Tuesday Twitter roundup

We'll start out with some dangerous nonsense:

TravisFain 11:13am via TweetDeck
Announced yesterday RT @JakeFrankel Asheville Tea Party throwing a 'Great Gun Giveaway' bit.ly/R3q7Ux #avlnews #avlelect #ncpol

Apparently this is their idea of how to solve problems like the Newtown massacre:

Just what you need under the Christmas tree to celebrate the birth of the baby Jesus...

wral 11:27am via twitterfeed
State funding to keep NC group homes open through January bit.ly/Wnjgbk

So...what does this mean? That the real fix won't come until after McCrory takes over? Somehow, that doesn't seem like the best approach...

NCStateAFLCIO 10:03am via Facebook
Why do lawmakers think jobless workers should pay for debt caused by tax cuts for employers? #ncga fb.me/1xbUebAKI

Because jobless workers generally don't max out on campaign contributions.

LiveWirePol 9:55am via Twitter for iPad
RT @NCPolicyWatch: New video details growing movement to repeal Citizens United shar.es/hsrHe #ncga #ncpol

And, here it is:

WWAY 11:18am via Tweet Button
Supreme Court says justice can hear case wwaytv3.com/2012/12/18/sup… #nc #ncpol #ilm #brunsco

This is probably a stupid question, but...did Justice Newby get to vote on whether he should be recused?

Okay, here's your Onion for the week:

The Onion‏@TheOnion

Female Friends Spend Raucous Night Validating The Living Shit Out Of Each Other http://onion.com/R3t7QP #OnionYIR



Twitterverse: Obama caving on cliff negotiations

I knew this would happen ... here's hoping there aren't enough votes in the House or Senate to go along with the rotten deal the president seems to be negotiating.


We are not amused.