YouTube user Tumwatl uploaded and transcribed this exhilarating clip from the Rachel Maddow show. I encourage every American to watch this. In the first minute she dispels the fringe theories of the right-wing, but then at 1:17 she gets right down to the structure of the two party system. Her salient argument is that we need vigorous debate […]Read More Rachel Maddow explains the election
From the transcript: ROMNEY: We’re going to have to have employers in the new economy, in the economy I’m going to bring to play, that are going to be so anxious to get good workers they’re going to be anxious to hire women. Let’s start with that First clause: “We’re going to have to have […]Read More Current (male) workers are not-good and exceptions can be made for (good) female workers.
Pretty decent set of questions written to show how closely you align with several presidential candidates on key issues. Show me yours and I’ll show you mine! Which Candidate do You Side With? (The Quiz does not rate how much you care, or how tired you might be of the whole “democracy” thing.)Read More Which Candidate do You Side With?
Legalize Everything – Einstein 2012 – YouTube.Read More Legalize Everything – Einstein 2012
Cheers to Scott Smith for pointing me in the direction of Amadi Talks today, in regards to the unbelievably cold-hearted, counter-productive, elitist, faux-religious nonsense of the year. Here is a brief bit of what Amadi says: Komen has said that this decision arose from a new policy of not funding any organization that is under government […]Read More Donate to Planned Parenthood
The GOP hates people who aren’t white, straight, Christian, and rich.Read More “Gingrich: Gay Republicans, Don’t Vote For Me, Vote For Obama”
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This popped up on Slog – the online aspect of Seattle’s fantastic The Stranger. I am, of course, a regular reader. And today they mention Illinois! Why, my goodness, that’s where I live! This is relevant to me! How wonderful to see news of my beloved home-state swoop in from abroad like a… Oh. Oh no. […]Read More News on the March
1) Who is oppressing Christmas? 2) Being gay and serving in the military is an expression of individual freedom. Being Christian and forcing an entire public school to take time out of education (the primary purpose of a school) so that some kids can pray, is a restriction of individual freedom. The first is an […]Read More Rick Perry is Anti-American
“2012 National Defense Act: ‘Terrifying’ And Must Be Stopped” One of the articles he refers to. The media should be having a field day with this, but they’re not. I don’t understand why. Whether the waiver has been added to protect American citizens or not, the fact that an attempt to enact a law that […]Read More Guantanamo Won’t Be Big Enough