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Archive for October, 2007

Does Karen Hughes Resignation Signal A Strike On Iran?

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

Tea leave reading is clearly not an exacting science…but if I were asked to interpret the announced resignation of longtime Bush crony Karen Hughes, I would conclude that it signals the likelihood that stealth president Dick Cheney has succeeded in convincing his presidential placeholder, George W. Bush, to launch a ...

Bush the Fiscal Conservative, Now That’s Comedy…

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

Ed Brayton says it best: “In other words, Bush has handed us and our children a $3.5 trillion We Owe Them, which can only be paid for with tax increases in the future. There is one iron law of budgets, repeat it after me: If you are running deficits, there is ...

Quote of the Day 103107

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

Politics is not a battle for the middle. It is a battle for defining the terms of the political debate. It is a battle to be able to say what is the middle. — Big Tent Democrat, Talk Left Tags: BIO, Elections

Costumes, The Castro, & Culture: Is Gay Passe?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

I’m opposed to outright gay assimilation as I view it to be a form of capitulation …an ill-advised effort to fit in if you will. In so stating, I am not suggesting that gays embrace cultural isolationism  ; rather I favor preserving our homosexual identity while engaging the heterosexual community ...

An America-Hating Flagburner Said This

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

A local bookstore had these quotations displayed in their front window today: “A well-instruc ted people alone can be permanently a free people. All men having power ought to be distrusted to a certain degree. America was indebted to immigration for her settlement and prosperity. That part of America which had encouraged them ...

Will Gore take part in civil disobedience?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

From Alternet we get this article about Al Gore possibly considering a civil disobedience protest: (more…) Tags: General, BIO, Environment, Energy

Liberty is Dead

Monday, October 29th, 2007

That’s it. We’re done kids. The greatest experiment in democracy can’t survive long term. Our addiction to drama, turmoil, and petty bickering will kill it. Our passion for ridiculous drama is so ingrained, we invent them and call it news. Then, we quote this to each other like it’s from ...

Thousands Protest Oct 27th across the nation.

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Of course the majority of the MSM has little to say on the topic. But IndyMedia, Boston.com, LAT and IndyBay.org have good writeups on the protests held in 11 major American cities. The events were organized by UnitedForPea ceAndJustice  , their site has a great section on each city ...

Maybe We Should Fear Something Else…

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Bill Maher says it best… “This Halloween, every time you see something that’s supposed to scare you, like a skeleton or a severed head or the ingredients in diet pudding … take a moment and think about fear: What are you afraid of; what should you be afraid of. What’s really ...

U.S. Navy’s New Goal: Using Military Power to PREVENT War

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Good God, a bunch of leftwing girlymen have taken over the U.S. Navy! Preventing wars??? Will Halliburton and Exxon even permit this? The new strategy of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard states: “”We believe that preventing wars is as important as winning wars.” But, but look at all those ...

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