Tag Archives: Barack Obama

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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gop Letter to Iran More Than An Embarrassment, It’s Treason

8 U.S.C. § 953, the Logan Act: Private correspondence with foreign governments. “Any citizen of the United States, wherever he may be, who, without authority of the United States, directly or indirectly commences or carries on any correspondence or intercourse … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Florida Officials Hit New Low, Harming Others Along the Way

In the 2012 Presidential election, overall the state of Florida voted for the re-election of President Barack Obama, by a slim margin. His support was primarily centered in the states’ largest and most diverse counties, such as Broward, Miami-Dade, and … Continue reading

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