Category Archives: Obama

Terrific New York Times Editorial Gets Critical Point Wrong!

Today’s fine editorial, The White House on Spying, got a crucial assumption wrong. It cited, “the odd defense that the president didn’t know that American spies had tapped the German chancellor’s cellphone for 10 years.” Addressing the implications of this, it immediately … Continue reading

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Why the enemies of Obamacare oppose it!

Today, my comment on Paul Krugman’s terrific Op-Ed, Lousy Medicaid Arguments, didn’t make it because the New York Times closed out comments just as I was ready to publish it.  I feel that this is one of my best! Krugman … Continue reading

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Why do they hate Hollywood? 42, Elysium, and now, Lee Daniels’ The Butler, must drive them wild!

They hate because they are enraged by the good! They know that they are in the wrong, not just before decent people who stand for what’s really right, but before God! How enraging it must be to know that the … Continue reading

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“Lunch Pail” and Angry Republicans: If You’re Unwilling to Vote for Democrats – You’re Out of Luck!

Unfortunately, I am afraid that a vast proportion of these Lunch Pail Republicans will fail to support the Democratic Party, which truly avows to and actually does support labor. They will not only stay home on Election Day to withhold … Continue reading

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Elysium is an endorsement of Obamacare.

Even better than that, but to say more would give away too much. Support Obamacare!  See Elysium!  Support Obamacare!

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It would be wrong to say “gop” instead of GOP.

It is wrong to intentionally mispronounce anyone’s name.  It is just a matter of simple respect! Many years ago when I was taking a private bus to work, I was the first passenger and was alone to chat with the … Continue reading

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Worth reading from the New York Times

Has the G.O.P. Gone Off the Deep End? http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/07/17/has-the-g-o-p-gone-off-the-deep-end/?src=me&ref=general   Only misses one thing: The program of the lunatic fringe is to take over the Party, even if the process makes it useless to own! Perhaps they hope to build … Continue reading

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Now the Civil Rights Act!

We see the continuation of suicidal, that is, already dead behavior in yesterday’s Supreme Court decision that basically decimated the Civil Rights Act.  Is there any hope for the mean-spirited Republicans and conservatives?  No, in the long run there is no hope.  … Continue reading

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“Are you better off now than you were four years ago?” What question is being answered? A puzzle explained. (Re-published to Complete)

Last week Chris Matthews of MSNBC’s Hardball was perplexed by the contradiction between poll results that reported a startlingly negative response to the “are you better off” question,” and positive ones that President Obama was trusted more to handle the … Continue reading

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