Articles by: Don Hamel

Now that climate change is no longer deniable, will we trust the bad guy to save the day?

Profit-Driven Climate Change Solutions May Be The Bigger Threat (VIDEO)

There is little hope that the petroleum and coal industries will ultimately act as our saviors.

by Don Hamel· · Current Issues
Rupert Murdoch, owner of News Corp.

FCC Chairman Attempting To Change Monopoly Rules For Ex-Boss Rupert Murdoch (VIDEO)

To call this a ‘conflict of interest,’ would suggest that Genachowski recognizes his responsibilty to the public, which he has clearly abandoned.

by Don Hamel· · News
Photo of The GOP-led House's 2012 committee chairs from the Rachel Maddow Show. http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show

Republican Diversity – 19 White Males Chosen For All 19 House Committee Chairs

The Speaker fails to acknowledge that the ‘American people’ made their priorities known when they put Democrats in control of Washington, three weeks ago.

by Don Hamel· · News
Grover Norquist Threatens Deserters Of His Sinking ‘No Tax-Pledge’ Ship (VIDEO)

Grover Norquist Threatens Deserters Of His Sinking ‘No Tax-Pledge’ Ship (VIDEO)

As lawmakers steer away from fiscal cliff, Norquist issues warning in an interview with CNN’s Soledad O’Brien.

by Don Hamel· · News
Pragmatic Protest – Battling The Marketing Medusa Without Turning To Stone

Pragmatic Protest – Battling The Marketing Medusa Without Turning To Stone

Advertising isn’t Don Draper trying to understand how housewives think, it’s not artists, working day-jobs. It’s trained psychologists, manipulating children.

Pragmatic Protest – Don’t Boycott Bad Companies, Divest From Them

Pragmatic Protest – Don’t Boycott Bad Companies, Divest From Them

It’s time to remind these companies, and ourselves, that they exist and thrive by our leave alone.

by Don Hamel· · Current Issues
The Answer To Dwindling GOP Base? Turn Voters Against Each Other (VIDEO)

The Answer To Dwindling GOP Base? Turn Voters Against Each Other (VIDEO)

The it’s the callous reduction of people – to what their value is to the GOP agenda – that has allowed Mitt Romney the time to work on his tan…for real, this time

by Don Hamel· · News
Trump’s Hairpiece Flees To Caymans And Other Fallout From The Conservative Zone (VIDEO)

Trump’s Hairpiece Flees To Caymans And Other Fallout From The Conservative Zone (VIDEO)

The right faces myriad problems as they try to figure out the flaw in their platform of tax avoidance and forced pregnancy.

by Don Hamel· · News, Political Humor
UK Bookie Calls Race, Pays Off Obama Bettors Early

UK Bookie Calls Race, Pays Off Obama Bettors Early

Paddy Power gambling site bets on Obama, while US media claims tight race.

by Don Hamel· · News
RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

‘There are no accidents. You found this site for a reason. Join the largest simultaneous group prayer of its kind.’

by Don Hamel· · Political Humor
Nate Silver Puts His Money Where His Predictions Are – Bets Joe Scarborough $1,000 For Obama Win

Nate Silver Puts His Money Where His Predictions Are – Bets Joe Scarborough $1,000 For Obama Win

The presidential race as a foregone conclusion, is not in the best interest of Fox, CNN , MSNBC or Joe Scarborough.

by Don Hamel· · News
Tired Of All The Election News? A Cute Reminder You’re Not Alone (VIDEO)

Tired Of All The Election News? A Cute Reminder You’re Not Alone (VIDEO)

Weeping little girl says she’s tired of ‘Bronco Bamma’ and Mitt Romney.

by Don Hamel· · News
Katrina’s ‘Brownie’ Criticizes Obama’s Hurricane Sandy Response As ‘Too Fast’

Katrina’s ‘Brownie’ Criticizes Obama’s Hurricane Sandy Response As ‘Too Fast’

The message should be, ‘we’re all in this together.’ It’d be nice for a change.

by Don Hamel· · News
Colbert’s Counter-Offer To Trump: One Million Dollars To Become ‘Teabagger’ (Video)

Colbert’s Counter-Offer To Trump: One Million Dollars To Become ‘Teabagger’ (Video)

Colbert didn’t just nail Donald Trump’s mannerisms, he nailed his character.

by Don Hamel· · Current Issues
Billy Graham’s Busy Week: Mormonism No Longer A Cult, Backs Romney In Full Page Ad

Billy Graham’s Busy Week: Mormonism No Longer A Cult, Backs Romney In Full Page Ad

Two weeks ago, Billy Graham’s position on Mormonism is that it was a religious cult – making Romney a cult leader

by Don Hamel· · News
Debate: Mitt Romney Doesn’t Know Where Iran Is Because He Can’t Be Bothered To Check A Map

Debate: Mitt Romney Doesn’t Know Where Iran Is Because He Can’t Be Bothered To Check A Map

Clint Eastwood debated an empty chair. President Obama’s been debating an empty suit. Romney is all glib charm
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by Don Hamel· · News
Did Ann Romney ‘Flip Off’ The President After The Debate? (VIDEO)

Did Ann Romney ‘Flip Off’ The President After The Debate? (VIDEO)

The Romneys just aren’t used to — and don’t know how to react to — anyone openly disagreeing with them.

by Don Hamel· · News
Two Very Different Views Of Iran – Reality Vs.The Propaganda That Keeps Us At War (VIDEOS)

Two Very Different Views Of Iran – Reality Vs.The Propaganda That Keeps Us At War (VIDEOS)

Who are the Iranians? A group of mullahs, evil scientists and terrorists all hell-bent towards destroying the U.S.?

by Don Hamel· · Current Issues
Debate Finale – Another ‘Mitt-Amorphosis’ For Romney’s Past, And Obama (Finally) Brings Up The 47%

Debate Finale – Another ‘Mitt-Amorphosis’ For Romney’s Past, And Obama (Finally) Brings Up The 47%

No matter what you believe, you’ve heard Mitt Romney say he does, too

by Don Hamel· · News
Romney, Ryan And Racism: The Three ‘R’s Of The Uneducated

Romney, Ryan And Racism: The Three ‘R’s Of The Uneducated

Signing the Declaration of Independence didn’t end British rule in America, and racism didn’t end when Barack Obama became president.