September 2011

Republican writes about "Why we need less democracy"

Calperson's picture

Oh Wait, actualy it's Obama Budget Chief Peter Orszag, President Obama's first Director of the Office of Management and Budget, has a piece in The New Republic that dips its rhetorical toe in the same authoritarian waters as 

If a corporation is a person, is a person a corporation?

dekowalski's picture

A family incorporates: Smith Family, Inc. All its expenses to earn income are deductible: transportation to & from work, meals at work, clothing worn for work, etc. Investments in future income growth, college education for the kids, is deductible. You can make political contributions without limit, anonymously, and for your "corporate" interest.

When you get real good, you get to pay as much in taxes as GE.

Yes She Can...

express's picture

Elizabeth Warrren for president! We need to encourage this brave lady to get In the primary, against Obummer. All she needs is a hat, the ring couldn't be bigger.

The Snitch In The Hard Drive?

Commander Gary Brune's picture

I'm having a dispatch exchange with the makers of my one terrabyte external hard drive because the drive sent an alert signal to the software partners after I tried to defrag it in responce to an information problem.

My new computer hardware never asked me if I wanted to send out this alert - it just did so.  The software partners have a $60 dollar solution and a trialware option to fix this problem.  While the tactical implications indicate computer hardware that can fix itself. strategically, this sends a shiver down my spine.

Hacking the republican ticket

lin A-R's picture

If you intend to have Scooby Doo on the republican ticket, then Peppy LePew should be his running mate:  The LePew-Doo ticket.

Republican calls for suspension of Democracy

Calperson's picture

Oh wait, I meant Democrat.

"The Monster that Ate My Vote!" A classic "What Now Cartoon!"

what now toons's picture

I'm so glad that Thom has devoted so much time to this topic today, these voting machines should all be scrapped and we should go back to good old fashioned paper ballots!

It's interesting that  Democrats have only won enough seats in congress to look like their in charge, but not enough to pass anything!

It appears Obama doesnt care

Katshores's picture

 

Gosh. After the spinach scare, the American people wanted Obama do something about food safety, but he wasn’t really interested in that, but more like his plans were to get re-elected.

A very disturbing video

Trixi Wu's picture

 

If this is half true, we have issues. Who will save us?

http://www.youtube.com/embed/VtVbUmcQSuk

Why Tension Increases in Pak-US Relations?

imranfar's picture