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It’s not ‘class warfare,’ it’s Christianity | Washington Post

Let me be clear as I can be. We need to understand the so-called “Christian” underpinnings of the anti-tax, anti-government, anti-the-poor, “let him die” approach to economics and public policy today as completely un-Christian, as well as un-American.

Wait… Jesus is Lord? I thought it was Ayn Rand.

(via Tom the Dancing Bug – Boing Boing)

Goodbye to All That: Reflections of a GOP Operative Who Left the Cult | Truthout

(Photo: Carolyn Tiry / Flickr)

Straight from the horse’s mouth:

A couple of years ago, a Republican committee staff director told me candidly (and proudly) what the method was to all this obstruction and disruption. Should Republicans succeed in obstructing the Senate from doing its job, it would further lower Congress’s generic favorability rating among the American people. By sabotaging the reputation of an institution of government, the party that is programmatically against government would come out the relative winner.

Mail truck gets a free ride.

Americans Show Rising Support for Abortion Rights: Poll

harris interactive/HealthDay Poll

Despite recent moves by some states to restrict access to abortion, more Americans now support a woman’s right to choose than they did two years ago, a new Harris Interactive/HealthDay poll finds.

The wrong John Wayne | Washington Times

John Wayne (Gacy)

Rep. Michele Bachmann kicked off her presidential campaign on Monday in Waterloo, Iowa, and in one interview surrounding the official event she promised to mimic the spirit of Waterloo’s own John Wayne.

The only problem, as one eagle-eyed reader notes: Waterloo’s John Wayne was not the beloved movie star, but rather John Wayne Gacy, the serial killer.

You seriously can’t make this shit up.