Discredited Right-Wing Myths

Testing Force, from http://www.kidney-bingos.demon.co.uk/LPW2009/

How to Promote High Stakes Testing: Lie

The lies used to promote high takes testing and the liars who gain from lying to promote testing.

A man carries a young boy who was rescued after being trapped in his home (Mike Gullett, Associated Press) http://articles.latimes.com/2011/may/23/nation/la-na-tornadoes-20110523

Stop the Socialist FEMA Takeover of the Midwest

A satirical and sardonic look at the Republican anti-government agenda and FEMA aid.

Consistency pt I: Bush got Osama

Consistency pt I: Bush got Osama

I’m starting to get a bit irritated with inconsistency in arguments these days. Somehow it bugs me more than even the flipflopping and outright lying. If your position is factually incorrect, at least make it internally consistent.

The Republican No Fault, No Blame Phenomenon

The Republican No Fault, No Blame Phenomenon

The one attribute Republicans hold that no other group in world history can claim, is that they can do no wrong. Seriously! As remarkable as this claim sounds, just look at their track record.

Breadlines 1932 and 2008 from http://www.stanthonysf.org/blog/tag/breadline/

Kill the Poor, and other Republican Plans

Republicans cut programs for the working classes and cut taxes for the rich. Is this the kind of nation we want to live in?

We did not get Osama bin Laden because of Gitmo and waterboarding. or “Fight back against the ridiculous claims from the right wing”

We did not get Osama bin Laden because of Gitmo and waterboarding. or “Fight back against the ridiculous claims from the right wing”

I keep hearing from bitter Republicans that we got bin laden because of the information from Gitmo detainees. Well, I saw the CIA director under BUSH on CNN today, and he said no. It was from other CIA sites. I’ve also seen other counter-terrorism experts say that we got a lot of information from various different sources.

What…Republicans Hate Poor Kids Now?

What…Republicans Hate Poor Kids Now?

Jan Brewer signs legislation intended to make it harder for same-sex couples to adopt.

The Corporate Nanny State

The Corporate Nanny State

The cries of ‘End the nanny state!’ can be heard from yachts, to mansions, to airport bathrooms around America. Where did people develop, or should I say ‘invent’, this idea that we live in a ‘nanny state’?

Treasonous Republican Sabotage ??

Treasonous Republican Sabotage ??

…It is well known that the Ryan Budget Proposal will have a real and negative affect in devastating the middle class, on whose backs the recovery is built and depends on. The hypocrisy…and no surprise… is that Paul Ryan is also a recipient of the same Social Security program he now wants to destroy…

The LAW Behind Obama’s Birth Certificate

The LAW Behind Obama’s Birth Certificate

What is the law regarding birth certificates that the ‘birther’ movement is clearly unaware of? This is it…

How Republicans “Win” Elections or Support the “Voter Shooter Law”

How Republicans “Win” Elections or Support the “Voter Shooter Law”

How Republicans win elections through fear and election manipulation and how they don’t go nearly far enough in keeping the unclean from voting.

Tea Party Lies about Raising the Debt Ceiling

Tea Party Lies about Raising the Debt Ceiling

The Tea Party confuse the debt ceiling with spending ‘on the Obama Agenda.’ The Tea Party implies that if the debt ceiling is not raised, then President Obama will not be able to spend any money on his agenda. The Tea Party ignores that most U.S. government spending is for programs mandated by law or for functions of the U.S. government that existed before Obama.

A Golden Opportunity?

A Golden Opportunity?

Republicans have been calling for a return to the Gold Standard, but is it a good idea?

America is Suffering from Koch Abuse

America is Suffering from Koch Abuse

What needs to happen for some Americans to understand that they are being bought and sold by big business?

Darwin Day 2011 – Don’t be a Dodo! or  “Darwin was right, Fox News is wrong”

Darwin Day 2011 – Don’t be a Dodo! or “Darwin was right, Fox News is wrong”

February 12 is Darwin Day; a celebration of the birth of one Charles Darwin, a man who ignored dogma and, through the power of rational thought, was the first to write about the deceptively simple, yet amazingly intricate, process that is evolution.

Ronald Reagan And The Tea Party – Would He Make It In Today’s GOP?

Ronald Reagan And The Tea Party – Would He Make It In Today’s GOP?

  How would you guess Ronald Reagan and the tea party are related? The Tea Party loves to celebrate the life and times of Ronald Reagan. To the so-called “conservatives” amongst us, Ronald Reagan is the patriarch of all modern conservatism. To be a “Reagan Republican” is about the highest […]