02pm 4/11/14 8:02pm

Age =/= mental cognition. The entire institution of charging people as adults or juveniles based upon some arbitrary line in the sand is questionable. In an accurate world, each and every single person would have their mental cognition tested in order to determine how they should be tried, but we do not live in that… » 4/11/14 8:54am 4/11/14 8:54am