November 2013

Why I Joined the Green Party by Sasha Brookner

“Of two evils, choose neither.” ~ Charles Spurgeon

potpourri 11-11-13

A couple of articles, the Salon and the Lew Rockwell ones, are great examples of how you have to be on gaurd sometimes when people try to portray themselves a certain way and describe themselves as "post-ideological." I didn't see that latter term in either of those articles, but it seems apparent to me that the intended audience for these ideas has been very carefully groomed ideologicall

WI: Burke explains TREK’s disloyalty to US Economy with fact she is a job creator.

Mary Burke is a consummate neo-democratic. TREK has a corporate culture of anything-goes-against-the-People profit maximization which Mary Burke was intimately apart of.

Lets change the name of that team. English and Spanish

English Version

The name Readskins means blood. It did then, when the 60+ Native American tribes were in this so-called wonderful country of ours because we all know it was theirs. Those tribes are not here anymore because of the redskins. Yes, because of the Readskins.

2013 Elections and Beyond

On Tuesday night, Chris Christie won a second term as New Jersey Governor by about 20 points over his Democratic challenger, just as most pundits predicted. Many attribute this blow-out victory to the fact that he is perceived as a moderate Republican who can get things done. The fact of the matter is that Christie has vetoed an increase in the minimum wage (which the people of New Jersey overruled by referendum, with over 60% of the

99%=Cuts to Food Assistance and Soc. Security: 1%=Trans Pacific Partnership$$$

Calling All Independent VOTERS! Purge the Democrat and Republican filth from Washington.

Enough is enough.

Well I never would have believed (SpongeBob SquarePants)

I never watch cartoons except as a child every Saturday morning. This Saturday morning 11/9/13 it just so happens. The channel just below free speech television is the cartoon channel. SpongeBob SquarePants happen to be on! I'll investigate. The story began with SpongeBob's boss takingBob to a cheapskates and Penny pinchers convention. Bob's boss was about to win an award. When they found out that the lobster, Bob's boss had done something nice for his employees. He was immediately disqualified from the competition and lost the award. So with hat in hand so to speak.

Fracking Revisited

Thom A man whom I was trying to convince to start watching your show told me that the reason that I like you is that you say all things that I agree with. Actually, he was only partially correct; I don't agree with everything that you say, especially regarding Fracking. The opposition to fracking is based upon a lot overly hyped and frequently misrepresented aspects of the process. For example, "Gas Land 1" was funded by the coal companys and their associates. Gas Land 2 had the sense to hide the sources of their funding. 1. Fracking has been taking place

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"The Saddest Thing Is This Won't Be Breaking News"

Thom plus logo As the world burns, and more and more fossil fuels are being used every day planet-wide, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels passed 416 ppm this week at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii. In the 300,000 years since the emergence of modern humans, carbon dioxide levels have never been this high.