• RSS
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Archive for the ‘Elections’ Category

Posted by Marion On Aug - 14 - 2011 58 COMMENTS
451495522_d5b4ee5da6_z

I was born a Democrat. My parents were Democrats before me. My father cast his first vote at 21 in 1936, for FDR. Four years later, when she turned 21, my mother did the same. She came from a long line of Democrats, going way back to Jackson, I suppose. […]

Posted by BlueStateMan On Aug - 13 - 2011 41 COMMENTS
RICK PERRY GUN

According to Rick Perry, Social Security and Medicare are unconstitutional, the Earth is 6,000 years old, women were created from Adams rib, the Statue of Liberty is a demonic idol and the Constitution says that this is a “Christian Nation”.

Posted by morrna On Aug - 11 - 2011 83 COMMENTS
vote5

Calls for a presidential primary challenger seem to fall into common messaging traps that don’t help progressives on the whole.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 9 - 2011 146 COMMENTS
WisconsinRecall-e1308837132622

Results for tonight’s recall elections in WI are already starting to trickle in, updates will be posted below in comments.

Posted by Emerald1943 On Aug - 3 - 2011 19 COMMENTS
800px-Capitol_Building_Full_View

  Good morning, Planeteers! I trust you all are doing okay, having come through all this angst. Now that Congress is on their five-week PAID vacation, we can all step back a little and take a deep breath. They can’t do much damage while they’re gone! But not to worry…they […]

Posted by ADONAI On Jul - 31 - 2011 5 COMMENTS
Grumpy_OK_214572K1a

  It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong. ~Thomas Jefferson   So here we are, about a week away from a huge decision.  Of course we’ve already delayed this “monumental decision” twice, so I guess it’s not […]

Posted by Marion On Jul - 27 - 2011 13 COMMENTS
Bill_Clinton_1978

People are living longer. Just look at the number of ex-Presidents we have living yet. There are four, and I can’t remember when so many ex-leaders of the country have been alive and compos mentis. There have always been ex-Presidents who lived beyond their term of office. Herbert Hoover, Harry […]

Posted by bito On Jul - 26 - 2011 3 COMMENTS
Get To Work for the People!

The entire world is watching. So let’s seize this moment to show why the United States of America is still the greatest nation on Earth –- not just because we can still keep our word and meet our obligations, but because we can still come together as one nation.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 25 - 2011 11 COMMENTS
gop bomb

Terrorism is defined as, “”The systematic use of terror especially as a means of coercion.” So is the GOP.

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 - 3 - 2011 3 COMMENTS
OBAMA

DESPITE the treasonous and degenerate Republican efforts to stop us.. DESPITE the RACISTS (whether they care to admit it or not)… DESPITE them ALL, we WILL PREVAIL. “peacekitten” and I (lovers, partners) sent this out on election day 2008.. and we STILL feel that we can… we MUST make sure […]

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 - 13 - 2011 189 COMMENTS
sc-debate

Some pre-debate insights into tonight’s GOP Debate in New Hampshire which is sponsored by Ringling Brothers Circus.

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 10 - 2011 85 COMMENTS
palin Top Secret

PlanetPOV exclusively presents some of the secret emails from Sarah Palin that she never wanted you to see!

Posted by Marion On May - 31 - 2011 17 COMMENTS
I'm a media star!

She’s a side show, a carnival barker, a hoyden of ignorance who’s also skillful at subtlely reminding people of equal ignorance what differentiates between their real America and the Europhiliacs of coastal elitism, without offering any tangible solutions to these people’s real problems

PlanetPOV Tweets
Ongoing Stories
Features