Now There's a Poll I Can Really Get Behind: "Some interesting new polling from USA Today and Pew on income inequality finds that the American public broadly endorses class warfare." DAMN RIGHT.
Protests in Kiev: Spread outside the city.
The Pentagon Relaxes Restrictions on Religious Headgear in the Military: Along with beards/tattoos/piercings that have religious significance. Not to be a dick, but I hope this includes colanders.
Virginia's AG Will Challenge the State's Gay Marriage Ban: Says it's time for Virginia to be "on the right side of history."
Former Interim Seattle Police Chief Jim Pugel: In Warsaw, explaining to Polish parliament that the War on Drugs isn't so hot, and let's maybe try something else. Seattlepi.com quotes him saying:
Every nation, every society struggles with what to do with psychoactive drugs, with the problem of addiction. In the United States and certainly in the city of Seattle, we have found that many of our policies were causing more harm than the actual drugs that we were trying to police.
President Obama and VP Biden: Trying to halt the epidemic of rape on college campuses. They said some pretty awesome stuff yesterday. Obama: "To anyone out there who has ever been assaulted, you are not alone. You will never be alone. We have your back. I’ve got your back." Biden: "No one ever asks the person who got robbed at gunpoint in the street, 'Why were you there, what were you doing, what were you wearing?'" Thanks, dudes.
Stranger Film Genius Lynn Shelton: Having a pretty great week.
Justin Bieber: Arrested.