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The Walking Brain-Dead

October 20, 2014

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The reasons Mitt Romney is losing

September 29, 2012

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  There are two major reasons for why Mitt Romney is trailing behind Barack Obama in virtually every poll, regardless of the political leanings of the polling entity, and regardless of the “unskewing” of polls that Fox News claims as proof-positive that Romney is actually crushing Obama in public opinion (on the Bizarro-Reverse world). The […]

There oughtta be a law against legislated morality

February 13, 2012

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“Putting the 10 Commandments in school isn’t going to stop children from misbehaving anymore than placing Gideon Bibles in hotel rooms is going to stop people from committing adultery.” — Richard Dawkins, Author and noted Atheist Dawkins’ quote — like the bulk of his writing — is true, because as much as we would like […]

Congratulations, America: You’re officially unncessary

January 29, 2012

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The nation’s biggest political-action committees have raised $66 million so far this year — all of it for Republican presidential candidates. That’s roughly nine-and-a-half times more than any one of those candidates has raised in public campaign financing. The people behind Super PACs know how to influence elections (or “buy politicians” as it’s more accurately […]

Austerity: Just what we don’t need, delivered by people who won’t be harmed by it

August 17, 2011

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We keep hearing about austerity measures being implemented in countries all over the world, desperately trying to reign in spending to combat enormous, out-of-control budget deficits and national debt. Not only is America slithering dangerously toward a double-dip recession, but so is nearly all of Europe. Even Europe’s strongest core economies — Germany, France, and […]

Gingrich: Counting on a stupid, forgetful & gullible electorate

May 16, 2011

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If you ever had any doubt that what laughingly passes for a “qualified presidential candidate” these days is nothing more than a lying hypocrite who wants you to listen to what he says instead of making note of what he’s done, look no further than Newt Gingrich. “Judge me by what I can do for […]

Republicans: If you can’t learn history, rewrite it

May 16, 2011

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Everybody has or had a subject in school that was difficult for them. Whether it was math, science, social studies or history, we’ve all been down that path of “I’ll *never* learn this!” Apparently, Republicans – and particularly their most vocal public faces – have decided to forego even *trying* to learn history. Instead, they […]