Wingnut Gift Lists Put the Party in Christmas Party

30 11 2007

Top 10 Political Gifts – From the Left
Ten Holiday Gift Ideas for Conservatives

Via BlogHer, where there’s lots more holiday fun and we’re encouraged to add our own custom-crafted gift lists, say for evolved homeschoolers or unschooling dads? Obviously we need some political gifts for Unity 08 sympathizers, disaffected moderates and other post-partisan types.

All my lists for giving and getting turn into book lists — this year I found a couple of great word books for my pubescent nephews, but geez, “Word Books for Pubescent Nephews” might be a bit too esoteric a list, even for BlogHer? 😉

Top 10 Political Gifts – From the Left by Morra Aarons-Mele

“What do you get for the political junkie who has everything? A Hillary Clinton nutcracker? A ticket out of Iowa? Here are some ideas- and while some scream “I guess I’ll give this to my father in law since I don’t know what else to get him,” there are some great gifts here, from silly to serious. Read on…”

Top 10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Conservatives by Dana Tuske

“What do I buy for my Uncle Hank, the die hard Republican? I’ve got ten great gift ideas sure to please the conservatives in your life…” (Don’t miss #5, “The Dittohead’s Guide to Adult Beverages.” And if you don’t know who The Dittohead is, that means this present’s not the right one for you.~ LS)

Give One, Get One

30 11 2007

Frisky cock of the snook to Daryl.  NPR did a piece about this intriguing idea today, and Daryl offered the link just now:

In order to accomplish our goal, we need people who believe in what we’re doing and want to help make education for the world’s children a priority, not a privilege.