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Posted by AdLib On Sep - 19 - 2011 107 COMMENTS
Class Warfare Fight Back

Imagine if a molester was stopped from molesting and claimed that doing so was molesting him. Now you know how the GOP deals with attempts to interrupt the ongoing class warfare by the wealthy against 99% of Americans.

Posted by funksands On Sep - 5 - 2011 35 COMMENTS
unemployment

Unlike jobs in a typical economic cycle of expansion and contraction, many of the jobs that used to exist have been vaporized, never to return.

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 1 - 2011 76 COMMENTS
9-11memorial

There can be no question about the historic importance of 9/11 and how it changed the course of America. There’s an enormous amount to be learned and remembered but there can be a thin line between exploring those events and exploiting the horror of that day just for ratings or other less than altruistic agendas.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 29 - 2011 69 COMMENTS
Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Americans Elect feels like a Koch-Brothers-type Tea Partying of the Left and Indies. Exploit the anger and frustration of the constituency and drive them together under a populist tent…that’s in fact owned by the wealthy.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 25 - 2011 121 COMMENTS
holygrail049

The truth is that I am not political, at least in the sense that I don’t support any parties or candidates (though I did fight a zoning law once to be able to create the Earth in a non-residential area).

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 8 - 2011 64 COMMENTS
unemployment-400

Anyone who is looking forward to the time when major corporations will start hiring Americans for good paying jobs again in big numbers, are among those who don’t know what the “new normal” is for corporations.

Posted by BlueStateMan On Aug - 8 - 2011 33 COMMENTS

Although Standard & Poors publicly stated reasons behind their decision to downgrade the credit rating of the United States from “AAA” to “AA+” were correct in as much as the handling of the phony debt-ceiling crisis, it was also illustrative of a serious systemic problem existent in the Republican Party. […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 14 - 2011 1,447 COMMENTS
Obama_Boehner-cropped-proto-custom_2

Welcome to our ongoing thread covering the latest updates and opinions from our members on the GOP manufactured crisis of raising (or not raising) the debt ceiling.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 12 - 2011 183 COMMENTS
Murdoch - Pesci2

Rupert Murdoch may explain to those he “puts a hit” on, “It’s nuthin’ personal, it’s just business,” but to any citizen of any nation that wishes to preserve their democracy, it’s pretty damn personal.

Posted by BlueStateMan On Jul - 10 - 2011 2 COMMENTS
deepwater

BP is fighting to stop payments on claims to all those who lives they damaged because they claim that the Gulf is “recovering”?

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 7 - 2011 193 COMMENTS
Drudge-headline-Obama-angry

You can’t make up what passes for today’s news…but they do anyway.

Posted by BlueStateMan On Jul - 7 - 2011 3 COMMENTS
2001 space oddessy

┬áThe depths to which our “4th Estate” has sunk is the result of a deliberate plan to obscure the differences between contrived drama and reality and it will be very difficult to turn around now that several generations have already been indoctrinated. After the so-called “Liberal Press” had successfully caused […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 1 - 2011 36 COMMENTS
gov dayton

Take action to support MN Gov. Mark Dayton in this tense government shutdown, as he fights to fill a $5 billion budget gap by making the wealthy pay their fair share instead of allowing Republicans to squeeze it all out of the middle class once again.

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 30 - 2011 123 COMMENTS
peter-finch-als-howard-beale

There’s so much hostility in our society and media…doesn’t it just piss you off?!

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 28 - 2011 37 COMMENTS
mad_hatter_teaparty

There seems to be less interest among Americans in the validity of a political conflict, even if its cause is clearly dishonest, than who comes out on top as the winner.

Posted by invient On Jun - 7 - 2011 8 COMMENTS
capitol rotunda on house of cards

I believe that socialism is the only system that we may subjugate ourselves to and still be able to call ourselves human and that society will slowly evolve into socialism, followed by the C-word, which I still have an unnatural reflex to.

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