"Grumpy Cat makes two appearances in the name of marriage equality -- because everyone deserves the right to be married and miserable"
"Donald Trump said he is "fine with" same-sex marriage..."These cases have gone to the Supreme Court. They've been settled. And I'm fine with that," he said."
joined 2012 Mar 16, 7:49pm
ignore ignoring curious2
on 22 Sep 2015
, latest 4 days ago This thread exists to reply to comments made in other threads that the commenter cannot (or chooses not to) post comments in.
Bay Area house prices up from 2011, 40% of sales financed by jumbo loans
on 15 Nov 2012
, latest 6 years ago "The median price for new and existing houses and condominiums in the region reached $416,000 in the nine-county region in October, DataQuick said. That figure was $13,000 lower than in...
Parkinson's Disease research
on 27 Jan 2015
, latest 8 days ago I've been reading a lot about Parkinson's Disease research, including especially stem cell research. "Now that the president is in favour, [advocate Michael J] Fox observes wryly, "there is no...
Will the Republicans please now drop their theocratic crusade?
on 6 Nov 2012
, latest 6 years ago Election results show President Obama got a majority of the popular vote again, in addition to winning the electoral college 300 vs 200. That happened even with an approval rating...
Islamic attacks continue
on 1 Oct 2017
, latest 4 months ago "Knifeman yelling 'Allahu Akbar' shot dead after killing two in France***Police sources said the suspect had shouted “Allahu Akbar” (God is greatest) in Arabic as he attacked the women, aged...
Charlie Hebdo: cartoon violence continues
on 17 Jan 2015
, latest 8 months ago "At least five people were killed on Saturday during a second day of unrest in Niger, as French citizens were warned to stay indoors amid anger in several Muslim countries...
North America wins marriage equality
on 16 Jun 2015
, latest 4 years ago Update June 26: "Gay Marriage Backers Win [USA] Supreme Court Victory." You can read the full decision online via the SCOTUS website. "Mexican Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage" "How Mexico...
Drought: Feds cut water to Central Valley farmers
on 22 Feb 2014
, latest 5 years ago "growers in a region with the country's most productive soil said the loss of one of their chief water supplies won't be their problem alone: Consumers will be hit hard...
Abhulimen & Bloom
on 8 Jul 2018
, latest 9 months ago "Adam Bloom, the former homeowner's association board member who lost his job on Friday as a result of a "traumatizing" confrontation with a black woman at a Winston-Salem pool when...
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
on 12 Mar 2014
, latest 2 years ago CNN picked up the WSJ report below, then added an update: "Officials dispute report that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 kept flying for hours." AP reports Malaysia's Acting Defense Minister called...
Why Democrats Lost
on 7 Nov 2014
, latest 6 months ago Most Americans have not become Republicans, but gave up voting for Democrats who accomplished little other than imposing Obamacare, of which most Americans disapprove. I have given up trying to...
killed by large "domesticated" dogs
on 16 Dec 2017
, latest 6 months ago Usually pit bills, also presa canario, yet there are hardly any calls to restrict dog licenses:"Virginia woman killed by her pit bulls in ‘grisly mauling’""Couple Guilty of All Charges In...
National Popular Vote Interstate Compact (NPVIC)
on 21 Mar 2016
, latest 4 months ago The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact has achieved 61% of the electoral votes necessary to overcome the Electoral College. All of the enactments have come from "blue" (Democratic) states. Some...
Senate Medical Insurance Reform Bill
on 22 Jun 2017
, latest a year ago Overview of the Discussion Draft of Senate Amendment to H.R. 1628 #Politics #Investing
Romney to announce Ryan as running mate
on 10 Aug 2012
, latest 7 years ago CNN reporting Romney will announce Ryan tomorrow: http://politicalticker.blogs.c
Thousands flee Philippine city after Islamic rampage
on 25 May 2017
, latest 2 months ago "Thousands of civilians fled fighting in the Philippines on Wednesday as troops tried to fend off Islamist militants who took over large parts of a city, capturing Christians, seizing and...
meat causes cancer
on 26 Oct 2015
, latest 3 years ago "CNN: If meat causes cancer, what can we eat? *** The Mediterranean diet -- one heavy on veggies, nuts and fruit, with limits on meat and dairy -- is the...
Hospital chain allegedly admitted patients fraudulently to make more $$$
on 2 Dec 2012
, latest 3 years ago http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18 For more than a year, we have been looking into the admission and billing practices of Health Management Associates. It's the fourth largest for-profit hospital chain in the country...
Equifax says Social Security numbers, birth dates of 143 million consumers may have been exposed
on 7 Sep 2017
, latest 2 years ago "Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting firms, announced Thursday that its computer systems had been breached, leading to the unauthorized accessing of Social Security numbers and birth...
SSRIs in pregnancy tied to autism, delays
on 14 Apr 2014
, latest 10 months ago "Boys with autism were three times more likely to have been exposed to antidepressants known as SSRIs in the womb than typically developing children, according to new research.The new study...