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Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Dec - 8 - 2011 95 COMMENTS
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If Gingrich were a stock, I’d say sell high, which means I’d sell soon.

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 5 - 2011 125 COMMENTS
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Unfortunately for Republicans, it’s looking like what will be thrown into the bubbling GOP Presidential caldron in 2012 will be the will be the Aye! of Newt.

Posted by SueInCa On Nov - 30 - 2011 34 COMMENTS
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The diversion of billions of taxpayer money from secular social services to sectarian religious outfits was probably the most under reported story of the Bush administration. Bush’s faith based initiative became a spoils system for evangelicals.

Posted by atdnext On Nov - 29 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Apparently, local media are now noticing what we have been talking about here for some time. For all the talk about President Obama facing “DOOM!!!”, he looks to be the only candidate with a real grassroots base and campaign infrastructure here in Nevada. But today, I don’t want to talk […]

Posted by atdnext On Nov - 27 - 2011 4 COMMENTS
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Lately, there’s been plenty of talk on how President Obama can win reelection next year. Pundits wonder about how he can escape the same geographic dilemma that did in Al Gore’s and John Kerry’s respective campaigns. What most don’t seem to understand is that the answer is staring them right […]

Posted by AdLib On Nov - 23 - 2011 78 COMMENTS
GOP Turkeys

In a show of holiday spirit, PlanetPOV reached out to prominent Republicans to ask them what they’re thankful for. Once explaining the concept of being “thankful” through the use of instructional videos, diagrams and action figures, they shared the following responses with us.

Posted by atdnext On Nov - 18 - 2011 6 COMMENTS

We’ve heard plenty about what may have happened when Occupy Las Vegas moved Downtown yesterday. I wanted to share with you what I thought was the most poignant part, which was the part that did not receive all that much media attention. Take a look at the video above… And […]

Posted by atdnext On Nov - 14 - 2011 29 COMMENTS
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This morning, the #OccupyOakland encampment is being shut down. Oakland police have arrested about 25 protesters at the sprawling Occupy Oakland encampment outside City Hall while hundreds of law-enforcement officers square off against demonstrators downtown in the second such raid of the tent city. Law-enforcement officers from numerous Bay Area […]

Posted by AdLib On Nov - 9 - 2011 413 COMMENTS
GOP noms

And now for something completely different…a GOP candidate debate tonight on CNBC at 5:00pm PST/8:00pm EST.

Posted by atdnext On Nov - 8 - 2011 12 COMMENTS
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It also helps that The White House has finally been succeeding in honing in on a strong economic message. Obama has had to figure out how to get past the obstructionist Congress to deliver his message directly to the American people. He’s had to deliver his own message while also allowing Americans to realize who his Republican opponents really are.

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Nov - 7 - 2011 83 COMMENTS
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There is such a sad feeling in this country now that our government seems to have completely failed us. The Occupy Movement is the 99 Percenters Response to that failure.

Posted by AdLib On Nov - 3 - 2011 153 COMMENTS
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“Slower than a short bus with flat tires! More dishonest than petroleum and natural gas PR commercials! Able to trip over low thresholds of morality in a single step! Look, up in the polls, it’s absurd , it’s a’ lame, it’s SupeHerman!”

Posted by Caru On Nov - 3 - 2011 8 COMMENTS
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A late update from the 2011 Irish Presidential Elections.

Posted by AdLib On Oct - 31 - 2011 61 COMMENTS
Wall-Street-Protest Zombies

A parody of The Edgar Allen Poe’s, The Raven…a terrifying Halloween horror for the top 1%!!!

Posted by atdnext On Oct - 31 - 2011 8 COMMENTS
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While the pundits keep debating what really matters in the Republican debates and how Democrats supposedly feel about President Obama, OFA volunteers keep humming along and doing the work that’s needed to reelect Obama.

Posted by SueInCa On Oct - 30 - 2011 75 COMMENTS
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I know some people were wondering what the DOJ and others were doing about voter suppression so I went out and googled it.  Here are the results. DOJ to look into Racist Texas Voter Suppression Scheme http://weirdloadreboot.com/blog/2011/09/19/doj-to-look-into-racist-texas-voter-suppression-scheme/ FAIR Elections Network http://fairelectionsnetwork.blogspot.com/2011/09/voter-suppression-update-its-not-all.html DOJ says “hold up” to New South Carolina Voter […]

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