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Fear… “them”

When this election cycle we were hearing constantly abiut “them” – them being the Hispanics/Latinos. Bringing disease. Stealing Jobs. Burdening our government services. Being murderers, rapists, and drug dealers. And how we must round them all up. Deport or jail … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Puts $1 Million Cap On Donations (for now)

Think about this for just a moment if you will. JB is so awash in money at the moment he sees fit to put a $1 Million cap on donations- presumably to avoid the specter of “undue influence” 1 Million … Continue reading

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A Bush FINALLY Speaks the Truth

Well, that may be a little harsh. Jeb actually has butted heads with the GOP stupidy in recent memory… But Barbara Bush has said, in relation to Jeb running for president: “…we’ve had enough Bushes”. Truer words never spoken. As … Continue reading

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Right-wing religious nuts limit Republican Party’s future

  From Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist and commentator David Horsey By David Horsey April 9, 2013, 5:00 a.m. Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, says his party needs to be retooled. Republicans, he says, need to reach out to … Continue reading

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Jerusalem? Really?

The right has been making a fuss about the Democrats initially removing mention of Jerusalem as Israels capital. But of course- this is disingenuous. The GOP platform likeside excludes Jerusalem- instead saying “we envision a two party solution with Jerasulem … Continue reading

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Texas GOP – Beliefs More Important Then Critical Thinking (Or: We Like Our Supporters Stupid)

Well, the Texas GOP has gotten together and dreamed up their 2012 platform (pdf here ). Much of it deals with the educational system in Texas. And they openly state that they oppose the teaching of critical thinking because *gasp* it … Continue reading

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Obamas “The private sector is doing fine” comment …and the rights disingenuousness

I would wager few, if any of those posting here, or among the general fox/csn/breitbart/gbtv watching/reading crowd actually have any idea what Obama actually said. so: If, when an economy is still weak, and a recovery is still fragile, and … Continue reading

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