Shared by V This should be in an ad. “It is shameful and downright perverse for the McCain campaign to use a bill that was written to protect young children from sexual predators as a recycled and…

TPM Election Central | Talking Points Memo | New McCain Ad Falsely Suggests Obama Wants Kids To Learn "About Sex Before Learning To Read"

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has billed taxpayers for 312 nights spent in her own home during her first 19 months in office, charging a “per diem” allowance intended to cover meals and incidental…

Palin Billed State for Nights Spent at Home – washingtonpost.com

Last year Jeff posted about the Free Rice site. If you haven’t heard of the site it worked this way: you answer vocabulary questions and for every question you got right, the site sponsors…

Waste Time on the Internets While Helping Actual Humans, Part Two

If you’re a minority and you’re selected for a job over more qualified candidates you’re a “token hire.” If you’re a conservative and you’re selected for a job over more qualified candidates…

Pocket guide to Palinguage and double standards

Shared by V Interesting: saying “I listen to military commanders” and actually listening to military commanders are two completely separate skill sets. A rift had been growing between the…

Outmaneuvered And Outranked, Military Chiefs Became Outsiders – washingtonpost.com

Shared by V Obama received a B+ and an 80% from those two organizations. McCain received a “D” from the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America for his votes on veterans issues. The Disabled…

Firedoglake » IVAW Adam Kokesh Tells Veteran Truths About John McCain