McDonald’s Workers Told They’ll Only Get Raises, Benefits If Republicans Win

Corporations are poised to have a huge celebration of Republicans win the house.  McDonald’s actions are abhorrent and probably aimed at what they perceived to be “dumbed down” employees.  Perhaps they forgot that many people working there are doing so to make extra money for school, out-of-work employees and more.  They certainly underestimated their employees. Huffington Post… More McDonald’s Workers Told They’ll Only Get Raises, Benefits If Republicans Win

Relatives Says Man Arrested For Threatening Democratic Senator Was ‘Under The Spell That Glenn Beck Cast’

This story is not hard to believe at all.  “The crazy” is contagious… Think Progress In April, a Washington man named Charles Alan Wilson was arrested for threatening Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) for her vote to pass health care reform. He left a series of threatening messages on her voicemail, saying “It only takes one piece… More Relatives Says Man Arrested For Threatening Democratic Senator Was ‘Under The Spell That Glenn Beck Cast’

John Boehner to Appear at Rally With Candidate Who Dressed as Nazi Soldier

Herr Boehner wants to be the next Speaker of the House (number three in line for the presidency) yet supports a candidate who makes heroes out of Nazis!  Talk about “crazy season”… Politics Daily Minority Leader John Boehner, the man who would likely be speaker if the GOP wins control of the House, is planning to… More John Boehner to Appear at Rally With Candidate Who Dressed as Nazi Soldier

Obama’s Last Laugh

The Daily Beast Jon Stewart didn’t just go for the gags. While joshing around with Barack Obama last night on a set festooned with faux Roman columns, Stewart spoke as the voice of disenchanted liberalism, demanding to know: What happened to that hope-and-change guy? “You ran with such, if I may, audacity… yet legislatively it… More Obama’s Last Laugh

Media Matters: Attack on MoveOn worker was the latest in string of violence and threats against progressives

  Media Matters has a complete breakdown of violence and threats toward progressives through the midterm campaign season and more. Media Matters White powder and swastikas mailed to Rep. Grijalva. On October 21, an envelope containing “a plastic bag of white powder and two pieces of paper with swastikas written on them” was reportedly mailed to… More Media Matters: Attack on MoveOn worker was the latest in string of violence and threats against progressives

40 Inspirational Speeches in 2 Minutes – (Daily Kos)

I got this in my email a few minutes ago and wanted to share with it with you:  (H/t) Chris Bowers -Daily Kos –Democrats are down in the House, but they are not out of it. –Democrats look good to hold the Senate, and President Obama has endorsed filibuster reform. –Early voting is well underway, and… More 40 Inspirational Speeches in 2 Minutes – (Daily Kos)

Tea Party Stoke Fears About Bogus Voter Fraud

Every year Republicans cry “voter fraud” with not one instance of such fraud being tried and convicted.   The whole idea is to create a straw man while THEY in fact steal the election by “black box” voting machine tampering, pulling minorities off the voting rolls by questioning their eligibility, intimidating minorities by taking pictures of them… More Tea Party Stoke Fears About Bogus Voter Fraud