“A writer is someone who is interested in all the arts, in politics, and of course the psychology of people. Someone passionate about everything.”
– Susan Sontag, Radio France Interview (“Regarding Susan Sontag,” from HBO)

An excerpt from the latest book by Taylor Marsh:

…This is the heart of infidelity – physical lust and longing that are separate from love. Having the ability to live in the eye of passion blocking all else out, not allowing the complications of feelings and emotions to enter the arena of desire. Nothing exists but two human animals finding their way to erotic release. Carnality can catch you up in its vortex where you find yourself doing things you never dreamed of before. Sexual acts of unbounded moral lethality or unlimited imagination can take you over a pleasure cliff you never knew existed, and over which you feel you have no control. When an affair is moored in the physical alone, no earthly responsibilities attached, the escape works like a narcotic. It becomes an obsession, and is equally as deadly as any drug. […]

Pat Buchanan Fires Back After Being Sacked at MSNBC

On a recent political show Bay Buchanan made a comment that the host might be getting a call from her brother soon. There was something in the conversation that teased something was about […]

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Introducing the Bob McDonnell Transvaginal Probe, Hand Crafted by Republicans

Since a proposed amendment to the bill”“a provision that would have had the patient consent to this bodily intrusion or allowed the physician to opt not to do the vaginal ultrasound”“failed on 64-34 vote, […]

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Santorum’s Money Man: ‘Back In My Days, They Used Bayer Aspirin For Contraception. The gals put it between their knees’

After picking herself up off the floor, “Excuse me, I’m just trying to catch my breath from that, Mr. Friess,” was all Andrea Mitchell could muster.

The one thing you don’t want to do as […]

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What Did Mitt Romney Do During Baptism Conversion Ceremonies of The Dead, Why Did he Do It & Who was Baptized?

When asked by Newsweek if he has done baptisms for the dead”“in which Mormons find the names of dead people of all faiths and baptize them, as an LDS representative says, to “open the […]

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America is a Woman

**updated**

The bishops’ opposition to contraception is not an argument for a “conscience exemption.” It is a way of imposing Catholic requirements on non-Catholics. This is religious dictatorship, not religious freedom. – Contraception Con Men, […]

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Republicans Wield Chimichanga Against Obama Camp

The chimichanga? It may be the only thing Republicans have left to offer Latinos. – Dana Milbank

But not to fear, the RNC Latino brigade is here.

Jim Messina shouldn’t apologize. He should be […]

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The Rick Santorum Sexual Inquisition & Our Media Idiocy

Despite the deep divide between some religious leaders and government officials over contraceptives, the latest New York Times/CBS News poll found most voters support the new federal directive that health insurance plans provide coverage […]

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Jackie Kennedy’s American Valentine, 50 Years Ago Today

“All these people come to see the White House and they see practically nothing that dates back before 1948,” Mrs. Kennedy said in a September 1, 1961 interview with Hugh Sidey of Life magazine. […]

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Secy. Clinton’s Strength at State Seen in Obama Budget

Provides $51.6 billion in discretionary funding for the Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), an increase of 1.6 percent, or $0.8 billion over the 2012 enacted level when including Overseas […]

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