When I initially read this story, my jaw had become semi-paralyzed in an open position. Talk about “jaw-dropping” moments, this story is astounding. I am certainly no fan of Tom Coburn ever since Rachel Maddow exposed Coburn as being complicit in trying to hide the John Ensign scandal. However, he may have earned a small… More Tom Coburn: $30 Billion In Millionaires Aid Is ‘Sheer Washington Stupidity’
I was going through my blogroll list and came across this site. There was no text to go with the pictures but none was actually needed. I will say that the so-called Family Values family (Rick Santorum’s picture) and the Obama family, who is viewed by the right wing as just the opposite of a family values family, show a… More Family values? Seriously?
Politico The week’s top ten quotes in American politics: “So it’s like a quasi-vegetable byproduct paste that you smear on your toast for breakfast. Sounds good, doesn’t it?” — President Barack Obama, ripping on Vegemite, a staple food down under, during an appearance with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard. “She’s a 50-year-old adult bully, a has-been… More PolitiQuotes – The Week In One-Liners
Barbara Bush: Palin should stay in Alaska Allen West Does Not Practiceth What He Preacheth The Chertoff Connection: Body Scanners Are About Profits Not Protectio.. Senator John Ensign may support DADT repeal Retired general: Senate GOP doesn’t trust our military Republicans Slam GOP’s Climate Change Denial As ‘Incomprehensibl.. Admiral Mullen: New START Is ‘Absolutely Critical’… More Monday Morning Blog Round Up
Oh for goodness sake! I thought we’d never have to hear from this woman again… Huffington Post Nevada Republican Sharron Angle — who fell short in her quest to unseat Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid earlier this month — found herself back in the spotlight on Wednesday after questionable comments she reportedly made towards the… More Sharron Angle: ‘Sometimes Dictators Have Good Ideas’
Remember the “C” Street fiasco, exposed by Rachel Maddow last year? Well, they’re back in the news again… The Washington Post A group of Ohio ministers has asked the Internal Revenue Service to investigate the organization that sponsors the National Prayer Breakfast because it received money six years ago from an alleged Islamic terrorist organization… More Sponsor of National Prayer Breakfast received money from alleged terrorist group
Talkig Points Memo When Sen. John Ensign’s housemates on C Street found out about his affair with the wife of an aide, they burst into his room and woke him up to stage an intervention. Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK), a fellow C-streeter, had found out about the affair weeks earlier and confronted Ensign, according to… More Details On C-Street’s Midnight Intervention For Ensign
The talking point from the GOP regarding ending the ten-year fiasco of the Bush Tax Cuts is that Dems want to raise taxes (by eliminating the Bush Tax cuts.) The concept of “raising taxes” is being thrown around all over the blogosphere, print media and television. Although they know that eliminating (as scheduled) the BTCs after its ten years run is not… More 10 Republican Lies About the Bush Tax Cuts