Happy 70th, Neil. I’m surprised it’s taken me this long to come up with an excuse for posting that.
John Yoo and his uncrushed testicles turned 42 years old today. Because John Yoo is not, in fact, a conservative at all, he seems unbothered by the fact that his government managed to sustain itself f
One of few humans to become less coherent with the acquisition of language, the anthropological marvel known as “Camille Paglia” has spent most of the past six decades being paid by Salon
Let’s say it’s mid-August 2008. You’re a nationally unknown governor from a geographically large, demographically insignificant state. It’s true, of course, that you possess comically erra
Few actors on the fringes of American politics have been so consistently insane as David Joel Horowitz, who commences his eighth decade of douchebaggery today. Like the itinerant street prophets who d
(Spurred by popular demand — that is, a single query via Facebook — I’m resuming this series after nearly a year of neglect…) James Orson Bakker, one of the greatest religious
Doughy Pantload gobbled some cake today. He did so in a very serious, unprecedented way. Rather than try to summarize the life and work of a man who’s given the left blogosphere so much over the
Ralph Nader turns 74 today. After enjoying a breakfast of whole grain toast and Postum, the Green Party’s 2000 presidential candidate will receive his customary birthday tug job from Dick Cheney