true stuff

Examples of true stuff Vaccines do not cause autism or mental retardation.  Proven fact. The climate is warming up.  Fact. Human activity is contributing to the warming of the climate.  Fact. Most living creatures (including humans) will suffer in many, many ways as the climate warms.  Duh. The earth is not 6,000-10,000 years old.  It is aroundContinue reading “true stuff”

get used to the swagger, folks.

At every step, we were told our goals were misguided or too ambitious; that we would crush jobs and explode deficits. Instead, we’ve seen the fastest economic growth in over a decade, our deficits cut by two-thirds, a stock market that has doubled, and health-care inflation at its lowest rate in 50 years. This isContinue reading “get used to the swagger, folks.”

why do we vote against our best interests? the answer: God is obsessed with sex

Most everyone agrees that the Republican party and their policies favor the wealthy.  In fact, a recent New York Times/CBS News poll showed that 70 percent of all Americans believe that the policies of the congressional Republicans favor the rich, at the expense of the poor and middle class.  Two-thirds of Americans disapprove of taxContinue reading “why do we vote against our best interests? the answer: God is obsessed with sex”

Sunday thoughts #31: Three choices for my conservative friends…

The way I see it, my conservative friends, you have three choices:   1.  You can raise the minimum wage so that people can actually afford to eat, pay rent, drive, and even buy the occasional birthday present for their kids. 2.  You can continue to “subsidize” big corporations, like Walmart, by allowing them toContinue reading “Sunday thoughts #31: Three choices for my conservative friends…”

how the Tea Party is holding America hostage…

I wonder how many people actually fully grasp what the Republicans in the House are doing right now and how they are seriously harming this country in their attempt to discredit the president and hold America hostage.  It’s shameful, and if you’re not pissed off, you’re not paying attention. First – a super-duper simple (I meanContinue reading “how the Tea Party is holding America hostage…”