Posts Tagged: GOP

Sign of the times

“I once saw a snake having sex with a vulture, and I thought, It’s just business as usual in Washington DC.
” -Jarid Kintz Advertisements

Sign of the times

“I once saw a snake having sex with a vulture, and I thought, It’s just business as usual in Washington DC.
” -Jarid Kintz

Giving in to their fear

“Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts… perhaps the fear of a loss of power.” -John Steinbeck

Giving in to their fear

“Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts… perhaps the fear of a loss of power.” -John Steinbeck

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville

Government held for ransom

“Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms (of government) those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny” -Thomas Jefferson

Government held for ransom

“Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms (of government) those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny” -Thomas Jefferson

I can’t hear you

“It requires wisdom to understand wisdom; the music is nothing if the audience is deaf” -Walter Lipman

I can’t hear you

“It requires wisdom to understand wisdom; the music is nothing if the audience is deaf” -Walter Lipman

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson

Support our president

For the last few years, whenever President Obama addresses the nation, it is with a sincere attempt to plead with the American public to hold politicians accountable for their inaction in order to avert the latest GOP created crisis. He

Support our president

For the last few years, whenever President Obama addresses the nation, it is with a sincere attempt to plead with the American public to hold politicians accountable for their inaction in order to avert the latest GOP created crisis. He