Category: politics

Lawrence O’Donnell asks Anthony Weiner, ‘What’s wrong with you?’

“What I find strange about your campaign is your absolute desperate need for elective office.” O’Donnell had Weiner on The Last Word and it seemed apparent that O’Donnell has been dying to sink his teeth […]

Stone Cold Steve Austin on same-sex marriage

Former WWE superstar Stone Cold Steve Austin is madder than hell and he’s not going to take it anymore. During this talk radio interview Austin brings up the topic of same-sex marriage and rails against […]

Missouri State Fair puts a rodeo clown in an Obama mask and asks, ‘if anyone would like to see Obama run down by a bull’

If you’ve ever been to a state fair then you can probably imagine how difficult it might be to choose the single most embarrassing or shameful moment there but the people in Missouri took the […]

Dwight D. Eisenhower on the military industrial complex

This first quote is actually from a letter Eisenhower wrote to his brother. It’s one of my favorites. Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm […]

Me and Edward Snowden

So this is what it’s all been boiled down to. This was the change and hope I tried so hard to believe in? Over the past few weeks I’ve found myself in the uncomfortable position […]

Daniel Somers, An Iraq War Veteran’s Last Words; “I Am Sorry That It Has Come to This”

Via Gawker: Daniel Somers was a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He was part of Task Force Lightning, an intelligence unit. In 2004-2005, he was mainly assigned to a Tactical Human-Intelligence Team (THT) in Baghdad, […]

The Rich Have Gained $5.6 Trillion in the ‘Recovery,’ While the Rest of Us Have Lost $669 Billion

Source: Do the math and you’ll discover that the top 7% gained a whopping $5.6 trillion in net worth (assets minus liabilities) while the rest of lost $669 billion. Their wealth went up by 28% […]