Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Entries posted by Doug Thompson (Page 49)
Stories written by Doug Thompson

Want the facts on our stories? Ask us here

Because of some flubs since Capitol Hill Blue went online on October 1, 1994, some feel the reporting on this web site can’t be trusted.  We disagree but I have…

The Supremes and Westboro Baptist Church: The high price of freedom

The Supremes and Westboro Baptist Church: The high price of freedom

Back when the CBS news magazine 60 Minutes had a feature called “point/counterpoint” featuring conservative pundit James J. Kilpatrick and liberal Shana Alexander, Kilpatrick opened a defense of the First…

A new way to bare all in therapy

A new way to bare all in therapy

Patients visiting therapists are expected to bare their souls but when they visit Manhattan therapist Sarah White, she bares herself. While her patients, mostly men, White strips as they talk…

I no longer believe George W. Bush called the Constitution a ‘god damned piece of paper’

I no longer believe George W. Bush called the Constitution a ‘god damned piece of paper’

For the record, I do not believe President George W. Bush ever called the U.S. Constitution a “god damned piece of paper.” There was a time when I did believe…

Walker’s plan would hurt Wisconsin schools

Walker’s plan would hurt Wisconsin schools

Gov. Scott Walker is plowing ahead with his full plan for balancing Wisconsin‘s budget, proposing massive cuts to public schools even as he faces a stalemate over his proposal to…

As usual, rhetoric overwhelms facts in Wisconsin debate

As usual, rhetoric overwhelms facts in Wisconsin debate

The facts have been overshadowed by rhetoric at the Wisconsin Capitol, where protesters and politicians have been engaged in a tense standoff over the governor’s proposal to strip most public…

Go to bar, get drunk, get naked

Go to bar, get drunk, get naked

An apparently frustrated 34-year-old married woman in Sarasota, Florida, walked into the Thirsty Turtle Bar earlier this week, downed a few drinks, went to the ladies room and returned to…

Chaos we got: So, where’s the order?

Chaos we got: So, where’s the order?

“Out of chaos comes order,” Friedrich Nietzsche once said. If true, then maybe there is hope because chaos, folks, is what we have all around us today. Congress? Chaos. The…

Sarah Palin’s dirty secrets: Fake letters, silent marriage, nude photos

Sarah Palin’s dirty secrets: Fake letters, silent marriage, nude photos

A draft manuscript of former Sarah Palin aide Frank Bailey’s tell-all book, Blind Allegiance, reveals a woman who wrote fake letters to the editor praising her accomplishments in office, doesn’t…

A little bathroom sex for Christina Aguilera

A little bathroom sex for Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera must really have the hots for new beau Matthew Rutler since splitting with husband John Bratman. According to the current of U.S. Weekly, the Burlesque star and Rutler…