Now that It Doesn’t Have to Impress the EU, Turkey Could Curtail…

Turkey, formerly eager for an invite into the European Union clubhouse, has drifted away from the continent it has played historical boogeyman to in the wake of the Arab Spring, and gravitated towards the more conservative values of an Arab world it sees an opportunity to dominate. As a result, according to the New… » 4/29/12 4:00pm 4/29/12 4:00pm

A Road Map To Republican Plans For Your Sex Life

Sometimes it can be so hard to get the conservative agenda for sex, marriage, and reproduction straight. Marriage: Good, but not for everyone. Abortions: Bad, but so is preventing them with sex ed and contraception. Babymaking: Good, but only until you crown. The blogger at Rosie Says helpfully provides directions for… » 3/04/11 4:00pm 3/04/11 4:00pm

Sarah Palin Rumors: Some People Are Taking The Low Road

Yes, yes, thanks to the zillions of tipsters who have helpfully pointed out DailyKos's totally not vitriolic and poorly sourced rumor about the parentage of Sarah Palin's disabled infant son, Trig » 9/01/08 11:30am 9/01/08 11:30am. Also, congrats on not mentioning how the anonymous diarist also body-snarked on Sarah Palin's 16-year-old daughter by…