Tag Archives: Politics

Occupy Wall Street


I don’t know how many of you have been paying attention to the “Occupy Wall Street” movement.  I’ve been paying VERY close attention.  I really believe this is the most important event of our time.  Perhaps the most important of … Continue reading

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My fax to Representative Anthony Weiner


Dear Representative Weiner, I am over 50 years old yet until a few years ago, I had little knowledge of, or interest, in politics. There are many things that awakened my interest, not the least of which was the discovery … Continue reading

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A Rational Counter Proposal to Paul Ryan’s Budget


Before I begin this post, let me just issue a hearty welcome to whoever visited me from Redondo Beach, CA! 🙂 Whether you’re SBF, TF, MF, DF, (CF not from Redondo Beach but maybe visiting his relatives) or MA, please … Continue reading

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My fax to congressman Paul Ryan


Dear Congressman Ryan, You tell us that you’re “saving Medicare”. But after I’ve paid into the system for 47 years, you’re suddenly going to change it 2 years before I’m eligible (assuming the 53-year-old limit stands). I’m skeptical. I’m scared. … Continue reading

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There is no middle ground Rep. Paul Ryan


Be aware people of the United States. There is NO middle ground between Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget and anything rational. It would be like somebody pointing a shotgun at your head and you saying, “No, no. Let’s compromise. Let’s meet … Continue reading

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Remember Christina! Stop the hate!


Her name was Christina Taylor Green. She loved dancing, gymnastics and baseball. She was the only girl on her Little League team. Her dream was to be the first woman in the Major Leagues. She came to see Representative Gabrielle … Continue reading

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Conservative Myth: Uncertainty about Obama's taxes is causing businesses to not hire


Ok, let me start out by saying that I am certainly no economist but I’m pretty good at sorting out truth from fiction in the media and especially on the internet. I spent about 600 hours, 3 years ago, learning … Continue reading

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