Tag Archive for Joe Lieberman

Sock Puppets

MoveOn.org is an organization I like and dislike. That’s a long story and irrelevant to this post. This ad they’ve just put out, however, raises sock puppetry to a whole new level and is worth a look.  

Brother, Can You Spare Five Dimes?

One of the best known songs of the Great “Republican” Depression “Brother Can you Spare a Dime”was written in 1931. Viewed as the anthem of the shattered dreams of the Depression era, considering our current economic recession and our shattered dreams of Change, this song seems to be strikingly relevant.

Questions for Bill Killers

Nate Silver at FiveThirtyEight.com posted these 20 questions aimed at those who advocate killing the health care bill now that Joe Lieberman has gutted the public option or anything that resembles one from it. They certainly are something to think about. 1. Over the medium term, how many other opportunities will exist to provide in…

Joe Lieberman’s Medicare (Non-)Proposal

Last September — yes, September of this year! — Joe Lieberman had a very different perspective on how Medicare might be part of the solution to get health care reform moving forward compared to his position of today. Have a look. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIb13mYoy0Q[/youtube] “When it came to Medicare I was very focused on a group —…

It’s Thursday Again!!!

That means it’s time to join the weekly gathering of LIBERALS in Orange County at Memphis at the Santora. Given that it is also our last gathering before Halloween, it is only appropriate that we scare the crap out of our Republican friends with talk of Health Insurance Reform, Hate Crimes laws, and scary truths…