Category Archives: dim-o-crats

The DFHs Were Right (Again)

It’s getting to be a trope, but it seems that we dirty-freaking-hippies are almost always right and after it is too late, then they admit it: “We had the votes in ’09. We had a huge majority in the House, … Continue reading

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Hapless Dims, cont.

We all point and laugh each time some fetus-fondling god-botherer on the right steps in it and makes a comment about, oh, legitimate rape and whatnot. But here’s one of our own fueling the GOP resentment machine: Now, nothing he … Continue reading

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Labor: Acting Locally

Well, some more chickens have come home to roost for the Dims: In a speech Monday to his union’s legislative conference, Harold Schaitberger, president of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), said Sens. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.) and Mark Warner … Continue reading

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Social Security Blow-back: The Grand Bargain

It’s not like I want to say ‘I told you so’ to President Carebear, but one should never negotiate with terrorists holding hostages (like the GOP): Democrats used a familiar playbook, accusing Republican David Jolly of wanting to privatize the … Continue reading

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I repeat myself:

I don’t mind sending Max “Single Payer” Baucus to China. It’s the return trip I object to: President Barack Obama formally announced Friday plans to nominate Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) as ambassador to China. “For more than two decades Max … Continue reading

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In which Schumer makes me want to pound my head into a wall

Besides his usual hippie-punching, Wall Street fan boi and infamous water carrier Chuck Schumer displays his usual unbridled contempt for what should be the democratic base in this interview with Isaac Chotiner of The New Republic (emphasis mine): IC: You … Continue reading

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Buh-bye Larry Summers!

Summers has just withdrawn his name for becoming the new Chairman of the Federal Reserve: “I have reluctantly concluded that any possible confirmation process for me would be acrimonious and would not serve the interest of the Federal Reserve, the … Continue reading

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Sanford: kicked in the castanets by Colbert-Busch

I enjoyed learning the Colbert-Busch won the so-called debate in South Carolina, seething hotbed of unbridled lust® , and I enjoyed learning that she called Mark “Kiss Me South of the Border” Sanford out on his Appalachian Trail, and that … Continue reading

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And then there were 6

Only six Democratic holdouts [for Marriage Equality] remain in the Senate: Mark Pryor (AK), Tim Johnson (SD), Joe Manchin (W.VA), Mary Landrieu (LA), Heidi Heitkamp (ND) and Joe Donnelly (IN). I think we have found the Dogs that are Blue. … Continue reading

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Another notch for the NRA

Senator DiFi’s assault weapon ban won’t be in the Gun Bill. Harry Reid going down without a fight again. Can we abolish the Senate, please? (NYTimes)

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