Tag Archive for Republicans

President gets no R.E.S.P.E.C.T. from GOP Congressman

Last night during the President’s Health Care speech to Congress, South Carolina Congressman Joe Wilson heckled the President yelling “You Lie!”  There was little respect from the entire GOP Caucus last night but this nut went a bit too far for a member of Congress. He behaved more like the nut-jobs fired up by Sarah…

Krugman: Big Government May Have Averted Great Depression II

Nobel prize winning economist, Princeton University professor and NY Times columnist Paul Krugman has a column in the New York Times that says while things are still pretty tough out there for the economy, the Obama aministration’s big government policies may have averted the nation (and the world) from falling into a financial abyss akin…

Ed Royce Town Hall

Below is some of Deborah White’s coverage of the Ed Royce Town Hall meeting from yesterday over on About.com. She tells me she will have some more posted here tomorrow (Monday). Nazi Imagery Distributed at Rep. Ed Royce’s Town Hall Sunday August 9, 2009 The political lunatic fringe today are conservatives, and wow, they’re incredibly…

Auto Dealers Ending Their Cash for (Political) Clunkers Program

The nation’s largest auto dealers association has apparently decided to end its long standing participation in the Cash for (Political) Clunkers program. An historically dependable source of income for Republicans in the House and Senate, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) has long contributed about twice as much to Republican election campaigns than to Democrats.…

Found at ComicCon

H.P. Lovecraft was a visionary fantasy/horror author and I picked up a T-shirt yesterday at ComicCon that contained a quote from a 1936 letter he wrote.  It deals with Republicans… It’s a 1936 letter; do you think it applies to 2009? “As for the Republicans—how can one regard seriously a frightened, greedy, nostalgic huddle of…