All Further Articles for 2012-05-25

Friday, May 25, 2012
In the Founding Tradition: Encouraging the Admirable Qualities of Man (Sic) With Lots and Lots of Guns
For reasons unfathomable to us, the right-wing Daily Caller is giving away a gun a week until Election Day. The gun, a high-capacity 9mm FMK9C1 engraved with the Bill of Rights, is made by a guy who attacks liberals for "promoting communism" and incessantly cites "our American Founders' dream (of) insuring those inalienable rights guaranteed to mankind by God" - especially firearm ownership. Except, actually, not. In a terrifying and instructive piece, The New Yorker's Jill Lepore explains why.
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Thursday, May 24, 2012
Sponsor A Uterus In Need, and Save An American Woman From Herself
With today's women facing so many choices, it's safe to assume most of the decisions they make will be wrong. Thus, the new Sponsor A Uterus program. Act now, and you get a welcome kit with the uterus' photo, biography and information about "the woman who happens to surround it." By some very funny people. "I'd like to sponsor a uterus but I'm easily distracted by other things...Can I arrange to have the uterus put down if I lose interest?" - one commenter
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