August 2012


Of Course the Fraidycat Republicans had to Bunker-up on Monday

Of Course the Fraidycat Republicans Bunkered up on Monday in Tampa. They called off their Greatest Show because it was raining. Well, not exactly. As usual and right on cue these kneejerkers do things more for what they fear than for what actually is. At the slightest hint of anything dangerous, that's what frightened, low self-esteeme people with do. Bunker up, and hunt for those Evil WMD! Again. Etc. The WMD d'jour are everywhere!!!! Run and hide!

Shadow Conventions 2012

Shadow Conventions 2012 HuffPost 8/28/2012
What They Will Not Be Talking About in Tampa and Charlotte

Some major action over at Huff Post tomorrow. A series of live web chats as a Shadow Convention. I believe most of these are in the noon to 4 pm Eastern time range.

Why you should listen to Thom Hartmann01:

Hartmann FDR vs Republicans.

And those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.

California's Golden Age of High Taxes and Greatest Growth

A historical look at the debated issue of over taxation of business. In the 50's and 60's the taxes on $100,000($2 million in today’s dollars) was at 60%, with a California tax of 5% added on.

After three weeks no Thom

After three weeks of no Thom, first full week is interviews with broken records who repeat and repeat the same old LIES, over and over and over. WHY, why interview TOOLS who make a living LYING. Who said, Tell (repeat) a BIG lie offend enough and people (fools) will believe it.

I like listen to Thom for new and informative infromation, the lies of the right the same OLD same OLD BS.

Many be next week???????

Hey Thom welcome back! This is about the Obama deficit.

I have listened closely and every time this question is answered they leave out one item. I believe to b a series of off budget expenditures. At the time they were called supplemental budgets. Under the Bush administration it was a way of making his budgets look valid. This is the point that they're arguing. When Pres. Obama won the office he immediately started keeping books in a forthright manner. I don't believe he ever used supplemental budgeting in the way the Bush administration did. It hid annual expenditures from the taxpayers.

Human “Life” Begins at Birth

Before the child is born, “life” is through the mother.

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White House opposes bill blocking Iran nuclear deal

President Barack Obama will veto the bill, saying that the Iran nuclear deal addresses only nuclear issues

Where would Afghanistan be today if the US and Russia had just left it alone?

The United States and Russia are really in a very awkward place right now

Kremlin: Syria air strikes target 'a list' of groups

US Senator John McCain said he can confirm Russian air strikes were against the Free Syrian Army recruits

Community Archive

"The market has become tilted..."

It seems like the most popular word in this election cycle is 'inequality,' but we need more than talk to narrow the great divide between the haves and have-nots in our nation.

According to a recent article by former Labor Secretary Robert Reich, the pro-corporate elite have rigged the system against us, and it's going to take the majority of us standing together to change the system.