Monthly Archives: March 2012

[3-28-12] “If Health Law Is Overturned, What Will Liberals Do?”

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/28/if-health-law-is-overturned-what-will-liberals-do/?hp Total retreat. After reading today’s article at the NYTimes on healthcare and the possibility that the Supreme Court might strike down the mandate portion of the bill, you’d think the Democrats were never for the Patient Protection and Affordable … Continue reading

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[3-14-12] Tax the Rich!!!

You’d think we DIDN’T have a progressive tax code in this country…but we do. Let’s just cut to the chase: though Progressives CLAIM all they want is a modest tax increase on the “super rich”, which of course they say … Continue reading

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[3-13-12] Super PACs: You Reap What You Sow

I’ve heard a lot a of complaining from Progressives about the enormous monies that the Republicans are going to raise this year through Super PACs and how unfair and undemocratic it is going to be. Ironic isn’t it, that it … Continue reading

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[3-12-12] “Justice Dept opposes Texas voter ID law”

http://news.yahoo.com/justice-dept-opposes-texas-voter-id-law-144238429.html Seriously, you need a photo ID to get a library card…is it really beyond the pale to ask that if you want to participate in our great democracy that you show one of a half-dozen different kinds of photo … Continue reading

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[3-7-12] “New Mexico town elects mayor who called Obama evil”

http://news.yahoo.com/mexico-town-elects-mayor-called-obama-evil-152327548.html I’ll be honest. At first I looked at this headline, knowing full well what and who the media are, and thought to myself, “Who gives a rip”. Then I read the article and found out that this guy called … Continue reading

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[3-6-12] “Women on birth-control have higher incomes, study finds”

http://news.yahoo.com/women-took-pill-had-8-percent-higher-income-195424592.html They really needed a study to find this out? One might think it should be obvious that the regular use of birth control by many women, which prevents impregnation, is a byproduct of an established priority which in many … Continue reading

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[3-3-12] The Protester: Comparing the Tea Party and the Occupy Movements

Could there really be a more stark contrast than the Tea Party and the Occupy Movements? Now I understand that these warring factions are not indicative of a majority of people on either the right or the left, but I … Continue reading

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