I’m writing for tomorrow, day 87. I’m taking another unscheduled partial day off, in which this is my only article, partially because it’s a slow news day, and partly because I really need some rest. Yesterday idiot neighbor woke me up five or six times by knocking out the power, which sets off the alarm on my O2 concentrator. Tomorrow is grocery delivery day. With my limitations, unpacking and stowing a month’s groceries takes hours. Tuesday is a prison volunteer day in 90°+ weather. Thursday I have a medical appointment (routine).
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 3:43 (average 5:30). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From Daily Kos: Oh, conservative crackpots, is there no conspiracy theory you can’t duct-tape to the unwilling corpses of The Founding Fathers? Jerome Corsi, who is one of the battiest bats ever to fly from a cave, says that same-sex marriage is a plot to allow government to crack down on Christians. He knows this because America’s founding fathers knew that sex is not supposed to be fun…
Correct me, if I’m wrong, as I may have forgotten over the years, but from what I remember, it was a LOT of fun!!
From MSNBC: Will Hillary go in the record on Syria?
Maybe she’ll say more in next week’s policy address. I think I already know. Hillary is a bigger hawk than Obama ever thought of being.
From Salon.com: The 1 percent played Tea Party for suckers
When the super-rich feel threatened, they foment grass-roots uprising on their behalf. Here’s why it always works.
That’s nothing I haven’t been telling you since the first TEAbagger slithered out of the slime on the Astro-turf, but this article illustrates it both beautifully and very extensively. Click through for a fascinating read.