March 10th, 2012

Single Panel from Doonesbury



Here comes the brouhaha as the wingnuts who think a comic strip about Texas' hideously invasive mandatory "testing" law is more offensive than... Texas' hideously invasive mandatory "testing" law... are throwing a fit. (Source: http://news.yahoo.com/papers-debate-doonesbury-series-abortion-law-214114722.html)

"Asked for a comment on the 'Doonesbury' series, Perry spokesman Catherine Frasier said, 'The decision to end a life isn't funny.'" Yes, no one in Texas has ever joked about bombing foreigners or executing prisoners, either.
Magical Wes Animated

The Irony! It Burns!

"A singularly remarkable event has taken place in the United States of America. This event occurred in Arizona on March 1st and was an earth shattering revelation.

A long awaited press conference was given by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, a five time elected Sheriff, which should have made national and international headlines. Arpaio's credentials include serving in the United States Army from 1950 to 1953, service as a federal narcotics agent serving in countries all over the world with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and served as the head of the Arizona DEA. Without doubt, this is a serious Law Enforcement Officer, not one to be taken in by tin-foil-hat wearing loons.

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On April 27, 2011, President Barack walked into the White House Press room with a Cheshire cat like grin and a "Long Form Birth Certificate" from the State of Hawaii in hand. From the podium in the press room, Mr. Obama said, "We're not going to be able to solve our problems if we get distracted by sideshows and carnival barkers,". Quite the barb from a man holding a forged document.

That's right, forged."

Source: Pravda