Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Daily Blend: Tuesday, November 13, 2012

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Bill Donohue (President, Catholic League)
Bill Donohue
  • Boy Scouts loses UPS grants due to anti-gay policies. More of this from other sponsors, please.
    (via Joe. My. God.)

  • Clusterfuck of assholery: Dumbass parents accuse (straight) high school teacher of turning their 18-year-old daughter into a lesbian; in return, principal destroys teacher’s career.
    (via Wonkette)

  • Is it just me, or does Bill Donohue [pictured] sound even more childishly petulant than usual?

  • The American Family Association is all verklempt that a Pennsylvania high school hockey league is no longer “promoting patriotism and love of country” by eliminating the National Anthem over budgeting issues.

  • What If: a 100-foot-wide diamond meteor hit the Earth at the speed of light? (Prognosis: Even worse than I guessed.)

  • Be sure to watch Pixar’s beautiful, Oscar-nominated short film La Luna right here. I knew astronomers had it wrong, somehow …
    (via @BadAstronomer)

  • And finally, here’s a lilliputian Leporidae enjoying some Daucus carota:
    (via @BadAstronomer)

    Baby rabbit being fed a carrot while standing on its hind legs
  • If you have any story suggestions, feel free to leave them in the comments or send them in.