Speculation about Senator Ashley Judd gains substance

It’s looking increasingly likely that Ashley Judd is ready to make a run for the Kentucky Senate seat now held by reptilian Mitch McConnell, one the most despicable do-nothings ever to slither up Capitol Hill. Howard Fineman writes today at HuffPo: Judd told one close ally...
Posted On 10 Mar 2013

Jon Stewart plans hiatus from The Daily Show to direct Rosewater

Jon Stewart will take a 3-month break from The Daily Show this summer to make his feature film debut. (Deadline)Stewart has written the script, and will direct Rosewater, an adaptation of the book Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story Of Love, Captivity And Survival. Published...
Posted On 05 Mar 2013

The Winner!

A funny Facebook chat we had after the election you might like:
Posted On 06 Nov 2012

Louis CK is Lincoln

The highlight of Louis CK’s appearance this weekend on SNL.
Posted On 05 Nov 2012

The Politics of Perception: Think Outside the Ballot Box

Nothing’s riding on this except the, uh, first amendment to the Constitution, freedom of the press, and maybe the future of the country. What I’ve learned about the Oscar race from watching the 2012 election There are many similarities between the Oscar race and the...
Posted On 02 Nov 2012

Lena Dunham Stirs Things Up – Conservatives Totally Flip Out

But oh how they huffed and puffed! Oh how they wagged their fingers at Dunham for daring to — um — use a funny metaphor? There is nothing the slightest bit filthy in what Dunham has said. She says “my first time” and she means it’s supposed to be...
Posted On 26 Oct 2012

Corporations and the Billionaire Elite Get Desperate, Decide to Show Trash Fakumentary by D’Souza

What is that sound? Oh, that’s the sound of panic.  The Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision opened the spigot for unlimited spending on candidates by Super PACs and while Obama’s campaign is taking in substantial donations it can’t compare to...
Posted On 23 Oct 2012

Worth Remembering – Samuel L. Jackson wants you to Wake the F**k Up

For the first time in my lifetime we are faced with a potential presidential administration that is prepared to overturn Roe V. Wade. The drastic changes to the Supreme Court are worth worrying about. After watching Steven Spielberg’s best film in twenty years about how...
Posted On 16 Oct 2012