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I’m trying to ignore the Republican convention

August 30, 2012


I can’t watch or listen to the Republican convention. Of all the occupations that make up an economy and society, of all the ways one can make a difference in the world, the only one that matters to Republicans and whom they wish to represent is “business owner,” and the solipsism of Republican entrepreneurs and […]

Robert Reich: My Political Prediction for 2012: It’s Obama-Clinton

December 28, 2011


robertreich: My political prediction for 2012 (based on absolutely no inside information): Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden swap places. Biden becomes Secretary of State — a position he’s apparently coveted for years. And Hillary Clinton, Vice President. So the Democratic ticket for 2012 is Obama-Clinton. Why…  

Must See Chart: This Is What Class War Looks Like – welcome to the matrix, charlie brown

March 12, 2011



What the fuck has Obama done so far

November 2, 2010


Check out this slideshow listing the accomplishments of the Obama administration I found at

Don’t Watch Cable News

November 1, 2010


Jonah Lehrer’s critique of pundits and their predictions. “We need to cultivate the art of self-overhearing, to learn how to eavesdrop on the mental conversations we have with ourselves.”–Philip Tetlock   Read the article on  

VIDEO: I’m not voting Republican this year, because I have a memory | The Political Carnival

October 30, 2010


via Don’t forget!

Robert Creamer: Two Weeks Out — Nine Reasons Why Democrats Will Keep Control of the House

October 21, 2010


With two weeks to go in the 2010 mid-term elections there are a number of good reasons to believe — contrary to most conventional wisdom — that Democrats will still control the House once the smoke clears from the electoral battlefield. Read the entire article on Hopeful article for Democrats. I live in solidly […]