Your Weekly Dose of WTF

Did you know that sex with demons affects the stock market?

Right Wing Watch has been keeping tabs on the kinds of people GOP presidential hopeful Rick Perry associates with, as well as their amusingly demented statements.  Like this one by Peter Wagner:


This week’s dose of adorable

Isn’t it amazing?  We have congressmen who can’t even do simple math, but there are monkeys who can operate cameras.  Awww.

A Prophetic Interview

I’m currently reading Naomi Klein’s The Shock Doctrine, which is certainly an eerie and chilling piece of work.  How do we know that Klein’s analysis is accurate?  It’s happening right now, just as she predicted in this interview back in 2008.

This is the best headline ever.

Really, you have to see it for yourself.  What a wonderful way to highlight how absurd some of the GOP’s core economic mores are.

Sanders’ petition reaches nearly 55,000 signatures in two days

Is that a surprise?  It shouldn’t be.  Senator Sanders’ proposals are immensely popular.

Petition – Shared Sacrifice: U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont)

Sen. Sanders’ speech over deficit reduction just ended.  It’ll be up in the C-Span archives in no time.  In the meanwhile, I strongly encourage everyone to sign his petition if they have not done so already.

Petition – Shared Sacrifice: U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont).

Are we second-class citizens?

John Seery thinks so.  After reading his article, so do I.