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What "Debt Limit Crises"????

There is only a crisis of executive competence


I know this is a bit dated but I have never seen this phishing email before and perhaps there are one or two of you that have not been confronted with this either.

India’s Self-deception on Kashmir

On June 28, this year, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said in an interview that Pakistan should “leave Kashmir alone.” Singh’s statement came after Pak-India secretary level talks concluded on June 24 at Islamabad.

Nuclear Power

To the question of what should be done about nuclear power I think we have to explore every possibility that will allow us to use nuclear power without the dangers that currently come with it.

We cannot just quit trying to figure out how to use n. p. in a safe and sane manner. Also, we need to have more and better thinking on how to control the wastes of n. p.

More pictures from Michele Bachmann's Tea (Gag) Party

Some supporters.

Dancing Michele

More pictures from Michele Bachmann's Tea (Gag) Party

The "visiting opera singer:

The photographer who took many shots of me. Anybody recognize him?

Michele Bachmann's Tea (Gag) Party

Well... I'd wager pretty much everybody has some things they'd like to permanently wipe from his/her memory. One of those things, for me, would certainly be seeing down the front of Michele Bachmann's dress a couple days ago. I truly wish I could get a memory wipe on that one. OK, now that I've piqued your interest, and/or thoroughly disgusted you with that morsel of salacity... I'll get back to it.

Gaza-Bound Freedom Flotilla (updated comment)

Today - independence day in the United States - I received this message from several peace groups, Jews and Arabs, located in Israel.

Oil Spill: Exxon Devastates Yellowstone River

BP’s oil spill in the Gulf; Wall Street speculation at the pump; Not a peep about nation wide energy conservation efforts; ill-legal war acts in Iraq and Libya; Ground water being spoiled by fracking; Price Inflation and food insecurity due to energy speculators; and generally unlimited consequence-free conversion of the public commons into a cost free production factor for for-profit private enterprises…..

CIA Damaging Pentagon Interests in GWOT:

The FBI defines international terrorism as the unlawful use of force or violence committed by a group or individual, who has some connection to a foreign power or whose activities transcend national boundaries, against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment there of in furtherance of political or social objective.

Eric Cantor-The Capo

As someone who is Jewish, what I am about to say disgusts me to no end. With all the crap and actions that come from Eric Cantor, he would have volunteered to be a Capo in the Concentration Camps. A Capo was somebody who was Jewish in the camps, but did much of the dirty work for the Nazis by trying to keep the other prisoners in line.

Try to defund social security and medicare you prick.

My July 4th Response to Heritage Founadtion Donation Solicitation - 2011

Monday, July 4, 2011

We Need a National Land Use Policy NOW

Homeowner’s have lost around $13 Trillion of dollars value; A growing population is putting ever increasing pressure on agricultural production; Our coastal cities are scheduled to be inundated with rising sea levels; and the mass extinction fueled in part by habitat loss and homogenization is threatening our ability to pollinate our crops, develop immune systems and feed ourselves.

3 July Jim Morrison’s 40th Death Anniversary

3 July 40 anniversary of the untimely death of Jim Morrison – a day to remember his life, his music, his poetry. Drummer John Densmore to date is probably better to forget. What July 3?

Currently Chatting

The Death of the Middle Class was by Design...

Even in the face of the so-called Recovery, poverty and inequality are getting worse in our country, and more wealth and power is flowing straight to the top. According to Paul Buchheit over at Alternet, this is the end result of winner-take-all capitalism, and this destruction of the working class has all been by design.