Tag: Twitter

A reminder that all rights are human rights

A story in the Guardian newspaper about a Twitter thread that went horribly off course — because, evidently, too many people are satisfied with ignorance, with characterizing the “new freedom” as a right to be a bigot.

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WATCH LIVE: Wash. Senate vote on marriage

Via Twitter, above is a shot of the standing-room-only crowd tonight in the gallery of the Washington Senate, which is reportedly set to debate and vote on a marriage equality bill at 8 p.m. Central time (6 p.m. Pacific)....

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10 Twitter suggestions for Astros’ new name

During a press conference yesterday Houston Astros owner Jim Crane suggested he would be open to changing the teams name. Crane also announced cheaper beer ($5!) at Astros’ games, new rules permitting fans to bring their...

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