May 2010

Moi

Political Satire & Poetry

HANDS OF BLACK

Look to he with oily hands of black

As this will tell a tale of deception

About Cheney (a political maniac)

Who gutted safety laws…

That governs oil rig inspection

ROTMS

New Immigrants - Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose

When I get a Forward that tries to represent The Truth and is nowhere near it, like this one called NEW IMMIGRANTS that has been circling the Internet since 2006... I can't help but debunk it through facts and maybe get one person, who is silly enough to believe these circulating bags of nonsense, to stop and maybe THINK for a change.

"Plus ca change, plus cest la meme chose."
(The more it changes, the more it’s the same thing.)

Are Muslims exempt from the health insurance mandate???

A friend of mine who is an attorney received a mass emailing from one of his colleagues. It claims that, because of the Islamic prohibitions of gambling and usury, Muslims are not permitted by their religion to purchase health insurance. Therefore, "Muslims are specifically exempted from, the govermnent mandate to purchase insurance, and also from the penalty tax for being uninsured...Muslims are secifically granted exemption based on this."

A Memorial Day Creation

Instead of posting the jokes from my blog at Jesus Is My Buddy after an especially long and emotion-filled week with news from the Gulf, I thought I's share my newest tribute for Memorial Day at YouTube.

Green Free-enterprise

[Sorry, the images from my original piece did not copy here]

There are two broad ways for progressives to view the economy:

1. Through the political/legal reform lens.

2. Through the grassroots economic development lens.

What next in energy policies?

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I want accountability

I want accountability for the Bush administration for getting us into an illegal war, warrantless wire tapping, outing a CIA agent and illegal torture. I want accountability for health insurance companies that have blocked the majority of the American people to acquire single payer health care. I want accountability for the to big to fail banks that have used the American people like slot machines and stolen billions from the American people. I want accountability for big oil and it's control of our politicians to stop clean energy and as a result poison our air, water and land.

"Cheney was right about not Occupying Iraq"

Please listen to Cheney in his own words say why you don't Occupy a Country that is no threat to the USA ----------basically it bacause when you break it you own it.------------ (https://pol.moveon.org/donate/cheneyvideo.html?id=10983-7759865-JmaXmB) ---------- copy and paste this site and listen for your self --------------- Greg T. ------------- "End Free Trade Now" -------------

Thursday May 27, 2010

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Who Will Stop World War III?

Thom plus logo Back in 2001, after 9/11, Congress gave the president the authority to basically wage war anywhere in the world where there were governments affiliated with Al Qaeda, the radical Sunni Muslim group that came out of the Saudi Wahhabist movement. Iran is Shia Muslim, essentially the sworn enemies of the Sunnis.