Sarah Silverman draws parallel between gay Americans and slaves

Sarah Silverman draws parallel between gay Americans and slaves

If Romney was pres in 1863 would he have freed the slaves in the face of fear & adversity? #gayamericans — Sarah Silverman (@SarahKSilverman) June 18, 2012 We’re not completely sure, but it seems like Sarah Silverman is suggesting that being gay in the U.S. nowadays is a lot like being a slave back in […]

Sedition! Some Dems reportedly join Sen. Shaheen in calling for O-care delay

Sedition! Some Dems reportedly join Sen. Shaheen in calling for O-care delay

Old & busted: GOP Senators fighting to delay Obamacare. New hotness: Democratic Senators calling for delays of Obamacare. — Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) October 23, 2013 Rut-roh … If @SenatorShaheen isn’t careful, MoveOn[.]org may toss her into this petition. http://t.co/6Ghkut4pBW — John Ekdahl (@JohnEkdahl) October 23, 2013 What’s she done, exactly? Well, she’s asking the Obama […]

When Children With Autism Grow Up

When Children With Autism Grow Up

I was 23 and needed a summer job; he was 21 and needed full-time support. He’s one of an estimated half million people diagnosed with autism who are soon becoming adults — and who society is entirely unprepared for. The heat that afternoon was intense. Weather maps across Iowa were deep red, and warnings flashed […]

World War II veteran assaulted by teens in ‘random’ attack dies

World War II veteran assaulted by teens in ‘random’ attack dies

If I still had a grandfather, he'd look like Delbert Belton. — Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) August 22, 2013 KHQ-TV is reporting that a World War II veteran who was assaulted by two teens Wednesday night in North Spokane, Wash., has died of his injuries. Police say two teens assaulted 88-year-old Delbert Belton outside the Eagles Lodge in […]