Category Archives: Republicans shooting themseves in the foot

Cliven Bundy and the one thing he knows about “The Negros”.

Say kids, You know about the Cliven Bundy? The guy who’s turned a dispute over grazing fees into an armed stand-off with Federal Agents.  Well, The New York Times talked to the guy. And the results were…well, if you been following the … Continue reading

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John Boehner: Cheaters never starve.

Via The New York Daily News: WASHINGTON — New York Democrats lashed out at House Speaker John Boehner Thursday after he accused New York and four other states of “cheating” and “fraud” for sidestepping billions of dollars in federal food … Continue reading

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The Debt Limit vote and how Greg Walden failed the Kobayashi Maru.

Well, it’s over. After weeks of stalemate that shuttered the government for 16 days and brought the nation within hours of a key deadline to renew its borrowing authority, the standoff is finally over. President Barack Obama has signed into … Continue reading

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@RepGregWalden lies on Fox News.

At 1:40 of this segment on the October 10th episode of “Hannity”, Rep Greg Walden comes right out of the gate lies by saying this country “We have a huge deficit problem, a huge spending problem”. When actually, we didn't. … Continue reading

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Week two of the shutdown and I’m a spent force.

The post you are now reading is not the one I was planning on writing. The post I was going to write was an open letter to John Boehner demanding a clean CR vote. It would have been a screaming, … Continue reading

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The shutdown continues and the pressure is on us.

We are now entering the second week of this shutdown and Boehner is dug in like an Alabama tick. (Via HuffPo.) House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Sunday that there are not enough votes in the House of Representative to … Continue reading

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Fight (for) the Future.

Well…On the plus side… The new camera has been ordered and is set to arrive on Tuesday. The time off for my vacation has been approved. I will be going to Seattle on the 20th. The night before, I have … Continue reading

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Food stamps, The threat of shut down and reaping the whirlwind of 2010.

I warned you. I warned you in 2010 and you let it happen anyway. I’ve said this before and I will say it again.  The current incarnation of the GOP can’t be trusted to run a Goddamn lemonade stand let alone this … Continue reading

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A nickel’s worth of free advice to @SpeakerBoehner.

Dear Mr. Speaker: If you are reading this, (Assuming that one of your staffers caught this in the mention column of your office’s Tweet Deck or what ever you use to monitor your feed.) I’m going to assume that you … Continue reading

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My very short take on why I am pro-choice. (And why the GOP House can suck my D*ck.)

There is a longer and much more autobiographical version of this post rattling around in my head. And one day, I may write that post.But for right now, let me say this.Speaking as a man who was born to parents … Continue reading

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