Monthly Archives: February 2012

The New Number One

But why have things changed? “We make more than 500 changes to our algorithms in a typical year,” a spokesman for Google told Yahoo News. “With each of those changes, sites will shuffle to different positions in our search results. We have not manually taken action to change the ranking of the site.” As Search Engine Land notes, the shift …

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Predictable Porno Pete

Right on cue, Porno Pete is repeating yesterday’s lie from World Net Daily. What Alberta is actually doing is considering accrediting a new home school curriculum that contains no condemnation of people based on their sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, etc. No law against teaching hate is being proposed, despite Porno’s spittle-flecked tweets. If home schooling parents in Alberta want their …

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Quote Of The Day – George Clooney

“I think it’s funny, but the last thing you’ll ever see me do is jump up and down, saying, ‘These are lies!’ That would be unfair and unkind to my good friends in the gay community. I’m not going to let anyone make it seem like being gay is a bad thing. My private life is private, and I’m very …

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Archie Comics Responds To AFA

“We stand by Life with Archie #16. As I’ve said before, Riverdale is a safe, welcoming place that does not judge anyone. It’s an idealized version of America that will hopefully become reality someday. We’re sorry the American Family Association/One Million Moms feels so negatively about our product, but they have every right to their opinion, just like we have …

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GOProud Backer Peter Thiel Is The Main Money Man For Ron Paul Super PAC

Billionaire PayPal founder and GOProud backer Peter Thiel has been revealed to be the chief money man funding the Ron Paul Super PAC. Ron Paul revels in the fact that he is the presidential candidate of America’s small donors, receiving more contributions under $200 than any other Republican seeking the White House in 2012. But, like every other GOP presidential …

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Savage U Launches April 3rd

Dan Savage’s MTV series, Savage U, will launch at 11pm on Tuesday, April 3rd. “Savage U” will air twelve episodes, each focused on a particular campus and its culture. The schools include the University of Maryland, Ohio State University, East Carolina University, Auburn University, the University of Illinois Chicago, Cornell University, the University of Oregon, the University of Central Florida, …

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CALIFORNIA: Closeted GOP Rep. David Dreier Will Not Seek Reelection

Rep. David “Closet Case” Dreier (R-CA) will not seek reelection to the U.S. House this fall. Veteran Rep. David Dreier, one of California’s most influential Republicans in Congress, announced Wednesday that he won’t be running for reelection, perhaps the biggest casualty of the state’s first-ever citizens-drawn political map, which cast him into a politically inhospitable district. Dreier is the sixth …

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VA Repeals One-Per-Month Gun Law

Virginia used to restrict residents to buying one handgun per month. But not anymore, because a busy family needs a different gun every day of the week. Gov. Bob McDonnell signed a bill Tuesday to overturn Virginia’s landmark one-handgun-a-month law, a restriction put on the books in the early 1990s when gun trafficking was seen as a problem along the …

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