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They Raised the Ceiling, Now Raise the Floor

Boehner's buddies bucked the Tea Party to lower the insanity and raise the debt ceiling.
 

Hmmm. Obese Limbaugh Thinks Michelle Obama Has a Big Butt

 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 77

EPISODE 77 TOPICS: NOT FEELING GOOD LEWIS, SEAN'S KIDS BE MISBEHAVIN', A BENDER LEADS TO PROBLEMS IN DETROIT (LAKE), TOO MUCH TANGENT TOWN, DRINKING CAN BE SO GOOD, PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE - THE WORST
 

Tom Coburn to call for Constitutional Convention- Will it say Corporations are NOT people?

Ok, so the buzz at Talking Points Memo is that Tom Coburn will push for a Constitutional Convention with the goal of ... you guessed it ...
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In Some Events the US Should Not Go for the Gold

As the Olympics begin in a country that is a leader in silencing dissent and imprisoning citizens, it would be a good time for the United States to close Guantanamo and reform policing tactics.
 

Christie's Feb 1, 2014 Email Proves GOP Nicolle Wallace, Joe Scarborough & Mika are Freakin Hacks

Friday January 31, 2014:
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Little Boy Lost

New York City is one of the safest big cities in the world but that statement does little good for the Oquendo family this week.
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Republican Michael Grimm Threatens to Break Report in half (Video)

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.  
 

Tom Coburn & GOP Leaders Plot to Sabotage US Economy in Secret Meeting

     I think we should all remember that on January 20, 2009 (inauguration day) GOP House Leaders & GOP Senators plotted to sabotage the US Economy with Newt Gingrich and GOP Propaganda Ministe
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 76

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The Polar Vortex of US Politics

While another deep freeze engulfs the country, a deeper freeze permeates US diplomacy, as critics cast a chill on negotiations with Iran and create slippery conditions for Syria talks.
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Former VA Gov. Bob McDonnell and wife (Maureen McDonnell) indicted in gift-giving scandal

Former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen were charged Tuesday with illegally accepting gifts, luxury vacations and large loans from a wealthy Richmond-area businessman who sought
 

Feinstein & Mike Rogers Cannot Find 'Instantaneous' NSA Data To Support Their Snowden=RussianSpy BS

On stupid David Gregory's Meet The Press, Dianne Feinstein & Rep.
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 75

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When Politics and Religion DO Mix

It’s something I do about once a week: share a quote from the Dalai Lama with my Facebook friends.
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Magic Johnson and Alonzo Mourning make health care pitch (video)

   
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Washington Has Joined The Jersey Bridge-and-Tunnel Crowd

Chris Christie's not the only one with a bridge to sell you: in Washington, some argue the NSA never went to far, that Food Stamps promote a culture of dependency and that we'll get better internet
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Did Hell Just Freeze Over?

As America shivered through a historic freeze, Obama warmed up the discussion of poverty, the Senate passed unemployment benefits and debate shifted from austerity to inequality.
 

Koch's CATO says 'Corporate Welfare Costs Taxpayers $25B every 3mnths' -- UI Costs $6B for 3mnths

The GOP in Congress continue to hold extension of unemployment insurance, UI, in exchange for "CUTS."   Ok, here's a cut - Corporate Welfare.
 

Rand Paul Spent $12 Million To Get His Job But Says Unemployed Do Not Need Money To Get *Their* Job

According to wikipedia, Rand Paul collectively spent $12 Million to get his job.  
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 74

EPISODE 74 TOPICS: FOR WHOM THE TACO BELLS TOLL, TILIKUM JUSTICE HEAT, TAKE THIS UP YOUR BMA-HOLE, BEST BLACK FRIDAY DEALS ARE AT THE CLINIC, JAVAN TIGER NOW MERELY A COFFEE FLAVOR, SCOTT'S WASTE M
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House of Cards - Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix [HD]

I haven't been more excited about a television program since the final season of Air Wolf. Yes, I said Air Wolf.
 

Rand Paul signs HALF his family up in DCexchange & Son in KYexchange Then Blames ACA 4Rand Screw Up

Why didn't Rand Paul sign his unemployed adult son, who is the under 25 year old college student who was charged with assaulting a female flight attendent last year, up with the rest of Rand Paul's
 

From Endured To Insured, Though Not Yet Assured

We survived a year of stalemate and shutdowns, shouting matches, sideshows and sh*t-storms, and somehow, despite setbacks and silliness, millions of Americans begin the new year insured.
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Phil Robertson: Pick a 16-year-old wife and make sure she can cook (video)

The video below is just the latest comments to shed some light on Phil Robertson's view. I wonder if Sarah Palin and Bobby Jindal would agree that a man should be able to marry a 16 year old girl.
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 73

EPISODE 73 TOPICS: SCOTT'S SAG NOM COMM COMMITMENT, SEAN LOVES HIS CHICKENS, LIVE BY THIS CREDO MOBILE, JAMAICAN MONKEY LONG GANJA, MINIVANS NOT JUST FOR SOCCER MOMS ANY MORE, PATIENCE IS A VIRTUE
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Crystal Ball Musings for 2014

What will happen in 2014? Will the Tea Party finally gasp its last breath in the midterm elections? Will the GOP find its conscious?
 

2013: Slow Down, Showdown, Snowden and Snowed In

A year that began with a bold Inauguration following a clear re-election and talk of mandate was mired in revelations of government spying, a stalled Washington agenda and a faulty website.
 

Congress Brakes for Break, But Is Already Broken

A year after the Newtown massacre, Congress still hasn't passed sensible gun laws. A year after the GOP announced a change of heart, Congress has done nothing on immigration reform.
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NSA Task Force Recommations - File Attached

President Obama’s National Security Agency task force offered some major reforms for the beleaguered National Security Agency (NSA). Download the full report now. 

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