And in Other News of the Obvious…


Hey, don’t blame me. Go shoot the messenger, if you must:

RELIGIOUS belief can cause damage to a society, contributing towards high murder rates, abortion, sexual promiscuity and suicide, according to research published today.

According to the study, belief in and worship of God are not only unnecessary for a healthy society but may actually contribute to social problems.

Yes, another revelation from the Land of Duh!

h/t: The usual suspect

Obama: A Liberal Model?


Cool, distant… maybe casting slightly center right… ultimately pragmatic. Hmmm. Speaking as a moderate, it has to be said that there’s a certain political “sweetness” to the course apparently being charted by the next president of the United States of America. Why, it’s downright… Liberal!

Ms. Information

Rachel Maddow adeptly demonstrating why we love her, oh so very much…

Easily the best and brightest thing on cable news in a long while.