Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Rubio Grandstanding Finally Over – He Does His Job, Sort Of

Back in late December, I wrote about the phony anti-Castro past that former gop presidential candidate Marco Rubio had created in his deceitful quest for power, from a Florida state representative to the US Senate, and ultimately, he wished in … Continue reading

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Miserable People in the gop

Over the past few days, there have been several stories in the news about absolutely miserable people, some stories being widely disseminated and discussed, others not much. These stories involve politicians currently holding high offices, politicians who formerly held high … Continue reading

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Donald Trump c. 2007: It Was bush’s Fault

In December, 2007, current gop presidential frontrunner donald trump went on CNN for a lengthy interview with Wolf Blitzer in which he discussed the then current state of politics in the US and in particular the debacle that was the … Continue reading

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“Why Students Lie” Article Misses the Political Point

This past week, the New York Times published an interesting but ill-conceived article written by a high school teacher entitled “Why Students Lie, and Why We Fall for It”. The article discussed the author’s preoccupation with the fact that her … Continue reading

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Has Anyone Actually Read the Heller Case?

Advocates for the unfettered sale, carry and use of firearms base in great part their argument for the constitutionality of these positions on the interpretation given the second amendment by the US Supreme Court in the 2008 case of District … Continue reading

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Carson the Leader in gop Lie-Fest

Wednesday night’s gop lie-fest that they dared to call a “debate” was led in the category of most egregious intentional misstatement of fact by “the most ignorant and uninformed” of them all, ben carson, who had the audacity to tell … Continue reading

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Ben Carson: Uncaring, Ignorant, Misinformed

Yesterday I made a brief reference to Ben Carson, the most ignorant and uninformed presidential candidate ever to register the level of support that he continues to receive, barely a year away from a presidential election: “Never before has there … Continue reading

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Trump on Meet The Press: Still Sliding By

donald trump was the subject of a lengthly interview on Meet the Press this morning, but as with all other questioners meeting with trump since his entry into the 2016 presidential race, Chuck Todd generally failed to ask the tough … Continue reading

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Most Conservative Supreme Court Ever Is Too Liberal For Some

The backlash among right wing extremists and your run-of-the-mill Obama haters to today’s Supreme Court ruling that correctly interpreted the intent of the Affordable Care Act to validate federal health care exchange subsidies has been breathtaking to observe. The criticism … Continue reading

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