I don’t even know why we’re still shocked by anything the Pope does…

it took all its fucks with it

... I am not a person easily offended. In fact, nothing irritates me more than the perpetually offended. It takes a lot, and I mean A LOT, to make me offended.Consider this the lucky rare exception. (L’Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP, 2015)I'm just going to go ahead and say this, that picture should have never happened.Edited 7/10/15 - In this post, by David Mills, Mills notes that Nancy Pelosi was refused a photo-op with Benedict, because Benedict knew how she would u … [Read more...]

Presidential Duties and Honest Reporting? What’s That Look Like…

A pro-European protester swings a metal chain during riots in Kiev

... I was going to write something scathing about the intentional under reporting of the horrors in Venezuela and Kiev and how the big B.O. can tweet about House of Cards but can't be bothered with anything slightly resembling real presidential duties. But all that would be redundant in light of this; the single most compelling look at our disengaged leader I have ever seen written.Everything is Awesome…For Barack ObamaBarack Obama is the first President optimized for SEO and therein l … [Read more...]