Ban Coal: Coal Industry Chemical Threatens 300,000 in West Virginia

I’m not an advocate for coal so I agree that this report by Juan Cole is on point. Juan Cole – Informed Comment Some 300,000 West Virginians are at risk from their tap water after a company making MCHM spilled it into the river, turning it a little purple and making it smell like liquorice. MCHM… More Ban Coal: Coal Industry Chemical Threatens 300,000 in West Virginia

Bachmann: ‘If We Reject Israel, Then There Is A Curse That Comes Into Play’

Imagine a President of the United States issuing such a statement!  Bachmann just proved she is not presidential material. TPMDC Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has declared that America has a serious obligation to support Israel — and if not, God will curse the United States, and it will be the end of this country. The… More Bachmann: ‘If We Reject Israel, Then There Is A Curse That Comes Into Play’

Sarah Palin and the Tea Partyers Create an Opening for Democrats

The Nation For Democrats, Republican primaries are the gift that keeps on giving. Just as a Nevada Republican primary result renewed the reelection prospects of Senate Democratic Majority Leader Harry Reid, just as a Connecticut GOP vote handed advantages to Democrat Richard Blumenthal, so an Alaskan primary has positioned Democrats to try for an upset on… More Sarah Palin and the Tea Partyers Create an Opening for Democrats