Articles by: Socialist Nutjob, Catalina

Barack Obama, Flake, or Master Dope Roper?

Barack Obama, Flake, or Master Dope Roper?

There has been a big push from the left for some time against our president, and many see themselves as justified in this pushing.

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After 10 years, Osama bin Laden has finally been killed

After 10 years, Osama bin Laden has finally been killed

May 1st, 2011: A Day that will go down in history as the day that President Barack Obama sealed his second term as President, and if he had not by this day, taken the title of best President to date, he earned it today. Osama bin Laden was killed today, […]

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The Republican Budget Isn’t Good Enough

The GOP controlled House of Representatives has submitted yet another stop gap measure, this one only for a week, to once again, forestall the shutdown of government services. This measure has been shot down by the Obama administration, favoring instead an all or nothing approach.

Vermont to get Single Payer Health?

Vermont to get Single Payer Health?

Vermont- Governor Peter Shumlin has submitted legislation that would create a state wide single payer healthcare system. That is to say, the government foots the bill for all healthcare administered to Vermont Residents. A number of doctors have already stated they would move to Vermont to take advantage of this, […]

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Obama Can’t Win. No Matter What He Does.

Obama Can’t Win. No Matter What He Does.

Barrack Obama was everyone’s favorite candidate in 2008. Today, despite a well played effort to be a better president than anyone could hope for amid the numerous crises he faces both inherited and new, he is a whipping boy for every man woman and child in this nation. It seems […]

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New Law; Mandatory Ultrasounds to Get an Abortion

Many states now require or offer an ultrasound of the unborn child before an abortion is performed.

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Is Religion Becoming Extinct?

In a recent study, a trend has emerged in religious identity in the world. It’s shrinking. Overall self-identification with a religion has gone down in nations who’s census data reflect religious affiliation.

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Victory for immigration rights. In ARIZONA?

Arizona is taking the side of immigrants for once, and Utah too!?

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Obama’s Trip To Brazil; New fodder for birthers, or an employment contigency plan?

Obama’s Trip To Brazil; New fodder for birthers, or an employment contigency plan?

Seems that the people of Brazil are enthralled with our president. Some of them even think he looks more Brazilian than not. This could go one of two ways:

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Republicans Vote To Cut Funding From PBS and NPR, As Well As Many Other Quality Programs

Republicans Vote To Cut Funding From PBS and NPR, As Well As Many Other Quality Programs

This bill has one purpose, to punish NPR.

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Stop assuming I’m Christian

A few weeks ago, I had a conversation with a tea partier. About religion. That I started. I don’t know why I did this, I like to think I’m reasonably intelligent, but alas, it seems I’m also a bit masochistic.

Why I’m not pledging to my local NPR station.

Why I’m not pledging to my local NPR station.

NPR. Truly fair and balanced news coverage. A pillar of many a community for decades, it has grown so well on the support of members like you and I. This year, however, may well mark the last time I make a pledge to WAMU, my local station of choice. Not […]

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Illegal immigration NEEDS to end, but not the way you think.

In this era of shrinking differences, of international alliance and peace, it is appalling that we, the wealthiest, most powerful nation in the world should even think to question whether to welcome any person who wants nothing more than to provide for their family, to make something of themselves, or to have a decent life