Monthly Archives: September 2011

Our social contract

  If you ever wondered how to respond to the tax cut, Tea Party Republicans in their effort to have all of government viewed as illegitimate and confiscatory, watch this video. Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate to re-take Teddy Kennedy’s … Continue reading

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Would Grandpa be a Republican?

In my newspaper days, I seldom accepted anonymous  solicitations. But, this isn’t a newspaper and, occasionally, some people who need to stay behind the scenes still have an opinion to express — and the eloquence to express it. So, here … Continue reading

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New data about Texas: It’s worse than we thought

One of the purposes of this blog is to help local Democrats find the information they need to “push back” against the misinformation distributed by right wing propaganda machines like Faux News, Freedom Works, members of the Milam County Tea … Continue reading

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Perry for Sale

Everyone in Texas already knows that the way to Gov. Perry’s heart is through his campaign war chest. So, if you didn’t choke on the bloodthirsty nature of the audience at the Tea Party debate, this Freudian slip should have … Continue reading

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Reasonable Republicans should be sickened

If there was ever any doubt about how some far right conservatives feel about their fellow countrymen, Monday’s Republican Presidential debate should have removed it once and for all. When Rep. Ron Paul was ask a hypothetical question about who … Continue reading

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