Category Archives: dirty hippie politics

A Long Post About Politics That No One Will Read

I have an opinion about the election! This post has been brewing in me for awhile now. I frequently post about politics on both Twitter and Facebook, much to the chagrin of the majority of my followers and Facebook friends. … Continue reading

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Etan Thomas and the 99%

With it looking more and more likely that the NBA players will reject the owners’ latest offer, Etan Thomas took to the pages of ESPN to explain the players’ side. I found the piece very interesting, especially how Thomas chose characterize the … Continue reading

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Obligatory Osama bin Laden Blog Post

Forgive the mental masturbation that is the following (warning: I may have no idea what I’m talking about). It was either this, long, rambling post that no one cares about, or go a half assed, not-very-well-thought-out, timeline clogging Twitter rant … Continue reading

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Well done, Mrs. Fujita

This is quite good, from the wife of the Browns linebacker: My husband could have lost his life to a staph infection. His NFL doctors and trainers were heating/icing/stemming his knee for a bursa-sac rupture and ignoring all the major … Continue reading

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Fool me four times, shame on all of us

(If you can’t tell, this post isn’t about the Cavs or Cleveland sports). I, for one, am shocked (shocked, I say!) that the guy who made misleading ACORN videos (causing ACORN to be defunded), who was arrested for trying to … Continue reading

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I like charts

This is absolutely fascinating, from Jess Bachman at Death and Taxes (click to embiggin, having some trouble embedding) : From the website: So what is this thing? “Death and Taxes” is a large representational graph and poster of the federal budget. It … Continue reading

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Mid Terms

Here’s my quick thought: we threw the Republicans out because they trashed the economy and fucked everything up. We elect Obama but he can only get so much done thanks to Republican obstruction and wishy-washy Democrats. So we decide to … Continue reading

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Liberal Red Meat

Matt Taibbi on the Tea Party (I highly suggest reading the whole thing): Scanning the thousands of hopped-up faces in the crowd, I am immediately struck by two things. One is that there isn’t a single black person here. The … Continue reading

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So remember that letter to the editor I wrote awhile back? Someone read it. Mr. Cox – Good letter to the editor. Keep speaking out- your comments matter. Sherrod Brown

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More Mosque

It’s all politics. And it’s shameful. I’m pissed at Republicans for being assholes and I’m pissed at Democrats for caving to these assholes. What Digby said: All afternoon I’ve been listening to reporter after reporter reassure the audience that Republican … Continue reading

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