Restoring patient-centered health care (that never was)

"The reason that Republicans shut down the federal government, it turns out, was to “restore patient-centered healthcare in America.” [by eliminating Obamacare]  This follows the wierd propaganda techniques used by Republicans for the past two...

Its Nice To See People's Racist Attitudes Change

After all this Confederate flag stuff maybe the Dixie Chicks and Confederate Railroad will disban.AND,maybe the Miss Black USA pageant will start accepting white and Hispanics.And,close that awful United Negro College Fund.

Health care issues

""Most Republican candidates are against insurance, as that’s taking the money from people who don’t get the benefit of insurance, other than possible protection that might never be needed, and give it to those who collect. The basic premise is that...

Dukes of Hazzard Pulled from TV Land

TV Land has decided that they should pull the Dukes of Hazzard for having a Battle Banner on the General Lee... probably for having a car named the General Lee too.

On the FATCAt's hiding money overseas

"The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, better known as FATCA, was passed in 2010 as part of the HIRE act.  Starting July 1, 2014 Foreign Financial Institutions (FFI) are required by the US government, under FATCA, to report information regarding...

Try to understand this 'logic'.

There's so much work needing to be done that when those workers get overtime, as most states require for over 40 hours, that if the employer has to pay overtime to the people who work overtime, they would have to cut hours and wages. . The work...

The perfect 'conservative'

Even the robbing of the word 'conservative', which means to preserve the current government, and slowly and carefully make changes if necessary, is a lie. It would be called 'radical regressive'. Christie is running on his record of improving NJ...

The benefits of state's rights

When the voters of a state decide the laws, many things can happen: . Southern states can decide that the Bible permits slavery, stoning, and polygamy. Northern states can decide to not honor the right of slaveowners to keep their people...

Gun Control or People Control

Jeb Bush doesn't believe that gun control will work to prevent violent people from committing violent crime. I agree with him on this, it's never worked before, why should it work now? The thing he suggests is even worse. His idea is that we should...

Now the Fight for Polygamist Rights

The argument against polygamy is religious in base & not very well grounded in religion since 2 out of 3 Abrahamic faiths embrace multiple wives as a man's right... if he can care for them. The stronger argument comes from practical concerns in...

Strange interpretations of Thomas and Alito

Restricting court arguments to only those presented makes for strange rulings. A tradition or practice of jurisprudence that doesn't include all the positive or negative conclusions of decisions makes for societal problems. . Thus, such absence...

Canada protecting its chickens

"Canada must join a proposed Pacific trade pact but will strive to protect farmers, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said on Thursday, referring to foreign pressure to scrap tariffs that protect the dairy industry.   Some of the 12 nations taking...