The group, which is pushing Congress to prevent federal judges from ruling in favor of same sex marriage, has attracted attention for its ads’ controversial comparison of people “born” black, Asian or Latino with gay people “not born this way.” Less well known is the fact that the group is advised by a man once among the most powerful in Washington: former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R Texas). Supreme Court will rule in favor of nationwide same sex marriage in June. But DeLay, who left Congress in 2006 and spent much of the next decade successfully fending off money laundering charges, isn’t ready to concede defeat..
Vermont, which was the first state to allow civil unions for same sex couples, contacted PayPal with its own proposition. “PayPal, heard you pulled expansion plans in NC. If you’re looking for a tolerant state with a thriving tech hub, we’d welcome you in VT,” Governor Peter Shumlin tweeted to the company.
SYDELL: Well, it does fit in, because one of the ways that Google sells you ads is it knows what you’re searching for, and so it can give you ads that are targeted to you. So now, for example, maybe you go you buy a book on traveling to Italy, and then when you go to search, you discover you’re getting ads for Italy. Or maybe you’re searching for something about Italy, and when you go to the book site, you discover, oh, books about Italy..
The Clinton Foundation has done a lot of good in the world, but Ms. Clinton was disturbingly cavalier in allowing a close aide to go on its payroll while still at State, and in failing to erect the promised impenetrable wall between the foundation and the government. She would have to do better in the White House..
The fight over Initiative 77 in the District reminds me of my time at the store. Small businesses insisting they can’t pay their workers more, owners cultivating the “family” ethos, and employees tying their worth and identity to the operators’ ideology. When I say ideology, I mean a powerful system of meaning that presents itself as common sense.
And reserve the next phone that Apple produces. Computers and tablets are in demand. And about those packets of budget bras: Couldn’t they send Victoria’s Secret, please? As for men, they’d like some little blue pills.. It kinda sad someone would go to such lengths in OPs photo, when that is definitely something a kid would say. Again, he has no idea it means anything special, he just saying stuff. Most of which he doesn remember 5 minutes later.