Monthly Archives: January 2013

Why the ‘Citizen Militia’ Theory Is the Worst Pro-Gun Argument Ever – The Atlantic


Why the ‘Citizen Militia’ Theory Is the Worst Pro-Gun Argument Ever – The Atlantic. The notion that an individual right to bear arms guarantees the American people against government tyranny is of course an old one. Given its apparent validation … Continue reading

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Breaking the law – travelling with medical marijuana


So…In a moth or two I have to fly to the dep south for a wedding. Which, once again, means I have to choose between my medicine and being a dangerous criminal. I can not sit in an airplane seat … Continue reading

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Tennessee Law would Require Teachers to “out” gay students


This is so very disturbing. State senator Stacey Campfield is once again pushing her “Don’t Say Gay” bill. A new and improved one over last years version which made it out of the relevant committees but expired at the end … Continue reading

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My car is full of weed and dog food and gift cards


A sign of the times. (wasn’t it written in revelations? 😉  ) But seriously. Since about the tail end of the reign of Bush, I have carried cannabis, gift cards and dog food in my car. Because of the massive … Continue reading

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Why we should fear the far right


Well, maybe fear is the wrong word. But I suppose it sounds better then saying we should lock them up as traitors… Because, you see, the far right of politics is also pretty much the far right of christianity. In … Continue reading

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85% of child deaths by guns occur in the US? Not quite…


Mark Kelly, former astronaut and husband of fromer representative Gabriel Giffords who was shot in the Arizona mass shooting stirred a few people up by saying: “How do we get to the point where 85% of children that are killed with … Continue reading

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Garett McNamara surfs 100ft wave, breaking own record


Still to be confirmed but it looks like Garett McNamara has broken his own record from last year, surfing a 100ft wave in Portugal. Simply amazing.

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