12 Jul 2011

Another Bright Republican Idea: House to Vote to Ban Rules on New Light Bulbs

From the AP: “Having to buy a squiggly fluorescent light bulb is an affront to personal freedom,” some lawmakers are saying as the House decides whether to overturn a law setting new energy-efficiency standards for the bulbs. House Republicans are pushing legislation that would overturn measures in a 2007 energy

21 Jun 2011

Did Anyone Else Get This E-mail From Joe Biden

David — The President and I have a routine — we get lunch together almost every Friday. But all I get is lunch. You could be one of four supporters to have dinner with him soon. Donate $5 or more today to have your name automatically thrown in the hat

27 Apr 2011

Comander-In-Chief Is Not a Synonym for POTUS

The first paragraph of the HuffPo article on the release of Obama’s long form Birth Certificate reads as follows… WASHINGTON — Per his directive, the White House released on Wednesday President Barack Obama’s “long form” birth certificate, the document whose absence has long been at the heart of the conspiracy-riddled discussion

14 Mar 2011

What’s the Difference Between…

Joseph McCarthy and Peter King…their names

Barack Obama and George W. Bush…How they got in to an Ivy League school

05 Mar 2011

Rally At Quantico for Bradley Manning March 20th at 2:00 PM

There will be a rally and march in support of Bradley Manning on March 20th at 2:00pm. The rally will begin at Main St. and Route 1, Triangle, VA . Get directions here. For details go to the BMSN. There will be a rally with speakers including David House immediately

17 Feb 2011

This Could Never Happen At a GWB Administration Speech

                                             (Ray McGovern after being arrested at HRC speech                                                        picture from Partnership for Civil Justice) This could never happen at a GWB Administration Speech. Why? Because everyone would have had to sign a “loyalty oath” before being allowed in. This is, however, unacceptable in no uncertain terms in the

14 Feb 2011

Where Have All The Activists Gone?

 It is hard to describe how inspired I am by the democracy movements in the Middle East and North Africa. They are real activist standing in the streets, risking the retribution of an authoritarian regime to accomplish what most would think is unachievable. However, when I comment that a popular

12 Feb 2011

Now Can We Get the Hell out of Iraq and Afghanistan

Watching the people of Egypt the past two and a half weeks, and seeing the outcome of a people’s persistence only reinforces the notion that democracy can never be imposed through the gun sights of an outside force. It is time to get the hell out of Iraq and Afghanistan!

09 Feb 2011

U.S. Gov’t Supports Mubarak to Please Their Wall Street Masters

The people of Egypt are hungry. The people of Tunisia are hungry. The people of Haiti are hungry. The people of Yemen are hungry. The global food crisis is the major issue driving the populist rebellions or the likelihood of rebellions in these and other poor countries. One of the

31 Jan 2011

March On Quantico in Support of Bradley Manning (Part 3) Scheduled for 3/20/2011

Although the emphasis on Bradley’s case has turned to a focus on his treatment and civil rights, I think it is important to bring the reason he is being imprisoned to the forefront again.