Russian Analyst Predicts Decline & Breakup of U.S.

Russian Analyst Predicts Decline & Breakup of U.S. Posted: Wed, 26 Nov 2008 08:09:00 +0000 A leading Russian political analyst has said the economic turmoil in the United States has confirmed his long-held view that the country is heading for...

These are my People!!

My husband and I are watching Barbara Walters interview with Barack and Michelle Obama. We are laughing hysterically. These are our people! Their teasing relationship is like our own. Full of love, and a good deal of humor and humbleness. The way they...

He's No Loser

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Unbowed by his defeat in the U.S. presidential election, Republican John McCain promised on Tuesday to seek a fifth Senate term and praised President-elect Barack Obama's choices for his economic team. In his first news conference...

Questionable Presidential Pardons

JIMMY HOFFA, 1971 The head of the Teamsters had been serving a 15-year prison sentence for jury tampering and fraud when President Richard Nixon pardoned him on Dec. 23, 1971. Nixon had one condition, however: Hoffa should "not engage in direct or...

The Handling of the Great Depression

Shortly after President Roosevelt was inaugurated in 1933, drought and erosion combined to cause the Dust Bowl, shifting hundreds of thousands of displaced persons off their farms in the midwest. From his inauguration onward, Roosevelt argued that...

What is your opinion on the new president?

[FONT="Comic Sans MS"][COLOR="Navy"][SIZE="3"]What is your opinion on President Obama? I don't have much political view, but I was a little disappointed that McCain didn't get elected. After all, he has many more years of experience than Obama. But I...

The Cause of the Great Depression

As mass production has to be accompanied by mass consumption, mass consumption, in turn, implies a distribution of wealth -- not of existing wealth, but of wealth as it is currently produced -- to provide men with buying power equal to the amount of...

A Sense of Bi-Partisanship

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top Republican said on Friday that Democratic U.S. President-elect Barack Obama is "off to a good start" and indicated he was pleased to see President George W. Bush get ready to leave. "Our members, in one way, are kind of...

Why it happened

My opinion on how the Economic Crisis happened has been critized by several people, however I still believe I am right. The World in whole has reached a turning point. Over the last three decades we have had jobs available in the development of newer...

Ageless Wisdom

Received this in an email the other days. These are so true and so applicable to our current times. >...the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the...

Extended Unemployment Benefits Bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed and sent to President George W. Bush legislation to extend jobless benefits for those who have been unemployed for a prolonged period in an economy that has been shedding jobs. By voice vote,...

The RNC is looking for input

I received an email from the RNC Chairman today asking for input as to where the party should go. This is what I said. If you would like to tell the RNC your thoughts, send me a private message and I'll give you the link. I'm screening out the...

Im moving to Canada

Michigan legalized it medically and Massachusetts relaxed distribution laws. I wanna know where people stand. Should Mary Jane be a legal substance? We could tax it and put some money back into the economy. Apparently the gov't spends 7.7 billion...

Mark Begich is Senator

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - Anchorage Mayor Mark Begich claimed victory on Tuesday as the first Democrat elected to Congress by Alaska in more than a quarter of a century, unseating powerful Sen. Ted Stevens who was convicted last month of corruption...

Lieberman and the Democrats

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bowing to the wishes of U.S. President-elect Barack Obama, Senate Democrats seem ready to do what it takes to keep Sen. Joe Lieberman in their ranks despite his support for Republican John McCain in the 2008 White House race,...

One World Religion N W O Is It Real?

Pope in Australia Pushes Unity of All Religions Issue Date: September/October 2008 During the pope�s visit to Australia, more evidence surfaced that the Vatican has not really changed its pagan system, only its tactics in coaxing the world into its...

How long does our Democracy have?

Got this recycled email (funny how these emails come back every few years :D). Anyway, the point of the email remains the same. However, it looks like now we are in stage 7 (From apathy to dependence) when you consider all the darn bail outs. >...

Freedom of the Minority

;) "We are so concerned to flatter the majority that we lose sight of how very often it is necessary, in order to preserve freedom for the minority, let alone for the individual. to face the majority down." William F. Buckley, Jr. It does not require a...

The Truth About Taxes

Towards the end of the campaign, John McCain and prominent conservatives like Lou Dobbs claimed that Barack Obama's proposed tax plan would amount to welfare because it offered a tax credit to the 40 percent of Americans who pay no taxes. We've already...

The Conservative Email

I recieved this email from a former coworker. I recieve these kind of emails on a frequent basis because i know a whole lot of conservatives. Most of my family is conservative. These emails are always malicious, filled with hate, and filled to the brim...

Throwing God Out Of Gov't???? Article

Because it has abandoned moral absolutes and its historic Christian faith, the U.S. is moving closer to a Nazi-style totalitarianism, warns a former German member of the Hitler Youth in a new book. �Every day brings this nation closer to a Nazi-style...

Evangelical Divisions

There are also emerging divisions within the Christian evangelical movement, which accounts for one in four U.S. adults. Many of its leaders - while still opposing abortion rights and gay marriage -- want a broader agenda that includes action on...

Wouldn't it be nice if we...

...could get a bailout? :D I mean, come on... Governments are tossing away hundreds of billions of dollars (or the equivilent thereof) on mega corporations that were already worth hundred of billions of dollars (ditto). Most of them aren't even dishing...

republicans against abortion.

ok.. lets think about this for a second. the basic tenent of the republican political ideology is that they are AGAINST 'big governments'. now, for those of who don't know, this means that republicans are against the government having too much power to...