Study: Conservatives have larger ‘fear center’ in brain

This is perhaps the silliest news story of the day.  But…if this study is valid, it explains a lot! Raw Story Political opinions are considered choices, and in Western democracies the right to choose one’s opinions — freedom of conscience — is considered sacrosanct. But recent studies suggest that our brains and genes may be a… More Study: Conservatives have larger ‘fear center’ in brain

Christine O’Donnell Investigation: Criminal Probe Into Campaign Finances Reportedly Underway

When the accusations about Delaware Tea Party Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell’s alleged campaign finance abuses first surfaced, I wondered why the Feds ignored them.  So, this comes as good news… Huffington Post Federal authorities have opened a criminal investigation of Delaware Republican Christine O’Donnell to determine if the former Senate candidate broke the law by using… More Christine O’Donnell Investigation: Criminal Probe Into Campaign Finances Reportedly Underway

Antonin Scalia, R-Supreme Court, Joins Michele Bachmann’s New Caucus

I already addressed this issue when Justices Scalia and Thomas were attendees at a conservative event, which appeared to be squarely outside the realm of Judicial decor to say the least and at best actionable in terms of possible impeachment.  Not to mention Scalia’s hunting trip with then Vice President Cheney just three weeks after the court… More Antonin Scalia, R-Supreme Court, Joins Michele Bachmann’s New Caucus

Tucker Carlson: “I Think Personally [Michael Vick] Should Have Been Executed”

Sometimes I believe that Tucker Carlson has this unending determination to say the most ignorant things just to assure he gets noticed. If Carlson thinks Michael Vick should have been executed because of his abhorrent treatment of animals, how does he feel about the GOP and their equally disgusting treatment of the middle class? And why… More Tucker Carlson: “I Think Personally [Michael Vick] Should Have Been Executed”