Audience Member Asks Obama: ‘Would You Please Raise My Taxes?’

Of course some people think this guy was a “prop”, set up by the Obama campaign committee.   Most bloggers on the right seem to have that opinion.  Could it be because they can’t  possibly “handle the truth!” Think Progress Earlier today, President Obama  fielded questions from a town hall audience in Mountain View, California, hosted… More Audience Member Asks Obama: ‘Would You Please Raise My Taxes?’

Monday Blog Round Up

The day after the straw polls. The Republican Dislike For Our Soldiers Fox News panel: Perry campaign near ‘total collapse’ Amanda Carpenter Blames Inhaler Issue On Obama, Lies When Caught  MORGAN FREEMAN SAYS “TEA PARTY IS RACIST , THEY’RE OUT TO GET OBAMA”  Perry Looking Worse than Donald Trump, as Christie Dreams Resurface Fox Business Spends… More Monday Blog Round Up

Cops Tackle, Mace Wall St. Protesters for No Apparent Reason

Protesters to Wall Street and the corporate media:  Can you hear us now? Gawker Looks like the ongoing #OccupyWallStprotest against corporations got a bit tense on its eighth day, with lots of cops present for today’s march to Union Square and the official protest home page reporting at least 80 arrests. Folks on the ground photographed several of the arrests—which, the New York Timesreports, were… More Cops Tackle, Mace Wall St. Protesters for No Apparent Reason

Drudge Seizes On Yet Another Opportunity For Race-Baiting Attack

I know we should all be used to the right-wing media with their exaggerations and falsehoods about the POTUS, but this one stands out as egregious as it can get… County Fair | Media Matters During his speech to the Congressional Black Caucus on September 24, President Obama said to African-American leaders: “I expect all of you to march with… More Drudge Seizes On Yet Another Opportunity For Race-Baiting Attack

Bill Maher makes fun of ‘job creators’

  The Raw Story After discussing Tony Bennett’s 9/11 comments, Bill Maher proceeded to poke some fun at those labeled as ‘job creators’ in the latest installment of Real Time. The comedian first urged Americans once again to stop voting against their economic interests, or what he labels as the “Joe the Plumber syndrome.” “The broke… More Bill Maher makes fun of ‘job creators’

Obama: Rick Perry Is ‘Governor Whose State Is On Fire, Denying Climate Change’

Image by jamesomalley via Flickr Needless to say that it’s about damn time! Mr. President, that Mr. Nice Guy personna is no good when the opposition hates your guts regardless of what you do to appease them.  I hope you’re fired up and ready to go to help get jobs for the people that put you… More Obama: Rick Perry Is ‘Governor Whose State Is On Fire, Denying Climate Change’