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Richard G. Strauch: Aging in place (The Democratic leadership)

Wherein Mr. Strauch reminds us that the Democratic leadership in the House of Representatives are in their mid-to-late 70s. Aging in Place, very clever. I always thought well of Barbara Boxer. She spoke at a gathering of progressive lawyers and … Continue reading

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Stop Trump: This is our only chance…with the Electoral College

Your State electors have choice! Don’t let anyone tell you differently. If they won’t listen to you via phone and letter, go to your Representative’s or Senator’s office and stand up or sit in. Once he is sworn in, he … Continue reading

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The Democrats lose because they are paid to lose

Nov. 16, 2016 I just found this in my Drafts folder; written on the night of November 8, 2016. It is three hours since the east coast polls closed. We do not have a landslide for anyone. We have a … Continue reading

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Panama Papers Update Vol 1 Issue 1

I always like to start out at Wikipedia. Why, you ask? Well, because Wikipedia is an all-volunteer organization composed of scholars and students from all over the world. When I say volunteer, I mean that they are paid nothing for … Continue reading

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It’s a Trumpster Fire of a Convention

I am rendered speechless by the overt hate shown at the Republican Convention. But I can still type. I started out as a Republican at age 16. I was told that Republicans held the moral high ground. That lasted until … Continue reading

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Jaysus hallelujah on a crutch in the balkans with a goat, Saudi Arabia complicit in 911

In 911 document, view of http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/16/us/28-pages-saudi-arabia-september-11.html?emc=edit_na_20160715&nlid=72389203&ref=cta The government released documents that show Saudi Arabia might be complicit in 911. Well, just slap me up side the head. I am astonished. I had no idea that there was any Saudi link … Continue reading

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GOP says overhaul, wants to cut taxes more because that has worked so well during the last 50 years

Reeling From 2016 Chaos, G.O.P. Mulls Overhaul of Primaries Guess what kind of overhaul they think they want? Keep more people from voting. That is their sole political strategy. I wouldn’t mind if they were only willing to pay their fair … Continue reading

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Richest 62 people as wealthy as half world’s population combined: you can’t have it all!

Larry Elliott Economics editor Sunday 17 January 2016 19.01 EST Last modified on Monday 18 January 2016 03.25 EST Richest 62 people as wealthy as half world’s population combined worth saying twice. This is the most inequality humankind has ever … Continue reading

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Rightwing Media Report: NJ says-Trump Preaching to Shrinking White Electorate Creates Problems for GOP

The National Journal (NJ) is a right-wing publication in the old style, evoking a time when gentlemen with those not-sexy-at-all muttonchop whiskers respected and followed the rules of debate and eschewed logical errors. Back when I used to be a Republican … Continue reading

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