commented on Delaware Beats Minnesota—Eleventh State to Legalize Gay Marriage
Ummmm, about Minnesota: this state is YEARS from approving gay marriage. The proposition last fall just removed the first hurdle--it merely blocked an amendment that would have limited marriage to hets. This is still the state of Bachmann, as well as Franken and Klobuchar. We have the hateful Anoka school district and the only Muslim in the US Congress.
This state is not rushing towards gay marriage. In fact, I expect a couple of neighboring states (*cough* Wisconsin *couch* Iowa) will get there years ahead of MN.
commented on A Probe for Michele Bachmann
Ooooooo... The House Ethics Committee. Maybe she'll get a firm finger-wagging AND a slap on the wrist. This is non-news regardless of the outcome. Except that she will turn this into persecution by the liberal, anti-christian, "fake Americans" she 's constantly hounded by, i.e. her colleagues in the House.
commented on Cherry Street Coffee Update: Sick-Leave Surcharge Signs Removed, Owner Calls Paid Sick Leave "Fantastic"
I was hoping he'd go the other way and completely breakdown his prices into a series of "surcharges": rent, water, electricity, napkins, stir sticks, coffee, cups, lids, salaries, insurance. Just hundreds of signs explaining what percentage of the cost goes to what overhead cost...