In Mississippi, 6 days a week, an 89 year old man drives his old, dented car to a parking lot and waits under the shade of a tree, while reading a medical journal. At noon, he moves to the other side of the parking lot, under another tree, and waits some more. His name is Dr. Carrol Landrum and he is waiting for anybody that needs medical help. Sometimes, someone will stop by to chat and thank him for his work, like one woman whom he saved from polio FIFTY years ago. He is a beloved local…
When Elizabeth Warren met girls during her campaign, she would kneel down and say, “My name is Elizabeth, and I’m running for United States Senate because that’s what girls do.” Then they would pinky promise to remember.
Hero Chris Mintz shot as he faced Oregon community college shooter
Forget the Oregon shooter. Forget his name, forget who he was, forget why he did it. Let him fade away into obscurity. If we’re going to focus on somebody, it should be the genuine hero that faced off against the shooter. 10 year Army veteran Chris Mintz was shot SEVEN times as he jumped into action to save the lives of people in his classroom. He pleaded with the shooter, telling him it was his son’s birthday. He remains in stable condition at the hospital.
Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show. Stewart’s decision to retire as host of the satirical news show after 16 years has left liberal America in mourning. So why is he leaving just before an election – and what will happen when he steps out from behind the desk?
Right-wing Christian ‘expert’ on feminism insists that submitting to marital rape makes Jesus happy
Submitting to marital rape makes Jesus happy... by No Longer Quivering founder Vyckie Garrison, sexual and emotional wife abuse, spiritual abuse, as well as hard core rape apology and victim blaming via “Biblical Gender Roles.”As a former Quiverfull fundamentalist Christian in the business of rescuing women from religious subjugation and abuse....