Mark Twain: Demon-possessed -- Kevin Swanson, the Colorado pastor and host of Generations Radio. I guess all the great ones are demon-possessed.
- It's not even Banned Books Week, and yet Xristian Xrazie Republicans in Alabama (Motto: home of the nearly wed and newly dead) want to ban Nobel Prize-winning black author Toni Morrison's 1970s-era novel The Bluest Eye from schools. Also, too: racism. (The Atlantic)
- He Had A Dream, Too - White-supremacist felon Richard Schmidt was found with arsenal of 18 guns, more than 40,000 rounds of ammunition, and bulletproof body armor. Besides the arsenal, he had lists of Jewish and black leaders in Detroit, MI. (Think Progress)
- Sibling Rivalry - The most important Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs in our nation's history, maybe ever Liz Cheney has stated, for the record, that she is opposed to same-sex marriage: "I am strongly pro-life and I am not pro-gay marriage," and thus opposed to her sister Mary's marriage. Thanksgiving will be interesting this year chez Blam-Blam. (Maddow Blog)