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Obama's Top 10 Jokes from the White House Correspondences Dinner

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On Saturday, May 3rd 2014 President Barack Obama delivered his last White House Correspondents’ Dinner performance, coincidentally it's also the 100th anniversary of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Below is the President's top 10 jokes as reported by Politico. 1...More

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Party Leadership Message War Via Twitter

This morning I took a look at the different tweets from the party leadership (Democrats and Republicans). You will notice something very interesting about Mitch Mcconnell's tweet. He doesn't mention Healthcare. Why is that? Here's what these people have to...More

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Republican Michael Grimm Threatens to Break Report in half (Video)

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Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) got in a reporter's face and reportedly threatened him after President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night.More

 

Political Leaders On Twitter

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Politics today is all about messaging. So I took a quick look at the Twitter account for Democratic and Republican leaders in the House and Senate. What I found will not surprise you. Republicans are focused on the ACA rollout...More

 

Birther Argument Debunked

We have all been seeing for years now the arguments put forward by some that President Barack Obama was ineligible to run for President because he was not a "natural born citizen" as his father was from Kenya. Despite Hawaii...More

 

Mr. Obama, Tear Down This Wall

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JFK spoke at the Brandenburg Gate 50 years ago when East Germans lived in fear of the Soviet State. Now, the German Chancellor lectures the US President about the ethics and limits of state-based surveillance. Reagan spoke at the Gate...More

 

If You Can Hear Us Now, Then Why Won't You Listen?

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The Obama NSA has been secretly collecting millions of phone records of American citizens. For all this intelligence-gathering, they haven't found the intelligence to realize how wrong this is. Turkish authorities have heard the rumbles of uprisings across Europe and...More

 

The Tea Party, part 1

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The old saying goes: It's important to keep your friends close, but your enemies closer. Keeping this in mind, a few weeks ago I joined a Tea Party community undercover. I rarely post there, I'm too afraid too, what I've...More

 

Equality for Gay Americans Not Complete Until the End of DOMA

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The presidency of Barack Obama has brought a sea change to Gay rights, with the repeal of DODT (Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell) and the president’s announcement that he supports same-sex Continue Reading → The post Equality for Gay Americans Not...More