Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Tea Party Jesus

July 14, 2010

A provocative look at Christianist and/or Tea Party rhetoric as if it had been spoken by Jesus.

[Via Everlasting Blort]

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Public Opinion

June 21, 2010

xkcd nails it.

Conflict Kitchen

June 6, 2010

A Carnegie Mellon project that fuses art and politics to open “Conflict Kitchens,” featuring cuisine from countries with which the U.S. has less than stellar relations.  Kubideh Kitchen in Pittsburgh is the first Conflict Kitchen, and it features Iranian takeout such as the tasty looking kubideh sandwich featured below.

[Via Nag on the Lake]

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

January 26, 2010

Jeff Sheng photographs closeted men and women in the U.S. military.  The power of his photos comes from settings and subtle gestures that hide the subjects’ faces, but just barely.

[Via Andrew Sullivan]

JibJab’s take on 2009

December 29, 2009

[Thx Laura]

Eco-Grinch Infographic

December 24, 2009

[From Online Education, Via Upcoming Queue]

Same-sex marriage debate flow chart

November 8, 2009

gay marriage debate flow chart

[Via I Am Bored]

Vote Yes: California Marriage Protection Act

October 13, 2009

Heh.

[Via The Huffington Post]

Various and sundry -isms

October 8, 2009

isms

[From EatLiver]

“A party of nihilists”

August 20, 2009

Joe Klein nails it in his synopsis of the current state of the Republican Party.  Money quote:

The same people who rail against a government takeover of health care tried to enforce a government takeover of Terri Schiavo’s end-of-life decisions.