Read It’s Creepy When Parents Say Their Babies Are 'Flirts' by Leigh Anderson (Scary Mommy)
If you're reading this, you're probably already pissed that I'm making something out of such an innocuous comment about a baby, like, 'She's such a flirt!'
If you're a parent of a young kid, especially a female kid, how many times have you heard "oh she's flirting with you!" or "She's such a flirt"? My kid is just slightly more than a year old and I've heard this a bunch. Surely there are more grating phrases folks can say, but this… Read more...

β€˜”When it comes right down to it, we believe people need to be able to live a dignified life. I mean, there are certain things that should not be left up to the market,” she said.

Removing some parts of the economy from the forces of the free market, for example. In other words, socialism.’

https://www.npr.org/2018/07/26/630960719/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-democratic-socialists-of-america?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news






If you've been reading my posts lately you're well aware of the "kick" I'm on. If you've been reading my blog for any extended period of time, you'll be already be familiar with my series of "kicks." Fishing for a few months, then woodworking, then linux, then modular synthesizers, some more fishing, then some atheism… Read more...

As of last night, the elusive menorah appears to be standing in front of the Michigan State Capitol building in Lansing. No matter the perspective on the issue, I think we can all agree that the lawn is a better place for a religious symbol than next to an open dumpster. It's heartening to know… Read more...