Daily Topics - Tuesday May 31st, 2011

Thom Hartmann Calls Fox Business Network’s ‘Makers Vs. Takers’ Segments ‘Class Warfare’ at Mediaite.com

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Hour One: Latest on the war on Labor - President Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO

Hour Two: Is socialism to blame for DSK?! Robert Knight, American Civil Rights Union (ACRU)

Hour Three: Why aren't we taking to the streets like they are in Europe?

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WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 9 years 3 days ago
#1

I was in Portland Oregon last week and, as we explored the city, we noticed several people talking to themselves. Full on conversation - not just quick comments. It got to the point that we joked about it - something in the water maybe.

Incidentally, LOVE Portland! Can't wait to go back!

mathboy's picture
mathboy 9 years 3 days ago
#2

I'm getting a repeat of the first hour, instead of the third hour--both on KTLK and KPOJ.

j.sea's picture
j.sea 9 years 3 days ago
#3

WendyBluEyez --

.....we are processing out loud -- a needed Shamanistic skill -- akin to Druidic Bardic canting -- calling forth the probable realities and the Invisible Allies. Decoding the Labyrinth. Listening to the Massive Heart and Mind. Processing it for the benefit of the Whole.
Move Here! Join Us! You too May Speak Out Loud --------------- Silent No More, Sigh the Broken Wizards -----------------------------.

WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 9 years 3 days ago
#4

j.sea - thanks for the explanation! =)

I would LOVE to move to Portland! In fact, my husband and I have discussed the possibility of that within the next two years.

j.sea's picture
j.sea 9 years 3 days ago
#5

Welcome to Mythic Thyme, Welcome to the New Beyond, Two Hours from the Ocean, One Second from Non-Time. Creative Souls Unite! ...................Sea U there! ;)

ftm1776's picture
ftm1776 9 years 3 days ago
#6

What is the name or website of the man who was just on representing the single-payer group that was set up in Ohio???

Thanks

WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 9 years 3 days ago
#7

ftm1776 - here's the link you asked about -

http://www.frontpathcoalition.com/

SueN's picture
SueN 9 years 2 days ago
#8

mathboy, we replayed the Richard Trumka interview, the rest of the hour was live.

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