267 days ago.
How many favor the notion put forth by the head of "Tea Party Nation" that only property owners should have the right to vote?
Posts: 1 - Another interesting idea, recently proposed by Tea Party-backed Congressman Steve King of Kentucky, is that persons collecting Social Security or public assistance should also not be allowed to vot...
267 days ago.
As we ponder the questions in this year's Presidential election, perhaps the main question is this: "Which is more important - providing private equity and profits to a few company shareholders, OR providing jobs to unemployed Americans?"
Posts: 1 - Supporters of presidential wannabe Mitt Romney say that it is the job of government to provide what is needed - i.e. tax cuts, subsidies, loopholes - to those he calls "job-creators" ...
268 days ago.
Racism and the 2012 election
Posts: 94 - Explain how one group can be racist for voting around 60% against a man of a different racial background but another group that votes 90% against a person of a different racial background isn't...
Four dead Americans in Benghaz
Posts: 58 - The GOP crisis is the four dead Americans in Benghazi.
The real unemployment rate is 14.7%
Posts: 13 - According to Forbes, the real unemployment rate in the US isn't the 7.8% that Obama is bragging (as if that is to brag about) but 14.7%.
Was there a cover up by the Obama regime regarding the attacks on our embassys and the killing of our people?
Posts: 42 - For days now the Obama regime has been outright lying about these attacks by islamic terrorists.
287 days ago.
Pentagon Wants $450m For Guantanamo
Posts: 15 - The Pentagon is asking Congress for more than $450 million for maintaining and upgrading the Guantanamo Bay prison that President Barack Obama wants to close. For more detail here: ****carbonated.
290 days ago.
US Confirms Four American Citizens Killed By Drones
Posts: 3 - The US attorney general has acknowledged four US citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2011.
290 days ago.
Why did the recent visit from theReverend Jesse Jackson inspire both hope from community activists interested in combating poverty, and paranoid hate-speech from right-wing crazies? Is he doing something right?
Posts: 14 - "I may not agree with what you say, but I will defend your right to say it" - unless you are "falsely shouting 'fire!' in a crowded theater!" ...
294 days ago.
Are the Second Amendment "rights" of Americans really being "threatened" - or is this complaint just another gimmick to get the right-wing, reactionary base "fired up" for 2012?
Posts: 122 - Well Bob, if you're not going to do it, I guess I'll have to ... Some of today's "pretend patriots" might want to look at what is happening in Egypt ..
296 days ago.
Is the unprecedented House "contempt" citation against Attorney General Eric Holder a "witch hunt" designed to discredit a Federal official who stands in the way of Republican voter-repression plans in several states?
Posts: 26 - This week's FORTUNE Magazine piece by Katherine Eban thoroughly explains why Darrell Issa's so-called "investigation" of the "Fast and Furious" operation is based upon lies and...
320 days ago.
While Romney has condemned Todd Akin (R-Missouri) definitions of "rape", the G.O.P. convention in Tampa has adopted Akin's views ... Who will call the shots in Tampa - Romney or those who support Akin/Ryan views?
Posts: 1 - The Republicans are in a bind! Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele just said on MSNBC that the inclusion of Todd Akin-type "Personhood" planks in the 2012 RNC Platform is...
343 days ago.
Are the endless protestations and denials put forth in these forums by local right-wingers reflective of the inability of right-wing Republicans to find a viable (or sane) candidate to oppose Obama in 2012?
Posts: 1 - Is it "guilt by association"? Are local reactionaries simply reprocessing the fibs & flaws of the high-profile participants in what has become an embarrassing nationwide "freak...
347 days ago.
Are the Romney/Ryan folks lying about the differences between their "plan" for the future of Medicare and that of President Obama?
Posts: 2 - ... Let's cut the crap - i.e. all the silly lying about how President Obama "wants to cut Medicare" - and get to the FACTS ...
proposal to get the 8 th district in Ohio to secede to Kentucky. John Boehnor has embarrassed us enough
Posts: 1 - John and Mitch needs be in the same State. At least only one State would be embarrassed then.
Posts: 1 - Another election tragedy: after nearly two years together, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have gone their separate ways. Multiple sources close to the pair also confirm their split to Us Weekly.
Judging from what viewers saw and heard from the recent CPAC conference in D.C., are right-wingers exhibiting a "split-personality" regarding most of today's issues?
Posts: 1 - Rachael Maddow posed an interesting question about the CPAC (Conservative Political Action Committee) gathering in Washington ...
SE Ohio, what is wrong with you?
Posts: 1 - The average unemployment rate for the SE region of Ohio is around 9.1%! Do you call that a triumph of the Obama Administration?
385 days ago.
Is President Obama really "waging war against religion", OR is this just another rightwing ploy to distract voters from the news that the President's policies are improving the economy?
Posts: 2 - At the silly C-PAC convention in Washington, Republican wannabes like the ever-changing Mittster, Santorich, and Newtorum are whining that President Obama is "waging war" against the...