Bits & Pieces
How's Operation Tip the Planet Going? Gage has gotten $15 in the last week. The good news is that with the matching funds, that's really $30. Woot! Expect the Earth to start wobbling on its axis any moment now.
Alex Jones and the Truthers have gotten quite a bit of bad press the last couple of weeks. They both got a smackdown from Rachel Maddow the other day:
I'm not as big a fan of the comic book version of the 9-11 Commission Report as Rachel is; I found it a little dumbed down and melodramatic. But the Commission Report itself is terrific, as is the Popular Mechanics Debunking book. Still, kudos to her for delivering a well-deserved spanking to the Truthers, leatherlungs Jones, and all those who support them, including Matt Drudge, who apparently tweeted that 2013 would be the year of Alex Jones.
No surprise, Box Boy and a couple other Troofers were offended that Rachel hasn't looked at their pathetic evidence: