Archive for ‘Politics’

April 20, 2012

Who Is The Most Dangerous Man On Earth?

The obvious answer is: the average man, which is why we need the GOP to support the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).

Darren McGavin - Kolchak: The Night Stalker

So why didn’t anyone mention Joe Average when the question was asked by Wesman Todd Shaw? His question inspired a lot of guesses. This person’s reply was notable because of their fear of ideas:

To be honest with you the most dangerous man on earth is someone who can think for themselves, a person who can simply lead others into following them to do anything and one who is strong willed and cannot be over-turned by another. If you look through history you might find that the most dangerous man on earth wasn’t someone who led a country or a terror group it is a simple person who had the knowledge and the capabilities to control and manipulate others.

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December 30, 2011

Rick Perry‘s Hypocrisy: Dangerous to Women

Texas Governor Rick Perry doesn’t mind executing 234 prisoners — including the possibility of putting an innocent man to death — but woe to the woman who seeks an abortion.Blue Nude, c.1902 by Pablo Picasso

Perry’s willingness to sacrifice the lives of women in his pursuit of the White House was made amply clear this week when he announced he’d changed his mind about exceptions like rape, incest and the life of the mother to abortion. Always a staunch opponent of women’s reproductive rights, he announced he’d been “transformed” by an anti-abortion movie narrated by Mike Huckabee.

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