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Posted by AdLib On Jun - 30 - 2014 195 COMMENTS
SCOTUS - Hobby Lobby

This is as close to a declaration of a Zombie Apocalypse we have gotten from this Supreme Court to date. It is The Night of the Living Religious Corporation…they’re alive! And they have more rights than the actual people who work for them! Get the canned food and the shotgun, they’re coming to your neighborhood next!

Posted by Mopshell On Jun - 30 - 2014 41 COMMENTS
Obama and Boehner

In his weekly press conference June 25, 2014, House Speaker John Boehner confirmed that he will initiate a lawsuit on behalf of the House against President Obama over the administration’s use of executive actions. Boehner asserted: “This is about defending the institution in which we serve. What we’ve seen clearly […]

Posted by phoenixdoglover On Jun - 30 - 2014 7 COMMENTS
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Ah, the good old days, 1965 – when you could leave your doors unlocked, the temperature was a balmy 80 degrees, and your new Mustang convertible sat eagerly waiting for you in the carport. You had $10 burning a hole in your pocket, and Betty Lou was getting out, or […]

Posted by phoenixdoglover On Jun - 28 - 2014 13 COMMENTS
Support Your Party

TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome from the Speaker Dress Code Lodging and Meals Committee Assignments Franking Fact-Finding Missions Personal Appearances Legislation Welcome from the Speaker As Speaker of the 2018 House and Grill, I would like to extend a warm welcome to our new members. We look forward to meeting with […]

Categories: Humor, News & Politics
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 28 - 2014 461 COMMENTS
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Welcome folks to another Weekend Music Thread! Since we’ve recently been discussing the animals in the world around us, I thought a music thread about animals would fit nicely. It is surprising to realize the vast amount of songs human beings have written about the world’s critters, both great and […]

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 27 - 2014 ADD COMMENTS

             AdLib : Yep, a good time to wrap a great Vox! Take care slm and have a great weekend! AdLib : slm – Time and again, the wealthy are hung on their petards through their hubris. In fact, I think their favorite dish is hanging petards over hubris. sillylittleme […]

Posted by Nirek On Jun - 27 - 2014 96 COMMENTS
marines - war

I don’t believe we should commit our military to war without first giving a lot of thought and research into why we should or shouldn’t put them in harm’s way.

Posted by Misterbadexample On Jun - 27 - 2014 62 COMMENTS
drought2

The warming we’ve seen is setting feedback loops that guarantee higher levels of warming. The melting of the Siberian permafrost means thousands of gigatons of methane (more damaging as greenhouse effect than carbon dioxide) released into the atmosphere.

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 26 - 2014 94 COMMENTS
GOP - Tantrum

Since it is Republican policy to do nothing for America and since Obama is doing something for America…which contradicts their policy, they are seeking to sue him. I believe the charge is “Driving Policy While Democrat…and Black”.

Posted by confuseddemocrat On Jun - 26 - 2014 25 COMMENTS
mcdaniel

McDaniel warned that this is a war, and they will not “surrender”. He promised that they (conservatives) will eventually win control of the Republican party and the country. Paraphrasing what the late Maya Angelou once said “ when someone shows you who he is…believe him.”

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Jun - 24 - 2014 45 COMMENTS
Texas Gay

GOP strategists, studying the demographics, know that their future lies with moderate GOPers, independents, and Blue Dog Democrats who aren’t anti-gay but a lot of their base definitely is.

Categories: Gay Rights, GOP, Relationships
Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Jun - 23 - 2014 115 COMMENTS
Fall of Saigon Thumbnail

Comparisons between Iraq and Vietnam, between Baghdad and Saigon, are ubiquitous…and largely on the mark.

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Jun - 21 - 2014 47 COMMENTS
Iraq Vet

A young man, haunted by his life in Iraq and Afghanistan. He looks SO young but he does not smile. Empty eyes, and even in the midst of a crowd very much alone.

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 21 - 2014 362 COMMENTS
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I offer a tribute to all the wonderful women who’ve made great contributions to the world of music. Female singers, musicians and song writers of all genres have been extremely talented and creative ladies and deserve a special tribute. So pick your favorite ladies’ work and sit back and enjoy the picks of other Planet peeps out there.

Posted by phoenixdoglover On Jun - 20 - 2014 39 COMMENTS
Professor Brat Goes to Washington?

Americans’ current confidence in Congress [7%] is not only the lowest on record, but also the lowest Gallup has recorded for any institution in the 41-year trend.

Posted by Beatriz09 On Jun - 19 - 2014 36 COMMENTS
walker

Unfortunately, Republicans often ONLY focus on what’s happening at their own breakfast table, and seem to be incapable to concentrate on any kind of injustice, as soon as it’s their NEIGHBOR, rather than a family member, who’s suffering from it.

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