Tag Archives: Citizens United

Complicity and Consequences

Why should anyone care about the Occupy Wall Street movement? Aren’t they just a bunch of kids with nothing better to do than whine about the lack of a utopian existence? Isn’t that littleĀ  gathering of peaceniks over with? There … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Republican Descent Into Madness

The Republican party has been in a steady decline since 2008 like a junkie deeply in denial; flailing about looking for ways to keep the high going. The primary campaign is the embarrassing theatrical manifestation of the downward spiral of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Raising Cain in South Carolina

Since the beginning of the political season, the creative people at Comedy Central’s hit shows, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report have had a great deal of material to work with. Stephen Colbert, in particular, Has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

There Can Be Only One

As the Republican campaign Moves onward from Iowa to New Hampshire it becomes clear that there won’t be a definitive winner any time soon. Mitt Romney cannot break out of the first quartile territory nor is Ron Paul likely to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Problem With the ‘Throw All the Bums Out’ Strategy

The Occupy Wall Street protests highlight what everyone suspected and the polls reflected; that there is a lot of public resentment towards our current climate on Capital Hill and its apparent collusion with corporate America. With polls showing record lows … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Art and Irony of Overreach

(Update: According to several sources it looks as if Walker may be compromising with Democrats on the collective bargaining rights. Presumably the pressure from the threat of recalls is making some Republican Senators reconsider their positions) Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracies, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 127 Comments

We’re All Cheeseheads Now

Why should those who don’t live in Wisconsin care what’s going on there? I’m not talking about the fact that it’s home of the most winning NFL team in America but because if Governor Scott Walker’s union busting plan succeeds … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 70 Comments