Posts Tagged: obama

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

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

Master debaters

Whenever there are political debates, contention on the floor of the Senate, or simply politicians grandstanding for the cameras, all our politicians seem to do is just spew vitriol about the other party’s political agenda.  The main focus of these

Master debaters

Whenever there are political debates, contention on the floor of the Senate, or simply politicians grandstanding for the cameras, all our politicians seem to do is just spew vitriol about the other party’s political agenda.  The main focus of these

Pistol whipped

“I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable.  There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.” -Oscar Wilde

Pistol whipped

“I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable.  There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.” -Oscar Wilde

Zugzwang-A GOP Congress moves toward Checkmate

“In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.” -FDR We have all been deceived yet again by the Republicans in Congress.   In doing nothing and forcing self-imposed budget cuts, they have

Zugzwang-A GOP Congress moves toward Checkmate

“In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.” -FDR We have all been deceived yet again by the Republicans in Congress.   In doing nothing and forcing self-imposed budget cuts, they have

The Boehner of our existence

“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.” -Douglas Adams  

The Boehner of our existence

“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.” -Douglas Adams  

Let Obama lead

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” -John Quincy Adams

Let Obama lead

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” -John Quincy Adams

A GOP education

“You teach a child to read, and he or HER will be able to pass a literacy test.” -George W. Bush You can’t make this ish up….Vote smart, with your head and your heart, this election. Obama/Biden 2012

A GOP education

“You teach a child to read, and he or HER will be able to pass a literacy test.” -George W. Bush You can’t make this ish up….Vote smart, with your head and your heart, this election. Obama/Biden 2012

Everyone has something to say…about politics

An Optimist says: “You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.” -Abraham Lincoln A Pessimist

Everyone has something to say…about politics

An Optimist says: “You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.” -Abraham Lincoln A Pessimist

A call to arms to the people of Ohio

If the Egyptians were able to oust Mubarak, the Libyans Gaddafi, and the Tunisians President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, then surely the people of Ohio can put an end to Boehner’s reign of terror.  What’s funny is that I

A call to arms to the people of Ohio

If the Egyptians were able to oust Mubarak, the Libyans Gaddafi, and the Tunisians President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, then surely the people of Ohio can put an end to Boehner’s reign of terror.  What’s funny is that I

Free Tibet, but America, that will cost you

Every time that president Barrack Obama meets with Hu Jintao during his visits to the United States to discuss relations between the two nations it makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up.  It isn’t because I

Free Tibet, but America, that will cost you

Every time that president Barrack Obama meets with Hu Jintao during his visits to the United States to discuss relations between the two nations it makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up.  It isn’t because I