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Oh its easy enough to sit on the sidelines and stir up anxieties and fears, hatred and misgivings, spread negativity to all who listen to your message. Its goddamned easy to needle a president so ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 01:53 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Oh the one dimensional world of Lindsey Graham. As most of you know, I am a resident of one of the most regressive states in the union. One of our Senators is up for re-election this year, and he'...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 98 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
History was made today when the Senate voted to confirm Patricia Millett to the DC Circuit Court of Appeals. Patricia Ann Millett became the newest judge on the powerful D.C. Circuit Court of ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue Dec 10, 2013 at 10:23 AM PST with 127 Recommends
Tally-ho is also used as another way of saying " goodbye ". Yes it's horrible to bid the filibuster adieu says Dana Milbank in the Washington Post in this "naked power grab". Even though he ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Nov 22, 2013 at 05:52 PM PST with 10 Recommends
After cyber security experts testified in Congress yesterday, Republicans have released a report that was prepared in March of this year for the White House warning about Technical problems and ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 10:19 AM PST with 13 Recommends
(For the literary purists in the audience, I know it's a misquotation ). In what should be no surprise to anyone, states that are using their own systems to sign up Obamacare enrollees are meeting ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 08:59 AM PST with 176 Recommends
I hate to say it, but the taxed enough already crowd seems to love money more than they love our country. The government shutdown is more proof. These people want this to happen-no government is ...
by 40andholding
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 11:51 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
THE VOTERS HAVE SPOKEN! ... And what they've said is, "We're still mostly morons incapable of voting in our own best interests." Russ Feingold lost and the people of America voted for Republicans ...
by jbou
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue Nov 02, 2010 at 10:34 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
In a hilarious BBC front page article, the most trusted name in news tackles a question with a seeming obvious answer in the headline "Chile ...
by rogue robot
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Mar 02, 2010 at 07:40 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Representative Virginia Foxx (R Nutjob, 5th District NC) has refused to meet with her constituents during the August recess. When I talked with her directly and tried to schedule a meeting with her,
by irmaly
Comment Count 48 comments on Wed Aug 26, 2009 at 12:37 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I'm sick and tired of playing defense to the Republicans on the health care issue. We are the Party of the People, right? Why are we allowing ourselves to fall into the traps they ...
by irmaly
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 10:23 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Representative Virginia Foxx (R Nutjob-NC 5th District) has refused to meet individually with her constituents to talk ...
by irmaly
Comment Count 100 comments on Fri Aug 21, 2009 at 11:33 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Okay. As my father used to say, "We're where we are." It's pretty clear that the Democrats (Obama included) are not going to insist on a Public Plan in the final health care bill. Hell, we can ...
by irmaly
Comment Count 100 comments on Sun Aug 16, 2009 at 11:39 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Huffington Post today reports a strong message from Howard Dean on the fate of the Public Plan and the ...
by irmaly
Comment Count 550 comments on Thu Aug 13, 2009 at 12:44 PM PDT with 942 Recommends
I thought this should be sent out. It points out some very important things. More after the jump.
by Lava20
Comment Count 72 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2009 at 02:24 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
I get it. I totally get it. Maybe you got it decades ago, but, you see - my political awareness was entirely formed under Republican majority rule. In my life I have enjoyed exactly 10 days of ...
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 08:43 AM PST with 45 Recommends
I'll keep this short and sweet. Usually the FP keeps everyone updated on this, and I know there's primary mania going on everywhere right now, but this is important: In the final month,
by JustAngry
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2008 at 10:04 PM PST with 9 Recommends