Category Archives: Heroes

Joe Biden’s Here To Take Names and Kick Some Ass

“I am disgusted and appalled by reports from both the Russian media and non-governmental organizations that authorities in the Russian republic of Chechnya have rounded up, tortured, and even murdered individuals who are believed to be gay. When faced with … Continue reading

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RIP John Glenn

Giants once walked amongst us. Our dreams have gotten smaller, but our heroes remain larger than life. Thank you Sen. Glenn for a life very well lived. You’ve inspired generations of kids to reach the stars. And to dream big. … Continue reading

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Dr Howard Dean is in, you guys!

The dems need organization and focus on the young. Need a fifty State strategy and tech rehab. I am in for chairman again. — Howard Dean (@GovHowardDean) November 10, 2016 And now is when you start pressuring all the Dim … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter Stockton Thompson was born today in 1937.

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Go, Van, Go!

We wrote something similar just the other day, and I had to whack-a-mole the trolls in the comments approval queue all day: Good luck, Van, you’re a far bigger target than this little Thunderbolt Grease-slapper of a blog. (Also/too: I … Continue reading

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RIP, Muhammad Ali

Giants once walked amongst us, and few will ever be greater than Muhammad Ali. Dave Zirin writes about Muhammad Ali often, and his Muhammad Ali Handbook is pretty terrific stuff. He really was a champion in every sense of the … Continue reading

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Mississippi, Goddam

Bryan Adams join the fight: “Mississippi has passed anti-LGBT ‘Religious Liberty’ bill 1523. I find it incomprehensible that LGBT citizens are being discriminated against in the state of Mississippi. I cannot in good conscience perform in a State where certain … Continue reading

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The Boss Speaks About North Carolina

As you, my fans, know I’m scheduled to play in Greensboro, North Carolina this Sunday. As we also know, North Carolina has just passed HB2, which the media are referring to as the “bathroom” law. HB2 — known officially as … Continue reading

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RIP, Joan Rivers

Another comedy legend has gone to the two-drink minimum in the sky following a surgery. And yeah, her last years were not her finest, but she remained true to herself until the very end. Joan Rivers once told me she … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2014

On any given Saturday morning, after the cartoons were done, I would be gently pushed outside the front door, the lock would click, and Mom’s voice would come through the panel, “Don’t come home before lunch, unless fire or insurrection!” … Continue reading

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