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Senator Bernie Sanders is a friend of mine. After all he wrote the foreword to my second book, Playing Bigger Than You Are . I have the utmost respect for Elizabeth Warren. But I also have a lot ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 331 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 02:57 AM PDT with 296 Recommends
Here's a quick remake of senator, and now presidential candidate, Ted Cruz's inaugural campaign video for 2016. Cruz has so much substance, unfortunately, the wrong kind of substance. He's a smart ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 11:34 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
This column started as a mystery trying to ...
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 11:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
The outrage has been palpable. The excuses have been lame. The support for the actions of these 47 Senators has been non-existent. Will this culminate in charges being brought against these seditious,
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 05:01 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I first posted a version of this diary in 2011. On the 51st death anniversary of the last American President to be assassinated while still in office, it is useful to remember not John F. ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 12:18 PM PST with 96 Recommends
It is well worth a trip back to the Constitution to determine who has the ultimate responsibility for the IRS. SECTION 8 of the U.S. Constitution opens with: "The Congress shall have Power To lay ...
by otherwise
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 12:32 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
“You son of a bitch you moved the cemetery, but you left the bodies didn’t cha?!…You only moved the headstones!!” I wonder if Reince Preibus was screaming this to some elderly Republican ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 07:37 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Is it me or did something profound happen after this election? Obama won the election by a comfortable margin, even after all those hundreds of millions were wasted and FOX and the right wingers ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 08:17 AM PST with 6 Recommends
I first posted a version of this diary last year. On the 49th death anniversary of the last American President to be assassinated while still in office, it is useful to remember not John F. ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Nov 22, 2012 at 01:31 PM PST with 65 Recommends
Ok, so stop me if you've heard this one: A Cuban and a writer from GQ walk into the back room of a local community center in Miami's Little Havana neighborhood. The writer then asks the Cuban: GQ: "
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 05:30 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Sometimes I get so angry that I want to punch holes in the page with my pen. Unfortunately, in this day and age the best I can do is maybe hit all caps. So I will try that now: F**K YOU ORRIN HATCH ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 06:17 PM PST with 24 Recommends
I saw this brief story at Talking Points Memo that made me wonder about the Republican comeback and what that might look like. The story read as follows: "Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), the ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 07:55 AM PST with 5 Recommends
If read one more article about “why Romney lost” I am going to pass out. I turned it into a drinking game and so far I have gone through two bottles of Captain Morgan. In fact, I haven’t ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 06:43 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Cross Posted at The Progressive Zionist So... What now? Last night... the question asked of me by a good friend. What now? The President was re-elected, CA has a super-majority of Dems. running ...
by volleyboy1
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 10:40 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Finally, it’s that time! It’s been a long road to get here and soon it will be all over — At least for a few days until we start figuring out who is going to run in 2016. As for tomorrow, I ...
by tmcbpatriot
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 04:33 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Define Metaphor or Irony. Is it whose signs are made to stand even in Cleveland's taste of Sandy? That those Obama signs that didn't make it in the 80 mph winds still had their backbone, er base/ ...
by ClevelandAttorney
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 11:51 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Dear Kossacks: (CC: PBO, and Senator Brown) Thank you for reminding me, daily, why I never questioned my vote. Nor my need to vote. Nor my need to do more. With this in the Mail Box I think if I ...
by ClevelandAttorney
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 07:26 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
My Friends, Please accept my good wishes for a happy and healthy New Year for you and your families. May it bring good health, happiness, security and a sense of repose into your life. May the New ...
by H Scott Prosterman
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2012 at 11:14 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Sorry for the short diary but here is prime example #1 of just how out of touch Mitt Romney is with the average American... Romney says 'middle-income' $250k and below BOSTON (AP) — Mitt Romney ...
by volleyboy1
Comment Count 57 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2012 at 08:50 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Solutions v.s. Complaining. Actions v.s. Inaction. Both are easy words to understand, yet there are differences between to two. Solutions/Actions include seeking alternative opinions for the issue, ...
by kayla9170
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2012 at 02:34 PM PDT with 1 Recommend