The Republican party has drafted its masterpiece, summarized “If only things could be the way they were in the 50’s again.”
Last night, Stephen Colbert put Jon Stewart behind his Late Show desk for ten glorious minutes…Stewart’s well crafted, very funny sketch was a balm. It was performance art, more than anything else – at once elegant and raw, expressing something we needed.
Scalia’s “originalist” interpretation of the Constitution was pretty convenient for a homophobe.
I’m the furthest thing from a single-issue voter you’ll find. I’m all about the greater good and pragmatism. But hear this, clown car: If you promise to defund Planned Parenthood, you’re disqualified from leadership in my book.
I took a week off from Moss Island and didn’t record a podcast either. The world kept turning. Riots in Baltimore, candidates pandering, more Cosby accusers, Antonin Scalia mentally composing ways to say “The founders never intended to allow gay marriage…” Social media posts and tweets and shares all insisting, “If only everybody in the world could be just like me things would be wonderful.” And the New York Times wrote a piece about toilet seat bidets.