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'Moron' GOP Rep: Pregnancy From Rape Is Rare

Yet another Republican lawmaker has come forward to profess his belief that rape rarely results in pregnancy. “The incidence of rape resulting in pregnancy are very low,” said Arizona Rep. Trent Franks during a committee hearing on Wednesday.

GOP Congressman: 'Evolution A Lie From The Pit Of Hell'

Dr. Paul Broun, a Republican congressman representing Georgia's 10th district and chairman of the United States House Science Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight spoke at the Liberty Baptist Church Sportsman's Banquet on September 27, 2012, in Hartwell, Georgia...

January 13, 1982 - Do You Know Where Your Snowstorm Is?

News of the day, this day in history for January 13, 1982. South and East battered by snowstorms. Florida citrus crop badly damaged from freezing temperatures. UAW contract talks continue. France and Germany hold summit talks over Solidarity movement in Poland. California farmers boycott Japanese goods in retaliation for Japanese embargo on California produce in wake of Medfly problem. Mark Thatcher missing while on road rally - Margaret says hes a big boy and can figure out how to get home. And the White House can't figure out who Norman Mineta is.

Taft-Hartley, Or The Slave-Labor Law Of 1947

(Oddly, still is) Since its enactment in 1947, the famous (or infamous) Taft-Hartley Act (or Slave-Labor Bill as some call it) has been in an almost constant state of proposed revision. But never getting off the ground. Initially vetoed by

Mike's Blog Roundup

Brilliant at Breakfast: Hey Mom! Alan Simpson thinks you should go out and get a job Religion Dispatches: Park 51: Conservatives Hoisted On Their Own Petard Los Angeles Homeland Security Examiner: U.S. Congressman wants Wikileaks

Raised Right

As a native Hoosier, the Quayle family has a special place in my heart. The same way that red meat has a special place in my colon. From what