Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sequester Cuts Trickle Down From The Middle Class

The sequestration cuts are forming another form of trickle down economics; the spending cuts trickling down from Washington D.C are squeezing and tightening the middle and working class household budgets which in turn trickles as cuts in demand which pinches the corporations who see no other recourse than to lay off employees since the lack […]

Friday Talking Points — Don Young Shows GOP How Not To Reach Out To Minorities

Your article read like an episode from the Twilight Zone. You as always bring all the craziness to light and thank you for that, but while we are living in the real world with serious concerns over medical bills that do not make sense even though we are insured and utility bills that get more […]

Steve King Blasts Obama Daughters For Going On Spring Break

This makes me think of Michele Bachmann, she was all poised giving her speech at CPAC, criticizing the President’s “lavish” lifestyle from a “source” that had that has no merit and after the speech, we see her run with a reporter running after her trying to see how she can stand by those false accusations […]

Obama On Gun Violence: ‘Shame On Us If We’ve Forgotten’ Newtown

I am sorry but with polling that reflects that your average N.R.A member and the rest of us support stricter background checks, a reasonable waiting period and closing the loopholes that are in place for gun shows and on-line purchasing, our legislators are showing their true colors, a heavily funded lobby group, the N.R.A, trumps […]

My Own Gay Marriage Evolution

Wonderful post Chris. I don’t know why the entire gay marriage issue or even just the gay issue has never been an issue for me. I went to Catholic school but somewhere along the line when I decided that the history of the Catholic church with its bloodthirsty acquisition of riches, violent judgments against all […]

Budgets to the Right of Us, Budgets to the Left of Us: Budgets, Budgets Everywhere!

I believe the key difference between the two ideologies surrounding the budgets lies in the concept of community. The right wing budgets view communities as islands separate from each other; if your island is prosperous, that has nothing to do with whether the other one is poor and desolate. Whereas the left wing budgets reflect […]

Senate Unanimously Votes Against Cuts to Social Security, Media Don’t Notice

Unfortunately our national news media is corporate and when the corporations prints out the memos, they do it as a massive copy, distributed to all anchors across the board. Conan showed a minute mashup of news anchors in different cities say the same exact thing “economic factors taking the spring out of the Easter bunny’s […]