- Mar. 5, 2012 8:33 amBy louisehartmann
On Saturday – the radio voice of the Republican Party – Rush Limbaugh – issued a non-apology to Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke who he called a “slut” and a “prostitute” last week. Limbaugh said his “choice of words was not the best” – yet he repeated his lie that Fluke was asking Americans to pay for birth control.
Limbaugh’s senseless attack on Fluke has so far cost his radio show seven sponsors, which is probably the re
- Mar. 4, 2012 1:27 pmBy SueN
Why is there a seemingly endless number of young people showing up at Occupy Wall Street movements?
The first and obvious answer is because this is the first generation since the 1930s who are coming of age in a world where it's unlikely they'll do as well as their parents.
Thirty years of Reaganomics has ripped a hole in The American Dream.
- Mar. 4, 2012 12:50 pmBy SueN
Well, the press is reporting that there was an incident at the Occupy DC movement - a brick thrown at a cop - apparently in court they said it was just a plastic bottle. If you combine that with the recent act of vandalism in Oakland, and you wonder, what's going on, with this Occupy incident.
- Mar. 4, 2012 10:26 amBy SueN
Who elected ALEC?
I mean, really - have you ever seen a ballot that looks like this? You know, Barack Obama, Newt Gingrich, ALEC?
This is a representative democratic republic - here, the United States - or at least it's supposed to be - it's a government where we the people elect legislators to represent OUR interests.
- Mar. 4, 2012 5:10 amBy SueN
You know, if you were outdoors at night in the forest naked, cold and hungry, I think it would be reasonable to say that you're unhappy. We all know that. And if somebody came out and said, 'hey, come on inside. You know, we're going to bring you in, make you warm, give you some clothing, you can sit in front of a comfortable fire, have a meal', you'd be full and happier.
- Mar. 3, 2012 6:51 amBy SueN