Ralph Nader Endorses Mike Bloomberg 2020 Because Ralph Nader Is an A**hole
There is a strain of "thought" (and I use the term in the loosest possible sense) on the far left that says if we make things bad enough, the people will rise up in glorious revolution. We see this is in the ongoing idiocy that is Susan Sarandon who is more than happy to watch ...read more
Michael Bloomberg Begins and Ends His Run for President in the Same Interview
Billionaire playboy of New York City, Bruce Wayne, errrr....Michael Bloomberg has decided that, yes, he might just indeed run for president as a Democrat because the Republican Party is fucking insane. The problem with that is that Michael Bloomberg is, shall we say....not a ...read more
Gigantic Pussy Donald Trump Threatens To "Hit One" DNC Speaker "So Hard"
Donald Trump talks a lot of shit. He loves to pretend he's a tough guy, that he's the last person you want to mess with because he's a Wall Street warrior whose business acumen has made him wealthier than you'll ever be and whose sheer, overwhelming masculinity has bedded him a ...read more
My Advice for Anthony Weiner
I have been thinking about what counsel I would give Anthony Weiner about what would be his best move, politically (Other than stop sending pictures of yourself to women you don't know. I mean you practically have to be brain damaged to believe them when they say they will ...read more
Thank Goodness! Sarah Palin Returns to Save Christmas!
Well, I know I am relieved. Just when I was starting to worry about Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who was elected three times by New Yorkers, was getting out of control, Sarah Palin, who has never been elected by New Yorkers, has come to the rescue. After quitting her job as governor ...read more
Run, Anthony, Run!
Anthony Weiner is considering running to be the next New York City's mayor and I am all for it. The former Congressman and ardent liberal should run. You probably remember a few years ago he was pushed from Congress for tweeting his privates. Well, that was the official reason. ...read more
Here's a Crazy Idea: A Purely 'Constitutional' Assault Weapons Ban
As evidenced by my post on Monday about pursuing gun control legislation at the state level due to the ineffectual and barely-there efforts of the congressional Democrats, I've been thinking about various ways to roll back the proliferation of guns and the gun culture without ...read more
Steal the GOP Playbook: Pass Gun Control Laws at the State Level
A constitutional amendment in North Dakota is one public vote away from banning all abortions regardless of circumstances and without exceptions. It's the first successfully passed "fetal personhood" amendment in American history, and if it makes it through a referendum process, ...read more
Misguided Scheme from NYT’s Thomas Friedman
By Robert Parry: If you relied on one signpost for where not to go, it might be the columns of New York Times star Thomas L. Friedman: If he’s pointing in one direction, like some humorless Cheshire Cat, it’s usually a safe bet that you should go the other way. Sure, he’s not ...read more
Quote of the Day: What it Means to Get Sick in America
A Brit reports on what it is like to get sick in America: When I finally wobbled out of the shiny lobby of the Beth Israel, clutching a bag of drugs, follow-up advice and complimentary hospital toiletries, I understood what it really means to be without means in America. ...read more
NYPD Destruction of Zuccoti Park Library Says it All
It may not seem like a big deal - throwing away the books of a bunch of hippies - but the NYPD's mindless destruction of the makeshift OWS library in Zuccoti park is a symbol of what has happened to America. The militarization of domestic policing in the US after 9/11 is having ...read more