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Archive for the ‘Democracy’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Mar - 6 - 2012 8 COMMENTS
idiocracy 1

If you think the thinking and policies of the GOP are worse today than ever, imagine what bills Republicans in Congress might come up with in five or ten years.

Posted by AdLib On Feb - 27 - 2012 28 COMMENTS
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If the GOP wants to cry about gas prices being high because of President Obama, they need to declare that they want the US government to nationalize the oil industry.

Posted by AdLib On Feb - 20 - 2012 39 COMMENTS
PresidentsDay

Here’s some fascinating and little known trivia about every President we’ve had in the United States. Give yourself that extra tidbit to spring on someone else who thinks they know history well by reading on…

Posted by AdLib On Feb - 16 - 2012 12 COMMENTS
religion-and-politics

As frustrating as it is to those of reason, that there must be some way to convince those in the Religious Right of reality and out of believing Republican falsehoods, you can lead a sheep to water but you can’t make him brush aside the wool that’s been pulled over his eyes so he can see the water and drink.

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 31 - 2012 96 COMMENTS
mitt-romney-money

The Emperor With No Clothes looks to be buying himself another transparent suit today. Mitt Romney is expected to win the Florida GOP Primary tonight but we will be live blogging throughout the day so please feel free to join us!

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Jan - 23 - 2012 5 COMMENTS
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All the Talk of a Brokered Convention­….just talk, talk, talk…. The reality. There are no such things as real political “brokers” embedded in the parties any more…..t­herefore no brokered convention­. Pre-1976, when the primary/ca­ucus pattern now in place became the dominant one, powerful local officials—­­mostly governors, mayors, key figures in […]

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 18 - 2012 70 COMMENTS
romney lovitz

For Mitt Romney whose “principles” are interchangeable Lego blocks, his response to the GOP base that wants him to say things that would be lies is, “No problem, I can do that!”

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 31 - 2011 13 COMMENTS
Rick Perry Oops

There were so many worthy nominees deserving this PlanetPOV award for The Biggest Political F#%! Up of 2011, let’s just say that there are no winners, only losers and bigger losers.

Posted by ADONAI On Dec - 21 - 2011 28 COMMENTS
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2011 has been a roller-coaster year from start to finish.Hop aboard for a ride back through some of the year’s top stories.

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 20 - 2011 39 COMMENTS
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The fraud of the Norquist no-taxes pledge has been publicly exploded now and as long as Dems don’t overlook this opportunity, the entire raison d’etre for the Republican Party will be invalidated in the minds of most Americans.

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 9 - 2011 28 COMMENTS
GOP sociopath

Some say corporations are people. What if political parties were people? Could the GOP be clinically diagnosed as a sociopath?

Posted by bito On Dec - 6 - 2011 55 COMMENTS
"Buddy, can you spae me a dime?"

Fewer and fewer of the folks who contributed to the success of our economy actually benefited from that success. Those at the very top grew wealthier from their incomes and their investments — wealthier than ever before. But everybody else struggled with costs that were growing and paychecks that weren’t — and too many families found themselves racking up more and more debt just to keep up.

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 AdLib On Nov - 17 - 2011 379 COMMENTS
forsale

The 1% essentially owns many city governments in America. They have mayors and police forces as their army to defend their interests. This is “who” America really is. We’ve discovered that the friend we always thought was a nice guy has a very dangerous side.

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

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