Posts from November 8, 2012

Mitt Romney Admits Defeat In Florida


Mitt Romney's presidential campaign finally conceded Florida to President Obama today, but they're not exactly being the most gracious losers. "The numbers in Florida show this was winnable," Romney Florida adviser Brett Doster told…

Towleroad Guide To The Tube #1244

“SUPPRESSION”: Karl Rove is desperately claiming Obama suppressed the vote. GRAPHIC EXAMPLE: This is what homophobia looks and sounds like. Warning, it’s graphic. RAVENOUS: Fifty Shades of Chicken. OH, FOX: Fox Channel offers distre…

7 Life Sentences For Arizona Shooter Jared Loughner


“Gabbie and I are done thinking about you,” said Mark Kelly, the astronaut husband of former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, at the sentencing of her shooter, Jared Loughner. Loughner opened fire at Giffords’ town hall being held at a Safeway in Jan…

Your Ears May One Day Be A Battery, Says Science


Let's take a break from this week's election to look at some technology of the not-too-distant future: an implant that turns your ears into batteries. From New Scientist: For the first time, an electrical device has been powered by the ear al…

Mitt Romney, The Saddest Man In The World


How do you think Mitt Romney's feeling right now? Probably not so great. Not only did he lose his last chance to win the White House, his campaign wasted about $25,000 for a fireworks display that never was, and his supporters' fair-weather q…