If the GOP-led house doesn’t moo-ove a new farm bill out of committee, we’ll revert to higher-cost 1940’s programs from when farmers milked cows by hand.
Archive for December 21st, 2012
Since the brutal and tragic shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school, the nation has been in a state of turmoil. Even some life-long NRA supporters are having a change of heart.
The NRA solution is to place armed guards at schools to ‘stop’ the potential for mass violence. Yet, in two schools, each employing that very plan the death toll is 23, the injured number over 30.
Bottom line: it appears Karl Rove and Crossroads GPS knowingly misstated their purpose as a ‘tax-exempt’ organization.
A few reasons why arming teachers is stupid way to protect children.
Angel Dobbs and her niece Ashley Dobbs sue Texas Troopers for public cavity searches on the side of the road.
Ben offers us the titillating indication that a run for the Senate could be in his very-near future.
As LaPierre proposes adding more guns to schools, a protestor interrupts with a sign saying ‘NRA is killing our kids.’
52-year old Mosque arsonist Randolph Linn shows no remorse for his crime, and tells judge during trial ‘I only know what I hear on Fox News.’
Plan B failed to pass as it was unable to get support for Boehner’s own caucus, even though the rich would still get tax cuts at the expense of the middle class and the poor.
A barber shop conversation about the Newtown Sandy Hook school shooting ends with Lester Davis, 57, firing multiple shots from a firearm.
It’s fun to laugh at these dire predictions of apocalypse, it’s also important to remember that these richly symbolic stories reflect our deepest fears and most cherished beliefs.
Good, bad, or indifferent, as the Mayan doomsday approaches, America is experiencing the birth of a new era with all its challenges, and all its inherent hopefulness.