How does the U.S. de facto two party system fail? In tandem with a false equivalency/balance tendency in our major media, it permits one party to move drastically toward the extreme and in doing so cause the other party to be blamed for failing to act in good faith by not meeting in the <false> middle.
You know, BART unions and management know, RIGHT NOW, if they're close enough in bargaining to avoid a strike tomorrow. Why can't they just tell us NOW whether there will be a strike or not? Millions of people will have to rearrange their lives to deal w/a strike, it's horsecrap to make us wait until the 10 or 11pm news to find out...
OK. I have found the ONE thing that pisses me off about iOS 7. I am that OCD guy who fills out the contact cards as much as possible. Even for a place we went once (like a restaurant). This includes getting the logo/photo off the web. Now the contact photos are round, all the logos are messed up.
Pope Francis gave a conciliatory interview regarding gays and abortion in a Jesuit publication. Does that mean American Bishops can quit campaigning for Republicans? Will they quit leading (fundraising) opposition to gay marriage? #inquiringminds
Everyone needs more people like Stephen in their lives, even though I completely blundered a movie watching threesome tonight, he made the best of a bad situ and we're going out tomorrow to see said movie. I so admire his flexibility and ability to forgive. He's pure awesome y'all.