hillary clinton

Flip Flop Flip Flop Flip and Oh Wait Flop

No I am not talking about Mitt Romney. His efforts pale by comparison to you know who. A whole career where ones position has continually evolved, often at the same time, depending upon your audience...

Bernie Sanders

Bernie's Dream Is Set In A Nightmare


Demanding that the wealthy and large corporations pay their fair share in taxes. As president, Sen. Sanders will stop corporations from shifting their profits and jobs overseas to avoid paying U.S...

Niccolo Machiavelli

Introducing the Prince's Podcast


My new hobby is podcasting, and my new after-hours project is called The Prince’s Podcast . Each week I will ask my friend Lewis Miller , a political scientist, what modern day politicians can learn...


Courting Disaster

The Supreme Court vacancy left by Antonin Scalia’s death has become a disaster for democracy as GOP Senators pledge not to consider any nominee, a move that may prove a disaster for them as well. The...


Scary..We want to stop Trump BUT we will vote for the nominee. Even him.

The republicans are so loyal to their party that if a puppy serial killer ran with a great big R beside their name, they vote for them. They vote for the party period. They turn out in record numbers...


America Sees Its Shadow


Another Republican candidate withdrew from the 2016 presidential campaign this week in the wake of the meteoric rise of Donald Trump. To the horror and chagrin of progressives, moderates, and...


Dr. Ben says "Obama was raised white." He's running against Obama?


Dirty trick aces


Jeb Is Left Behind

Can you imagine what Jeb Bush must be thinking this morning? He was the “golden boy” of that disgusting family. He was the one everyone expected to be sitting on the mountaintop one day. And what...


This is who we fight...Read it and learn it...Vote against it....They are all nuts !

We spend a lot of time talking trash in our own base but here is the 3 person race and one will be the nominee. John Kasich ( maybe) but not posing threat so far. You have been warned… Do not let any...

Donald Trump

Is Trump now inevitable?

58% (11 votes)
37% (7 votes)
No Sure
5% (1 vote)
Total votes: 19
empty voting booth

Whether Hill or Bern...When Dems don't show at the ballot box..Republicans Win.

Democracy is at the ballot box. Got it? If you do not show up and if you do not vote for whichever candidate is on the ballot… Republicans win. It is that plain and that simple. DO NOT fall in love...

Trump and Clinton

My Less Than Two Cents Thoughts on Tonight

I have to congratulate Hillary on her victory in NV. Looks like her firewall will hold. Am I disappointed? Yes. And I will leave it as that because I don’t want to stir up the inevitable fight that...


Et tu Marco?

ebola outbreak in africa

The Curious Case of The Bat In Southern Guinea: Why We Still Don’t Know How The Ebola Outbreak Started


Imagine, for a moment, that the United States is being ravaged by a mysterious and deadly virus. This virus—let’s call it the Stanley Virus—is believed to have first appeared a little less than a...


Would you consider Bernie Sanders the front-runner if he wins Nevada?

96% (2364 votes)
Not Sure
2% (49 votes)
2% (51 votes)
Total votes: 2464
mitch mcconnell

Supreme Hypocrisy

After the news of Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing, as the Prez ordered flags to half mast, the Republican Party raced past mourning to politicize his death as quickly as possible. Senator McConnell...


Dear America: FYI, the First World views you as a cautionary tale

People have had enough. It takes a lot of voter discontent for a Pirate Party to become the highest polling party in the country by a sizeable margin and hold that position over long periods. But...


Playing With Race In The Democratic Party Primary


I am actually confused by what is going on, it seems to have become established talking points. Hillary is better for “African American/People of Color voters” Bernie is better for “White Voters” In...


When Everhome stole our home..Pen better than gun.


We had adopted 3 eventually 4 of our grandchildren and since retirement did not last long, and we needed a bigger home plus my Dad was developing Alzheimers, the house on Buckhorn was perfect. My...


Watch Obama's favorite rapper Kendrick Lamar kill it at the Grammys


In my estimation there's only one genres of music today with a message. And that's hip hop music. Hip Hop has had it struggles being substantive in the past 10 years, but hopefully Kendrick Lamar can...


Bernie Can't Win Virginia: Neither Can Hillary

This election cycle has provided more than its share of political theater; however, after Iowa and New Hampshire there are still some questions we aren't any closer to answering. Can the GOP...


How to Start a Successful Political Blog


First, you can start writing your political blog here . If you are ready to start writing your political blog, click the ARTICLE menu tab at the very top of the site. The main purpose of this post is...

Senator Elizabeth Warren

When the Going Gets Weird....

"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro." Hunter S. Thompson Might I suggest the moderator of the next Republican debate? How about Jerry Springer? He'd be perfect. Think about it! Did any of...

Elizabeth Warren

Please Sign This Petition: Tell President Obama to nominate Elizabeth Warren to the Supreme Court

Petition Background: 

would be an amazing VP, but she would be a far more effective Supreme Court Judge.


Upside Downtrodden - episode 132




So Fed Up Of The Bullsh1t


Some say why are the campaigns/debates not talking about climate change? I reply looking at the bullshit going around here and elsewhere that climate change is of little or no import for those too...


The Democrats Not-So-Democratic Superdelegates


It would seem rather difficult for the Clinton camp to put a positive spin on the New Hampshire primary. Entering the primary season the Secretary held nearly a 30 point lead. That lead continued to...


Stay classy Mitch!

Antonin Scalia

Obama Gets Another Shot Appointing a Supreme Court Justice


As most of you probably heard Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court justice, died today at the age of 79. Justice Scalia was a thorn in the side of most, if not all Liberals including myself. It's always sad...