22 Aug 2011

For Jack Layton

      The Way We Were (mp3)       Bye Jack… I always liked this one simple quote from Jack… I think maybe it says a lot about his fundamental outlook on life. “When you’re sick, you present your medicare card, not your credit card. New Democrats will not stand idly by. We will

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21 Aug 2011

“Obama bans war criminals, except our own”

The one thing, the main thing, the central point, that Nat Hentoff is obviously too obtuse to get, is that Barack Obama doing all the things that George Bush and Dick Cheney deserve to be in prison for doing is a good thing, because he’s a “Democrat”. If he was

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21 Aug 2011

How To Help Obama Win A Second Term

“The only bills that I’ve voted for, for the most part, since I’ve been in the Senate, were introduced by Republicans or by George Bush.” — Senator Barack Obama @ 2min 18sec The biggest mistake I see many make when trying to sell Obama to the independents and liberals and

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16 Aug 2011

A Trip Down Memory Lane With Senator Obama

“The only bills that I’ve voted for, for the most part, since I’ve been in the Senate, were introduced by Republicans or by George Bush.” — Senator Barack Obama @ 2min 18sec

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09 Aug 2011

Bat Sh*t: It Doesn’t Take An Einstein

David Edwards writes this morning at RawStory that U.K. sales of aluminum bats up over 6,500%: Several days of rioting and looting in London have turned into a temporary boon for the sporting goods business. Figures from Amazon.co.uk show that sales of self-defense items like bats have skyrocketed in recent

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02 Aug 2011

Who Pays For The ‘Grand Compromise’?

George Zornick writing at The Nation has done a good job of enumerating who it is that will foot the bill for Obama’s grand compromise. An amazingly ‘bipartisan’ compromising of principle that has given Boehner and the Republicans 98% of what Boehner was demanding as their share of ‘sacrifice’. …as

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02 Aug 2011

Morning

Apparently, the lifeboat department was cut. Too socialist, or something…

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01 Aug 2011

It Is Not Obama’s Fault

It is not Obama’s fault that even though he promised transparency there are still some people who are still unable to see through him. Obama is not incompetent, nor is he stupid. He has a history of setting very high goals for himself and of achieving the goals he sets

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23 Jul 2011

In Memoriam

by Vivek Chauhan, a young film maker, together with naturalists working with the Sanctuary Asia network – www.sanctuaryasia.com ? ? ? ? ? Hat tip to DharmaSyd…

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22 Jul 2011

God’s Approval Rating Gone All To Hell

And you think your favorite politician is in the dumps and just can’t get no respect no more? “Dissatisfaction and anger with the federal government is nothing new, but now even Almighty God“, writes David Edwards at RawStory, “is having a tough time getting support from the public.” A recently

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