November 2013

Stop calling JFK conservative: The right’s favorite new lie is filled with historical flaws

This week is the 50th Anniversary of JFK's death. Below is something that I hope Thom can address this week on his show.

More right-wing delusions:

An article from Salon - Stop calling JFK conservative: The right’s favorite new lie is filled with historical flaws

http://www.salon.com/2013/11/03/stop_calling_jfk_conservative_the_rights_favorite_new_lie_is_filled_with_historical_flaws/

Methane Emissions "Through The Roof" As Arctic Melts Faster Than Predicted: Arctic Study Group

PlanetSave.com. November 15, 2013 --- Arctic methane emissions this month were recorded at historic-high levels, causing great concern among climatologists, who cite rapidly melting Arctic sea-ice and warming oceans as the main causes.

Federal Judge Criticizes Lack of Prosecution Against Wall Street Executives

Nov. 12 (Reuters) -- The Federal judge who oversaw the recent civil fraud trial against Bank of America Corp. criticized the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday for failing to prosecute high-level executives over the financial crisis.

U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff of Manhattan said while companies have been prosecuted for causing the 2007-2009 financial meltdown, Wall Street executives have escaped justice.

Terms and Conditions not enforced here

I have repeatedly flagged comments made by an individual, with apparently no action taken to either remove or ban this individual. Is there no one monitoring the flagging?

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I could go on down the list, but I believe these quotes from member DdC make my point:

JFK wouldn’t have lied to pass Health Care Reform.

There are no Democrats and Republicans anymore.

Just the 1%s' servants in Washington and the 99%.

End the Health Care Industries legal monopoly and hire its' line workers to administer a Single-Payer system. End the multi-million dollar salaries of Insurance Executives that ObamaCare is forcing us to pay.

Obama "fast tracking" approval of Trans Pacific Partnership.

The U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is trying to pass a so-called Fast Track or Trade Promotion Authority bill to make possible the ratification of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal, which would gut environmental, food safety and climate protections. Fast Track would allow the TPP to be ratified on an expedited schedule with little debate, no amendments and a straight up or down vote. This turns the U.S.

Crucify them at the polls for the Trans Pacific Partnership!

NAFTA like betrayal of the middle class never again.

Don’t stand idly by while Washington betrays the Middle Class again, this time with the Trans Pacific Partnership.

Ron Johnson’s Approval Rating at 28%

The latest Marquette Poll shows that Ron Johnson’s approval rating is at a meager 28%. Johnson rode into office on a wave of anti-incumbent, anti-progress Tea Party voters in 2010. He defeated three-term Senator and progressive icon Russ Feingold in a stunning upset. Although Johnson was leading in the polls, many progressives and media figures found it hard to believe that Russ Feingold could be defeated by an unknown millionai

Iggy Pop Urges Michigan GOP Governor To Cancel Wolf Hunt & Let The People Decide

Humane Society of the United States..November 14, 2013

ROCK LEGEND IGGY POP URGES GOV. SNYDER TO CANCEL WOLF HUNT & LET THE PEOPLE DECIDE

Michigan native Iggy Pop, a music legend and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has endorsed the "Keep Michigan Wolves Protected" campaign to stop the trophy hunting of wolves and restore the right of Michigan voters to have a say over wildlife policy.. Michigan's first wolf hunt in decades begins Friday, November 15.

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thought obama's talk on television yesterday was very good. He took responsibility for all the glitches in ACA and agreed that he too, would be upset if he was trying to sign up for ACA and ran in to all those problems.

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Prison for Miscarriages?

Thom plus logo Mike Pence's and the GOP's war on women took a sinister turn this week when Planned Parenthood was forced to abandon Title X funding; they can no longer get payment for serving low income women for cancer screenings and STD treatments.