Seen on the Internet 7-27-2014

The following quote was from my favorite TV show ever…The West Wing.   The fictional Congressman Santos was an ideal candidate for President when he quoted the following lines in a debate with the fictional Republican candidate Senator Vinick.  (Video follows the quote.)     H/t:  Occupy Democrats.  

‘You Know You’re a Liberal If…’ 33 Litmus Tests for Liberals

Addicting Info You can discern the geographic distance between Kenya and Hawaii. Bernie Sanders is one of your favorite senators. You’re seriously considering dropping Verizon and switching to Credo Mobile. You get much of your news from Rachel Maddow, Bill Maher and/or Jon Stewart. You’re in favor of tax increases to support the common good… More ‘You Know You’re a Liberal If…’ 33 Litmus Tests for Liberals

Obama Booed at Netroots! Some Liberals Frustrated by Pace of Obama’s Change!

Unfortunately, the POTUS’ hope and change message will not be as effective in 2012 as it was in 2008. The  reality for liberals is that President Obama is not a liberal president.   Most people in the media and most politicians see him as a moderate.  Of course the exception is Fox News Channel which peddles… More Obama Booed at Netroots! Some Liberals Frustrated by Pace of Obama’s Change!

Election and Democracy Part III: Mark Crispin Miller (Video)

Prof. Mark Crispin Miller has something to say, but nobody’s listening, except his students and a few conspiracy theorists. I believe folks should hear what he has to say and draw their own conclusions. Here is a clip from The Left Forum 2011 in which Miller participated.   Watch the entire forum here… Related Articles Failure to… More Election and Democracy Part III: Mark Crispin Miller (Video)

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

I found this comment on Huffington Post under the topic: Beck Borrows Lines From Obama 2008 Stump Speech During DC Rally. Since it speaks to so many of the ideals of the modern “progressive”, I wanted to share it on this blog: “Joe gets up in the morning and fills his coffeepot with water to… More