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Presidential Baby Names: Barack Missing, George Sinking

The Social Security Administration keeps track of the 1000 most popular boys’ and 1000 most popular girls’ baby names in the United States each year. For kicks this evening, I looked up the last name of each president since Franklin Delano Roosevelt, plus the big three of Washington, Jefferson and Lincoln. I’ve collected data on [...]

US Military Admits Lie About Civilian Deaths

When the world sees a lie like this one, people understandably begin to assume that everything the military says is a lie, and some people will even believe that the Americans aren’t killing anyone but civilians in Afghanistan. [...]

CafePress Dramatically Expands Line of Organic Sweatshop-Free Tees

CafePress has done something right, five times over.

Starting this week, the print-on-demand service has expanded its line one just one organic cotton sweatshop-free t-shirt from American Apparel, a unisex adult fitted t-shirt, by adding five more garments, each made sweatshop-free in the USA by American Apparel, each made with organic cotton. The new options [...]

ShirtCity Becomes a Viable if Limited Choice for Sweat-Free Sales

Seven months ago, I reviewed a number of online print-on-demand services — websites that allow you to put your designs on products and sell them for profit. Other reviews of these print-on-demand websites focused on the ease of use or stylishness of the products being printed upon, but I took a different tack, focusing upon [...]

Skreened Tops CafePress in Sweatshop-Free Organic Baby Clothing

Back in February, a representative of CafePress assured us in conversations that dark American Apparel shirts would be coming up for sale in the late summer. In the early fall, maybe more American Apparel organic shirts would be coming up too.

Uh huh. We’ve been hearing that line from CafePress for years now. Such [...]

Whatever You Do, Don't Page Dr. McCain! He's Got a Hatchet.

“That’s a hatchet, and THEN I would get out a scalpel.” — John McCain referring to his political approach during the October 15 2008 debate.

If you use a hatchet first, it doesn’t matter what you do afterward with that scalpel. Hoo boy, is John McCain sure using his hatchet tonight. Getting angry much, [...]

Ed Schultz, Partisan Hack on Sarah Palin Pregnancy Mud. Keep the Kids Out of It.

In response to news that Sarah Palin’s young daughter is pregnant, radio talk show host Ed Schultz just spent a segment huffing and fluttering about it all, then uttered the following over the air:

Well, the Republicans released a statement accusing the Democrats of mudslinging on this. I just say, if it’s mud, then why [...]

Bob Barr Cosponsored Legislation to Take Away Citizenship from American-Born Babies. How is Taking Away Rights Libertarian?

As I noted yesterday, since Barack Obama knifed the Constitution in the back with his pro-FISA flip flop, people have been writing to me with advice about how I should switch my vote to Bob Barr for President. See, they tell me, Bob Barr is the Libertarian Party candidate, and so he will be a [...]