twits doth tweet

Travis Okulski, the senior writer and second name on the masthead for Gawker Media’s car blog Jalopnik, compared the cold snap that has struck the East Coast with the Holocaust. “I don’t think I’m exaggerating when I say that this cold weather is far worse...

who gave birth to birthers? The left.

John Avalon in the Daily Beast, 2/7/2010: …there’s an inconvenient truth liberals are going to have to confront: The Birthers began not on the right, but on the left. Investigations for my new book, Wingnuts, revealed that the Birther conspiracy theory...

there’s still time to eat drink and be merry

..before the world ends on Saturday. New York Magazine interviews the crank who predicts the end of the world May 21. At 6 pm. Describe to me what exactly you expect to happen on May 21. I know reporters don’t like to hear from the Bible, but the Bible has every...