Posting History for Dave The Sandman
|Bibles & Guns Brought Us Here....
Its never a dull day in Politics when that great sage of the swamp Daddy Duckwit (Phil Robertson) decides to pull on the waders and jump feet first into the election run of his close relative Zach ...
|Dave The Sandman||10/30/2014||6||2||-||-|
|Time for a new campaign: Can Ann
If there is one thing the right wing echo chamber of lies and hate is good at producing, especially in the US, its hateful poisonous loudmouths who seem to deliberately troll any old current affairs ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/02/2014||16||11||-||-|
|Texas GOP Platform: Houston, we have a problem.
Well, some enterprising young journos over at the Houston Chronicle managed to get their hands on a draft copy of the 2014 Texas Republican Party Platform, and boy oh boy... .its a doozie ! Seems ...
|Dave The Sandman||06/06/2014||86||152||2||-|
|Joe's Low Blow
In the ever changing wingnut welfare funded tag team event that is America's Most Poisonous Pundit a few names dominate the ring. Rush "Jabber The Gut" Limbaugh wobbles around like some bile spewing ...
|Dave The Sandman||06/02/2014||11||31||1||-|
|If It Walks Like A Duck.....
Well, I guess Phil Robertson, Duckwit paterfamilias and in house preacher to his shabby camo clad clan of yuppie Faux-Billies thought that the dust had settled. He thought the Eeevyl Librul Meeja ...
|Dave The Sandman||05/24/2014||9||20||-||-|
|The Hobby Lobby Slippery Slope
Im observing this cackfest court case, as are many of my fellow tea sipping pith helmet wearing countrymen, with rotating combinations of slack jawed amazement and snorty nose sniggers. I saw ...
|Dave The Sandman||03/27/2014||94||88||3||-|
|Religious Persecution: Reality Edition
Right now across the USA, and especially in Arizona where Janzilla just vetoed one hate the gay bill, and in Ohio where a similar bill was killed off yesterday before reaching a vote in light of the ...
|Dave The Sandman||02/27/2014||20||16||1||-|
|Eastside Catholic High School: Out of the mouths of babes...
Sometimes in this crazy world we live in it is the youngest members of our societies who stand up and remind us what true human decency, integrity, bravery and compassion are. Sometimes it is they ...
|Dave The Sandman||12/20/2013||8||17||-||-|
|Pope Frank: Not So Radical Really
Now lets get this cleared up right at the start. Im not what could be called a moderate atheist. Im one of the ones who likes to point the finger and scream "J'Accuse!" And boy oh boy, when it comes ...
|Dave The Sandman||11/29/2013||27||53||-||-|
|ODS : Mass Shootings Edition
What with all the non-scandals still flapping around like bats in the GOP belfry, and the inevitable clunky launch of the ACA website and services, it seems like Obama Derangement Syndrome (ODS) has ...
|Dave The Sandman||10/23/2013||2||4||-||-|
|World War C
Well its that time of year again when the Birchbagger insane clown posse and evangelical death cultists of the US Religulous Reich wheel out the fainting couches, put on the pearls and twin sets or ...
|Dave The Sandman||10/15/2013||1||1||-||-|
|William Calley: The Precedent For A Bradley Manning Presidential Pardon
There is a lot of talk about the potential for a presidential pardon for poor Bradley Manning. Personally I think there are two hopes of that happening, and one of them is Bob. There is also some ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/22/2013||19||6||-||-|
|Hammers and Nails: The Death of John Wrana, WW2 vet
"If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail." Abraham Maslow First up you will need to familiarize yourself with the details of the latest in the long list of almost weekly ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/06/2013||6||4||-||-|
|FAWN NEWS EXCLUSIVE: Breaking In Wisconsin: Dr Giggles Is Dead
In a breaking news exclusive hot from the great state of Wisconsin we have learned that the arch nemesis of all things American, wolf in baby deer's clothing, and known terrorist "Dr Giggles" is dead.
|Dave The Sandman||08/02/2013||8||13||-||-|
|The Truth On Marriage Equality
Well, over here in LimeyLand we have taken one more slow rumbling step towards that most noble of American ideals - "With Liberty And Justice For ALL". In a last minute deal between the saner ...
|Dave The Sandman||05/22/2013||7||2||-||-|
|New Orleans - This Months Mass Shooting Location
Happy Mothers Day And how better, in that terminally psychotic country across the big blue briny Great Sanity Divide, to mark the occasion with a parade, bands, happy dancing clapping crowds.... ...
|Dave The Sandman||05/13/2013||3||11||-||-|
|American History X
I'm astounded that Michelle Bachmann, Rick Perry, Louis Gohmert and all the rest of the mouth breathing pond scum Dominionist True Blue Christians(tm) who want to turn the US into the Christian Iran ...
|Dave The Sandman||05/12/2013||4||6||-||-|
|The SCOTUS needs an enema
Even though it is recognized that the US legal system is based heavily on that of the UK as a Brit I would argue that yours is infinitely more complex and, unfortunately, full of weak links that ...
|Dave The Sandman||02/28/2013||6||7||-||-|
In the murky waters of the gun control debate its been a busy old few days at the Bottom Of The Barrel, where some of life's' less attractive examples of walking talking monkey have been busy ...
|Dave The Sandman||01/17/2013||1||3||-||-|
|Guns = A Defense Against Tyranny?
