Author Archive for Terri

Fineman on Basketball

I’m probably the only blogger here who doesn’t care all that much about college basketball (as my bracket attests), and to me, this month is largely about drinking margaritas and discussing feminism once a week to celebrate Women’s History Month.…

But They’re Not Bigots!

Watch as U.S. Senate candidate and all-around class-act Elizabeth Warren gets put in her rightful place by a down-on-his-luck teabagger. Not very creative, his slur, but at least she’s not one of those women who goes around giving it away…

Time for a Womansplanation

When WMLPs come up in here and very unsubtly wonder how come us stupid progressives won’t come to some sort of middle-ground with their garbage politics, or talk about how foolish and war-loving we are because we often vote with…

Things That Should Go Without Saying

In case you were out there, wondering if Paulbots* think you or your friend/relative/coworker should be in a federal prison or, possibly, executed, the answer is yes. (*Not exclusively the realm of Paulbots.) ETA: Truly outrageous. h/t to Amanda, who…

Well Hey, Great!

The government didn’t shut down. And in your non-news, the Democratic party still considers the rights of just over half of the population of this country (and nearly 53% of the population of the District of Columbia) totally negotiable. Also:…

Hell Hath Frozen Over

St. Paul I drops knowledge on teacrackers. Head explode! An there is no way for this to end badly, amirite? Pres. Obama, when you cave to clowns like these, that is a sign that you’re doing it wrong. And by…