Scary Feminist Nominated for Federal Judgeship; Conservatives Flip Out

Meet Georgetown Law Professor and aspirant federal judge Nina Pillard. If you don't know who she is, here's the short version: she's a brilliant, kickass law scholar (and feminist) in the tradition of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. And naturally, conservatives are flipping out about her nomination to the federal bench. » 7/24/13 4:30pm 7/24/13 4:30pm

Hate Group Wants You On Your Knees… to Pray the Gay Away

The Family Research Council wants homophobes to get "on their knees" to pray for America in the wake of Wednesday's Supreme Court rulings on Prop. 8 and DOMA. Too bad the dude in the ad above looks like he's giving a beej instead of seeking repentance for wishing he was at Pride this weekend instead. » 6/28/13 6:45pm 6/28/13 6:45pm

Another Week, Another Unsuccessful Tactic From McCain-Palin (This Time,…

With last weeks' attack-tics leaving the Straight Talk Express wheezing » 10/13/08 5:30pm 10/13/08 5:30pm in the electoral slow lane as voters abandon them for a candidate that is actually talking about issues like the festering wound that is our economy, McCain-Palin are trying to jump start their campaign with some reliably Republican fuel:…