This evening my husband and I went out for tacos for Taco or Beer Challenge 2015 (#ToBC15) at a local Mexican restaurant. We had a good time and excellent tacos. Check us out… I love tacos. There are few things that I love more than tacos, so it is a pleasure for me to eat … Continue reading Excuse Me, Waiter?
I will start by saying that I’m a few days behind on this because I watch The Nightly Show on the day after at earliest because I don’t have cable. Generally speaking I highly recommend The Nightly Show. It’s a fantastic replacement for The Colbert Report and they do a great job. …Mostly. What I … Continue reading When Comedy Punches Down: Parental Leave Edition
I’ve had several days of intense analytical introspection about important issues so I feel the need to take a break and do something fun. Happily, the rumor that Rick Perry has stopped paying his campaign staff in every state has come to rescue me. Seeing that schadenfreude-tastic news made me think about what order the … Continue reading The Drop List: August Edition
Yet another of Bernie Sanders rallies was interrupted by Black Lives Matter protesters. Like most white liberals I have mixed feelings. This is a a thing that I will honestly admit. Personally, I’m not a Bernie supporter. I mean, if he wins the Democratic nomination I’ll vote for him in the general; I’ll even campaign … Continue reading Thinking Through the #BlackLivesMatter Interruption of Bernie Sanders
As I was scrolling through my Facebook feed this morning, listening blissfully to Slate’s Political Gabfest and their thoughts on the recent Republican Primary debate I came across a story about Donald Trump. This is not abnormal lately. Donald Trump is everywhere. Whether he’s retweeting men who think “bimbo” is a clever burn, complaining that … Continue reading We’re Not That Stupid, Erick
Unfortunately, I was not able to live-tweet the main debate last night because I had an evening meeting and I didn’t make it home until 10:15. Given how totally entertaining I found the Republican Big Ten Debate last night (As opposed to the earlier-in-the-day junior varsity debate), I am nearly despondent that I had to … Continue reading I Survived The First Republican Primary Debate…