How to get your pro-life card

From LOLGOP at EclectaBlog: If you want to call yourself “pro-life,” fine. You just have to meet at least five (5) of the following requirements: [  ] I support publicly funded nurse coaching. [  ] I support universal health care. [  ] I support paid parental leave. [  ] I oppose the death penalty. [  …

In last week’s reading of Hebrew scriptures…

…I nearly gave up. I’m lying, but the Books of Kings so far has been a lot of names of generals and seconds and people who were loyal to David, and people who are loyal now, to Solomon, who is fixing to go off the rails because he married a lot of non-Jews, and they’re …

Because war and hunger and homelessness are really only trifling affairs:

The House of Representatives has introduced a resolution defending Christmas — which is really kind of stunning, considering Christmas has been just fine for eons without their support. My God. Can this session end quickly enough? The resolution’s 35 co-sponsors of this benighted waste of time have managed a two-fer: They’ve made Santa sad, and they’ve …

The war and your mortgage

According to Cost Of War Project, the average homeowner had to pay $600 more in mortgage payments because of the rising interest due to war borrowing. And that’s just the financial cost to American homeowners. Check out the human cost, in civilian’s lives on the ground. Here’s more on Cost of War, which includes more …