A Liberal New Year’s Resolution

From the website Republican Dirty Tricks.  Illustrations are from The Fifth Column photo archives. It’s time to stop pretending that Republicans (and their DLC Corporate Dem enablers) want the American Middle Class to be strong, vibrant and economically-secure, but just hold different ideas than liberals on how to get there. THEY DON’T. Conservative ideology is… More A Liberal New Year’s Resolution

Fmr. Shell president ‘predicting’ $5-a-gallon gas in 2012

In my opinion, this story seems to be a “planned leak” from the oil industry to prepare the average American for more of the same greed we’ve seen from the oil industry for years. Raw Story The former president of Shell Oil said he believes Americans could be paying $5 for a gallon a gas… More Fmr. Shell president ‘predicting’ $5-a-gallon gas in 2012

New 2012 Presidential Campaign Poll: Obama Rising, Palin Falling

No surprises here.  Perhaps Mrs. Palin should reconsider the RNC Chairmanship.  She’d have a better chance at winning.  Sarah Palin ascending to the  height of POTUS doesn’t really seem to be in the cards for her this time around.  Perhaps with a lot of home schooling and a little more humility she might try again in… More New 2012 Presidential Campaign Poll: Obama Rising, Palin Falling

Fox News Dominates Cable News Ratings In 2010, Beating CNN And MSNBC Combined

There’s no doubt in my mind that this is how the GOP was elected in the mid-terms.  Strictly by design via Fox News and their target, their rather gullible and easily swayed viewers. Mediaite Fox News will mark 2010 as one of the best years since the network’s launch in 1996. The network posted powerful ratings, beating… More Fox News Dominates Cable News Ratings In 2010, Beating CNN And MSNBC Combined

Sarah Palin Attempts To Explain ‘Refudiate’ Gaffe

I guess she’s repudiating her “refudiate” gaffe…but there’s a “gotcha” moment that makes her excuse null and void… Huffington Post Amid the familial banter that took place on Sunday’s episode of “Sarah Palin’s Alaska,” the former Alaska Governor went beyond criticism of conservationists to explain the much ridiculed genesis of her faux-word, “refudiate.” Politico reports on the… More Sarah Palin Attempts To Explain ‘Refudiate’ Gaffe

Alaska Senate Hopeful “Hanger On” Joe Miller Finally Accepts Defeat…Sort Of

The Daily Beast Alaska Tea Partier Joe Miller will not seek to prevent Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski from being seated in the new Senate—though he still promised to not give up his challenge to the state’s count of write-in votes. Previously, a federal judge had issued a stay preventing the state from certifying Murkowski’s victory; Miller… More Alaska Senate Hopeful “Hanger On” Joe Miller Finally Accepts Defeat…Sort Of

Chris Matthews: Why Doesn’t Obama Demand A Copy Of His Birth Certificate? (VIDEO)

He prefaces his diatribe by holding up a long form birth certificate and simultaneously stating that he is not a birther.  Yet… Huffington Post Chris Matthews waded into the birther controversy on his Monday show, wondering why President Obama has not demanded a copy of his full birth certificate to put the conspiracy theories about… More Chris Matthews: Why Doesn’t Obama Demand A Copy Of His Birth Certificate? (VIDEO)