Thursday, August 30, 2012

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Not Quite Last Place

ThinkProgress Live Blogs The Republican National Convention

ThinkProgress Live Blogs The Republican National Convention: pWelcome to ThinkProgress’ primetime Tuesday coverage of the Republican National Convention. We’re here all night to fact check and debunk the claims of the GOP’s brightest stars. Here is our guide to Tuesday’s speakers. 11:04: CNN’s Erin Burnett was really moved by Mitt’s embrace of Ann at the end of her speech. “Her speech was [...]/p

Male Politician V.P. Candidate Approves Rape

Michael D. Higgins

Thursday, August 16, 2012

GOP Boy Wonder Legislator

Here's the GOP's boy wonder legislator, I bet Boehner will be crying when goes-- or if he remains they can practice saying no and coming up with nothing.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Fast Talkers can RIp You Off

Argumentum Ad Baculum I think Republicans use this form of argument, especially Paul Ryan. If you don't check the facts you may fear the invented consequences of not agreeing with him. In John Locke's context for example, Ryan's says rights are provided by nature & God, it shouldn't be from government to Man. But he ignores that government is a social contract, existing in the state of Nature. His implied argument is that nature and God are good. But government is unnecessary. So do what's good and remove what is unnecessary. It baffles me why anyone would agree with the GOP conservatives, unless their prerogative is privatization and greed.

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Romney's Death Squad Ties: Bain Launched With Millions From Oligarchs Behind Salvadoran Atrocities

Romney's Death Squad Ties: Bain Launched With Millions From Oligarchs Behind Salvadoran Atrocities

To raise capital for Bain, Romney didn't mind ignoring the human rights records of investors. On top of this his VP pick Ryan is against abortion in all cases, including rape and incest. The GOP presidential candidate is an unscrupulous venture capitalist, his running mate has a mere BA in economics, and neither have foreign policy experience. Both want to take away the safety net that help the poor and elderly. I am baffled why anyone with any shred of decency would even consider these two to lead the USA.