July, 2011

Obama refuses to approve short-term increase to debt ceiling, demands that he be allowed to cut Social Security and Medicare

By · Monday, July 11th, 2011 · 8 Comments »

Just in case you were still confused about who is using this faux crisis to screw over the American people: Dude wants his shock doctrine!

Shorter blogosphere: We have to let Obama cut Social Security because otherwise Michele Bachmann will take away our porn

By · Saturday, July 9th, 2011 · 25 Comments »

Well, the shitstorm over Obama cutting Social Security lasted about a day. One day. That’s how long it took for everyone’s attention to be completely distracted by another, much more important shitstorm: porn! Ohmygod, PORN! The conservatives will take away our PORN! Anything is better than that, anything! Please, take our Social Security, take our […]

This “Lightworker” dude is an interesting guy

By · Thursday, July 7th, 2011 · 14 Comments »

Now he’s offering to cut Social Security. He really is a gravy train for the GOP, isn’t he? With Obama they get more than they ever dreamed of getting in terms of tax cuts, spending cuts, supply-side Reaganomics, bankster bailouts, destruction of the social compact—yet at the same time, they get to continue to play […]

DSK case: an excellent post from Feministe

By · Friday, July 1st, 2011 · 79 Comments »

As the rape case against DSK falls apart, this really is worth reading from Jill at Feministe: There Are No Perfect Accusers. An excerpt: There’s no indication that she actually lied about being raped; instead, it turns out that she has lied about other things in the course of her adult life (shocking stuff, I […]