Archive for July, 2009
Bill Maher: Not everything in America has to make profit. If Conservatives get to call universal healthcare ‘socialism,’ I get to call private for profit health care ‘souless vampire bastards making money off human pain’.
Tennessee Republican Rep. Blackburn -“We’re Not Going To Cry Emergency Every Time We Have A Katrina”July 22, 2009
WashPo According to the Washington Post violent crime rates have fallen in major American cities. Criminologists are mystified. The Republicans blame Obama.
John Wagner: The share of registered Republicans in Maryland has slipped from nearly 29 percent to fewer than 27 percent, and the portion of Democrats has grown by a similar amount from 55 per cent to nearly 57 per cent
Frank Rich, NYTimes, 07/19/09
Today the GOPs token black is its party chairman Michael Steele, who last weekend unveiled his latest strategy for recruiting minority voters, “My plan is say ‘ya’ll come’. I got the fried chicken and potato salad”.
Political Countdown 2009 : Has Mike Hiob Missed His Window of Political Opportunity? Or Has Aberdeen Been Shrugged?July 13, 2009
The Right-wing Republican political blog The Dagger has endorsed Mike Hiob , a Democrat, for Mayor of Aberdeen.
Hiob was a Democrat who joined council Republicans to strongly support Aberdeen Annexation of the Wetlands Golf Course.
The last political candidate the The Dagger endorsed was the ill-fated Fred Simmons bid for re-election as Aberdeen Mayor.
Hiob also worked to relect Fred Simmons as Mayor and Dave Yensan as counlcilman, who were both strong advocates of the Wetlands Annexation.