From here outside the gold fish bowl of US politics I'm sitting in slack jawed amazement of the number of times Ive read or heard in your media this quackadoodle argument trotted out that the 2nd ...
|Dave The Sandman||01/14/2013||29||7||-||-|
|Oxymoronic Phrases 101: The Responsible Gun Owner
First may I thank and congratulate fellow KOS diarist Bob , whose excellent Open Letter can be found here at http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/12/19/1172107/-An-Open-Letter-to-Advocates-of-...
|Dave The Sandman||12/20/2012||83||10||-||-|
|NOSTRADUMBASS DAY COMETH!!!
Sorry...was I shouting? Its just the Spiteful Schadenfreude Monkey within is dancing with glee. For my chums NOSTRADUMBASS DAY is nearly here. Oh yes indeedy, the Glorious 22nd is nearly upon us.
|Dave The Sandman||12/19/2012||16||4||-||-|
|The Usual Suspects
Well, its hardly been enough time for the cordite smoke to clear, and the blood to dry on the school corridors of Sandy Hook. Its too soon apparently, as usual, to talk about gun control, but ...
|Dave The Sandman||12/17/2012||4||7||-||-|
|Strict 2nd Interpretation
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
|Dave The Sandman||12/15/2012||19||6||-||-|
|Remembrance Day: A Eulogy For My Friend
Today in the UK it is Remembrance Day, our version of the US Veterans Day. And now that the US election dust has settled, the balloons and confetti have been swept away, and across the Atlantic from ...
|Dave The Sandman||11/11/2012||3||3||-||-|
|An Open Letter to Bishop Paprocki
As reported on the websites of Right Wing Watch and Crooks & Liars Bishop Thomas John Paprocki of Springfield Illinois posted an open letter and accompanying video to his diocese warning of the ...
|Dave The Sandman||09/28/2012||11||21||-||103|
|Are Elected School Boards A Good Idea?
I springboard on other KOS diarists stuff quite a bit, and a recent one from Downstate Democrat about the school board in Chicago not being elected but appointed by the Mayor kicked me into writing ...
|Dave The Sandman||09/10/2012||42||1||-||112|
|Four Yorkshiremen In Tampa
As I sit and watch the snippets of the GOP HateFest 2012, with its Nuremberg like chants of USA USA! and WE BUILT THIS!, and Olympic standard athleticism in the field of Bare Faced Lying I could not ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/30/2012||3||7||-||61|
|Ryan on Rights, God 'n Government
In my online posts, including the ones here, a consistent theme is my trying to engender in my US chums a spirit of challenging politicians for the stupid things they say. These are no longer the ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/22/2012||9||6||-||56|
|Ryan's New Guru
In the latest episode of The Point, a show produced by The Young Turks network, (its at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3lwG4MytSI&feature=plcp) a panel was asked by PZ Myers whether they agreed ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/19/2012||5||7||-||67|
|Ryan, Rand and a bucket full of red herrings
Seems that hanging around with Walter Mitty RMoney has meant that Ryan has caught a nasty dose of Etch-A-Sketch Fever. The man who has spent his whole political career grubbing in the filth and ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/16/2012||2||3||-||54|
|Playing The Faith Card
Ok, in this blog I am going to try my hardest to keep the anger fairy encouraging me to turn the outrage and sarcasm up to 11 off my left shoulder. In order to do this I'm going to have to get ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/12/2012||21||12||-||111|
|Another day, another song
I like to share music with mates, especially when you get to bring out something old and say.... wow aint that still relevant . I love the stuff Tom Morello is doing now with the Occupy facing gigs ...
|Dave The Sandman||08/04/2012||5||2||-||22|
|Plus Ca Change....
plus c'est la même chose The more things change, the more they stay the same One of my all time favorite rap acts was The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy ... I loved the sounds, and loved the way ...
|Dave The Sandman||07/30/2012||6||1||-||36|
|On Atheism and US Religulous Reich Hypocrisy
Over at the guest blog maintained by my friend, intellectual bud, and bro Al Stefanelli I posted a few strident guest articles. Some are a little dated as they involved runners in the GOP primary ...
|Dave The Sandman||07/29/2012||28||2||-||137|
In a well written and reasoned diary post cross posted to Crooks & Liars a KOSsack suggests its time for my American chums to sit down and have a sane and reasoned conversation about gun ownership ...
|Dave The Sandman||07/21/2012||375||391||10||2004|
|If ALL Muslims are terrorists....
My US chums across The Great Sanity Divide (aka the Atlantic) have no doubt heard the oft repeated mantra, made famous by that anorexic skinwaste Ann Coulter, that "ALL Muslims are terrorists ...
|Dave The Sandman||07/10/2012||3||2||-||59|
|Where reality is an abstract concept.
Legislatures in North Carolina and Virginia have decided that "sea level rise" is some evil conspiracy by enviromentalist tree huggers and commie pinko liburals working in tandem with a global cabal ...
|Dave The Sandman||07/02/2012||6||2||-||37|
|US Democracy R.I.P.
Like other Kos fans I am appauled at what has happened in Wisconsin. If an ex-pat Brit and yankophile feels like that, god only knows how my US mates, and particularly chums in Wisconsin, must be ...
|Dave The Sandman||06/07/2012||12||7||-||81|
I wrote this article for a friends blog back in March when the Roman Catholc Church vs US Women war on sanity and compassion was at its peak. In light of the recent article in Daly Kos about ...
|Dave The Sandman||06/01/2012||7||4||-||50|
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