What a damned idiot! Just a two weeks ago he said, “…the citizenship test has been passed” when he referred to the POTUS birth certificate issue. What the hell is that supposed to mean? That there is a mandatory citizenship test for candidates who are “other than” the standard version? TPMDC In New Hampshire Friday, Mitt Romney… More Romney Stumbles Over ‘Hang Him’ Gaffe Aimed At Obama (VIDEO)
Politico “New York is the city that is open to everyone from everywhere. … Greeks, Geeks, Gleeks. We love them all.” – Mayor Mike Bloomberg, upon meeting the cast of “Glee.” “I’m glad you’re asking these key, important questions, guys.” – White House press secretary Jay Carney, mocking reporters for pressing him on why the… More Politico’s: The Week In One-Liners
I honestly planned for only one “birther” post today, but this one caught my eye… Daily Kos Barack Obama’s mother was Stanley Ann Dunham (November 29, 1942 – November 7, 1995), a teen mother who later got a Ph.D. in anthropology, and a woman so brilliant, so devious, so wealthy, that she was able to pull… More If you are a “birther” then this is what you have to believe.
Now they are saying because the birth certificate that President Obama released on Thursdays has “layers”, that proves that the certificate is fake. Watch video of alleged “fake” birth certificate: I’ve actually relied on FoxNews.com to rebut the theory… FoxNews.com It didn’t take long for some of President Obama’s doubters to claim the long-awaited birth… More Now Graphic Artists On the Internet Claim Obama Birth Certificate Is A Fake (Video)
Salon – Gene Lyons Today’s GOP has abandoned reason for demonic conspiracy theories, magical thinking and miracle cures. Americans used to pride themselves on being a practical people, largely immune to religious and political dogmatism. Commonsense and know-how were universally seen as virtues. Crackpots and zealots of the David Koresh, Jim Jones type have abounded,… More The futility of reasoning with crazy
Prince is on the top of my favorite artists list. This article takes a light-hearted look at what appears to be a trend in “celebritydom”… Bankrate.com I know the foreclosure crisis has been super-bad, but now it’s even badder, given that it’s knocking on the door of the baddest, most ridiculously funky musician to ever emerge… More What?! Prince in foreclosure?!
WTF? It appears to me that the GOP needs a paradigm shift. Their current strategy is not working for the American people… Think Progress Freshman Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR) became the latest Republican to face the ire of his own constituents for voting for the Medicare-ending GOP budget when he was repeatedly challenged by attendees… More GOP Freshman Ends First Town Hall After Tough Questions On Tax Cuts For The Wealthy: ‘We’re Done’
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt), the only “socialist” (as he calls himself) in the U.S. Senate, seems to be the only politician speaking out against the “oil speculation” racket being perpertrated on Wall Street… Huffington Post Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) demanded on Thursday that regulators impose limits on oil speculation to help lower the price of gas… More Bernie Sanders Demands Action From Obama On Wall Street Oil ‘Gambling’
‘Sideshow’ over Obama’s legitimacy goes on Some “birthers” have said that doubts about President Obama’s birthplace are now over.. Video: Exxon profit: $5 million per hour, 24/7 Rachel Maddow reports on the rate at which ExxonMobil earned a profit last quarter: .. Allen West’s Sanitized Town Halls Allen West, as Susie suggests, has a bit… More Friday Blog Round Up
Think Progress Today, news agencies are still tallying reports of deaths from the most devastating storm system in the United States in decades: Dozens of massive tornadoes tore a town-flattening streak across the South, killing at least 250 people in six states and forcing rescuers to carry some survivors out on makeshift stretchers of splintered… More Storms Kill Over 250 Americans In States Represented By Climate Pollution Deniers