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A Reprise of “The Donald” and His Hair

I published this blog entry w-a-a-a-y back in 2011 when The Donald was the conductor on the Crazy Train, promoting his theory about Barack Obama’s birth. He was, then, no less a joke than he is today. It’s frightening, though, … Continue reading

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What Are The Rules If The GOP Contest Goes To Convention? | TPM2012

Now Talking Points Memo is getting around to bringing this up. See What Are The Rules If The GOP Contest Goes To Convention? | TPM2012. However, I’d like to reply to Benjy Sarlin on two points: “Without any organization ready, … Continue reading

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The Billionaires’ Brokered GOP Convention | Truthout

Hooray! Someone else has been paying attention. I’m delighted that Palast has brought this up. Now if only the Dems will pay attention to him and prepare for the battle of the century. See:The Billionaires’ Brokered GOP Convention | Truthout.

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Three Charts To Email To Your Right-Wing Brother-In-Law

Problem: Your right-wing brother-in-law is plugged into the FOX-Limbaugh lie machine, and keeps sending you emails about “Obama spending” and “Obama deficits” and how the “Stimulus” just made things worse. Solution: Here are three “reality-based” charts to send to him. These charts show what actually happened. Continue reading

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The Republican Pledge of Allegiance

In spite of Democratic efforts to continue budget talks with Republicans in Washington, it has become increasingly clear that the Republican Party has no interest in the well-being of the United States and its citizens—unless, of course, they are corporations … Continue reading

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