Ron Paul Calls Central Banks’ Action ‘a panicky-type reaction’

By |November 30th, 2011|

The Bank of Canada, the Bank of England, the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve, and the Swiss National Bank are today announcing coordinated actions to enhance their capacity to provide liquidity support to the global financial system. The purpose of these actions is to ease strains in financial markets and [...]

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Not Even Ginger Will Endorse Herman Cain

By |November 30th, 2011|

"Ginger, Friends are forever. Everything else is a bonus." - Herman Cain (book signing text) The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Jonathan Martin does the take down of Herman Cain, who is now representative of a group of Republican wannabe presidential candidates [...]

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Newt Gingrich, $100 Million Man with a Lobbyist’s Touch

By |November 30th, 2011|

In asserting that Mr. Gingrich has never engaged in lobbying, his aides say lawyers have thoroughly vetted all of his activities. Randy Evans, a Georgia lawyer who has represented Mr. Gingrich since his days as House speaker, said none of Mr. Gingrich's clients paid him to adopt a position that he did not already have. [...]

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How Stupid are Senate Republicans?

By |November 29th, 2011|

Republicans are evidently going to give in on extending the payroll tax break, but they still won't budge on a surtax on millionaires, after the first million? Do these people not see what's happening in the Occupy movement? From CNN, some details, which Lawrence O'Donnell also talked about tonight. Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said the [...]

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Mr. Unpopularity Better Get His Butt to Iowa

By |November 29th, 2011|

Mitt Romney needs to double down in Iowa, beginning on an "illegal immigration - amnesty" message, because the Newt Gingrich factor is setting in. But will Iowa's Christian conservatives bite on Mormon Mitt? I just don't see it. Who knows, maybe the real conservative in the pack, Jon Huntsman, will end up benefiting in New [...]

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MSNBC Needs Ann Coulter as a Permanent Contributor

By |November 29th, 2011|

Ms. Coulter pronounced it Democratic, not Democrat, so what's the problem? Adults watch "Morning Joe," not children. "Sesame Street" it is not. So the audience can handle the likes of Ann Coulter, otherwise why book the bombastic right wing bandleader? There's also the reality that no one articulates right wing primary voters' plight better than [...]

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Pakistan to Boycott Conference on Afghanistan Future

By |November 29th, 2011|

According to Afghan security officials, their commandos were engaged with U.S. Special Operations troops in a nighttime raid against suspected Taliban insurgents when they came under cross-border fire and called in an airstrike. - Afghans say commando unit was attacked before airstrike was called on Pakistan Watching the reaction of the Pakistanis after the NATO [...]

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Iranian Students Take British Embassy

By |November 29th, 2011|

From the BBC: Protesters in the Iranian capital, Tehran, have broken into the UK embassy compound during an anti-British demonstration, reports say. Militant students are said to have removed the British flag, burnt it and replaced it with Iran's flag. State TV showed youths smashing embassy windows. The move comes after Iran resolved to reduce [...]

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Oh Herman, There You Go Again

By |November 28th, 2011|

Another T.K.O. for Ego. If you want to know how these things happen, the story of Herman and Ginger is the most common. The man has the opportunity and the means. The woman is bored and takes the offer. From there it's pretty ordinary. Well, except for the part where the man decides to go [...]

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Mitt vs. Mitt, Playing in a Loop

By |November 28th, 2011|

"Look, I was an independent at the time of Reagan Bush. I'm not trying to return to Reagan-Bush." - Mitt Romney The ads below from the DNC targeting Mitt Romney are priceless. They also reveal how screwed up the primary process for Republicans is this year and point to the reason Pres. Obama has the [...]

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