Beau Biden Gets His Seat-Filler And The Financial Sector Gets Your…

Sometimes, like turkeys killed beside Sarah Palin, your suffering only serves as a backdrop to the televised platitudes of those higher up on the food chain. The credit crunch and foreclosure is just a scene-setter for the banks' bail-out, and your deployment to a war zone is just the back drop for the furtherance of… » 11/25/08 10:00am 11/25/08 10:00am

Dear Barry: We Agree, Please Just Start Smoking Again (Just Not…

Today, TheRoot made the courageous call no other news outlet, mainstream or meme-stream, has had the foresight (or clear-eyed grasp of the myriad complexities of the current era) to do, and penned an open letter to Michelle Obama requesting an indulgence so Barack can have a fucking cigarette."Think about the pure gold… » 4/29/08 10:00am 4/29/08 10:00am