Every nightmare has its beginning. For Harry Potter, it was perhaps the moment he purchased his first wand from Olivander’s and discovered that it contained the same feather-type as Lord Voldemort’s, sealing his fate to kill or be killed by the Dark Lord. For the U.S., it was probably the instant that John Boehner first lifted a gavel so large that it, all phallic metaphors aside, became a direct representation of the ham-fisted leadership we can expect from his new Congress.
Now, the Boehner Congress has introduced a bill to redefine rape for the noble purpose of denying raped women abortion coverage. You can lend your voice to the feminist outcry by joining in the #DearJohn campaign on Twitter or by signing here:
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So what else is in store from the Boehner Congress? Click here until you lose your nerve (or your lunch):
What else do Boehner and his Republican House have planned? Feel free to leave anything we missed in the comments.