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Well, I finally responded to my cousin's anti-Obama emails. For years, family members have been getting emails that can be easily debunked, but they have been mostly met with silence, as most saw it ...
by Chris Tomas
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 04:52 PM PST with 25 Recommends
My parents are elderly, mid-80's. Retired, live down in the Republican bastion of Marco Island, Florida. Life-long Republicans who watch Fox News. Today my father called me to say he was having a ...
by mumtaznepal
Comment Count 367 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 12:19 PM PST with 630 Recommends
This incident took place a few years ago and I just realized this is what a death panel does. I was sitting in the waiting room of the Dermatologists office while my husband had Mohs surgery on ...
by lxxf
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 11:53 AM PST with 15 Recommends
This Petraeus incident was no accident! You know it, I know it and now the world knows it! All thanks to Fox News! So here's what really happened ! And guess who was right in the middle of it? ...
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 253 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 03:34 PM PST with 345 Recommends
My Photoshop/iMovie skilz are sorely wanting, so I'll leave this to more capable hands ( Dood ? Vor ??) Anyway, here goes: The print version looks something like this: Headline: Ryan's plan for ...
by occams hatchet
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Aug 13, 2012 at 12:18 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Refusing To Sign Up Will Kill The Poor GOP governors, most notably, Rick Scott of Florida, Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Rick Perry of Texas, and Bobby Jindal of Louisiana, are proud to tell their ...
by Jillian Barclay
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jul 11, 2012 at 07:49 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
In modern politics it is cool for pundits to breathlessly claim "Both sides do it" because they are too lazy or dishonest to point out the very big obvious differences. Pundits love to throw ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 122 comments on Tue Jul 03, 2012 at 10:29 AM PDT with 380 Recommends
KosAbility is a community diary series posted at 5 PM ET every Sunday and Wednesday by volunteer diarists. This is a gathering place for people who are living with disabilities, who love someone ...
by ulookarmless
Comment Count 56 comments on Sun Aug 05, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
On another site's forum today, a conservative wrote disapprovingly of another commenters' use of the phrase "real death panels" in connection with the kidney donor who cannot get insurance. He ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2012 at 01:50 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
That's one way of looking at it. Another way is that my aging parents are convening a gathering of their children to discuss their specific requests for end of life treatment. First, they want us ...
by ibar88
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jun 14, 2012 at 11:05 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Following yesterday's explosive New York Times article on the Administration's secret "Kill List," today's paper has a lead editorial on "Too Much Power for a President." The editorial, like the ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu May 31, 2012 at 06:08 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Fox is at it again . What's Al Franken misinforming America about? Franken: 'There are no death panels' ( THE ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 11:03 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
FOX Newscorp has a history of defending itself against claims that it distorts the truth and manipulates the news by claiming that it merely 'spins' what is perfectly interpretable political ...
by GayIthacan
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Democratic Congresspeople are, in essence, granting the legitimacy of the "Death Panels" talk and are expressing a willingness to get rid of them in order to win in the November elections. It is ...
by Vote4Obamain2012
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 12:13 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
If you LOVE Rush Limbaugh you probably suck to be around. Unhappy, unpleasant, racist, backwards, sexist, homophobic conspiracy theorists who hate hate hate and fear fear fear. At this point ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 178 comments on Mon Mar 12, 2012 at 05:02 PM PDT with 399 Recommends
Asked by Chris Wallace why he's only donated 1.7% of his income to charity (contrasted with President Obama whose donated 14% and Mitt Romney whose donated 13%) Rick Santorum essentially blames the ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 05, 2012 at 11:06 AM PST with 30 Recommends
by Denis G. Campbell Editor, UKProgressive.co..uk CARDIFF “Rick Santorum’s ridiculous statements are thought of in The Netherlands in the same vein as those by the North Korean dictator (Kim ...
by DenisinWales
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 07:08 AM PST with 32 Recommends
One of the strongest arguments for euthanasia is the moral argument. That arguement states that it is more "moral" to let someone die than to live in a certain state. It is simply more "moral" let ...
by tomh
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 13, 2012 at 10:18 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Tomorrow is it. That's the deadline for the California State Senate to vote on SB 810, Single Payer health care for California. They have nineteen votes; they need two more. They took a vote a week ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 10:08 AM PST with 103 Recommends
In 2010 after the passage of the Affordable Care Act, there were talk of death panels deciding which patients live and which ones die. The fear of these death panels so enraged the elderly and the ...
by mariefla
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Jan 24, 2012 at 04:18 PM PST with 118 Recommends