Veterans Day: Bah Humbug

When it comes to Veterans Day tributes call me Scrooge.


Voter Supression And State Legislatures: Democrats Miss The Boat


NV-Sen: Dean Heller (R) Is Already Pushing Brian Sandoval (R) To Run Against Harry Reid (D) In 2016


Thank President Obama for historic action to curb climate change pollution

From The Sierra Club :


Scott Walker Aide One Step Closer to Prison in John Doe Case


November is Native American Heritage Month

What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has resulted in a whole month being designated for that purpose.


Tell Me Again . . . Who Stands For Freedom And Liberty ?


Freedom Of Religion,

Civil Rights,

Voter Rights,

Inclusive Governance,

Economic Opportunity,

Healthcare Choices,


FL-Sen: Marco Rubio (R) & Paul Ryan (R. WI) To Introduce Alternative To Obamacare

Oh this ought to be good:


KY-Sen: Rand Paul (R) Thinks Hillary Clinton Is Too Old To Run For President

Really? That's the best attack line you have?


GA-Sen: Johnny Isakson (R) Will Formally Announce Re-Election Bid Next Week


Tweet War Of The N Word

The media is finding good sound bite material in the battles about racism between celebrities. There was Bill Maher and Ben Affleck on Islam. Now it is Piers Morgan and Ta-Nehisi Coates on the use of the N word.


For My Father On Veterans Day




Bárðarbunga: Asphyxiating Policemen, Acid Snow, Fields of Dead Mice and Wow What's That?!

I'm never surprised by the ability of random events to completely derail what I planned to write about. I had a full article written up about all of the major news from the current eruption that accumulated while I was at Airwaves.


MO-Sen: Roy Blunt (R) Claims Obama's Support For Net Neutrality Laws Are Bad For Jobs & Consumers


PA-Sen: Joe Sestak (D) Exposes Pat Toomey's (R) Abysmal & Hypocritical Record On Veterans


Political News and Views! The Choice is yours!


Biggest Shakeup in History.. VA to fire 1000 and more !!!!!!

.  Sec. McDonald reported on CNN yesterday that the VA is undergoing some big, and I mean BIG changes.   President Obama Apointee Sec. McDdonald appeared on CNN and reported that many many people were losing their jobs.


Despite Democratic Losses, Progressivism Won

Before last Tuesday's 2014 midterm election, Democrats held power in the U.S. Senate and White House.  By November 5th, Republicans had taken control of Congress.

Progressivism won.


Breaking: Iraqi News echoes ISIS announcement that al-Baghdadi has died.

Al-I’tisaam Media has posted this announcement:

"We will soon publish details about the killing of the Caliphate Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the nomination of a new Caliphate for the Islamic State."


Democrats didn't vote in 2010 & 2014. Senate, House, Governors. Almost Everywhere. Really ???

Please, a small unobtrusive "CaT" diary.

No Martians, no commies at Department of State. Nothing but stat for the CaT. And a worry that Hart InterCivic and other RW investment shops have bought their way in to the voting machine industry.


It doesn't pay to be a fossil fuel Democrat on election day

This was a difficult election for Democrats and it was even worse for Democrats still pushing fossil fuels.


Montana KKK Attempts Rebranding That Sets New Record For Political Bull***t

I learned a long time ago not to be too surprised by anything that comes along in the way of political spin. However, my ability to remain detached has just been exceeded.


KY-Sen: Rand Paul (R) Wrote Foreword For 9/11 Truther Napolitano's Book

Good look trying to win the 2016 GOP nominee with info like this:


The President Might Have Just Saved the Internet

From Free Press :


The Truth About Makers And Takers :



Those who labor and sweat to make corporate profits
and who contribute funds to our country’s tax system.



Xi and Obama Jockeying For Position At APEC Summit

The leaders of the Pacific rim nations are gathering in Beijing for the annual APEC summit meeting. There is no shortage of political drama associated with it.


OH-Sen: Rob "I Support Marriage Equality" Portman (R) Agrees With Judge Who Upheld Gay Marriage Ban

This guy is just such a weasel:


The Florida vote for Scott helped Jeb be the nominee for the GOP

I have no proof of this but I do have high speculation that this is the  GOP strategy for 2016.  Why would all of that money be dumped into Florida for a pleader of the 5th?   Why would the republicans turn out in big numbers for Scott?  


Some Further Info on KY Election Results

It is being reported that the so called 60-65% predicted voter turnout for Jefferson County - the Louisville area full of Democrats - was actually only 47%


My Sunday Post


” Is the glass half empty or half full . . . or ? ”