OWL Letter to Obama: Administration “Does Not Take Sexism Seriously”

By: Thursday August 26, 2010 2:40 pm

The White House accepted Alan Simpson’s apology regarding the sexist, demeaning comments he made to Ashley Carson of the Older Women’s League, but apparently the Older Women’s League does not.

Sign the petition: Tell President Obama to Can the Catfood Commission

Don’t Fire Alan Simpson – Dissolve the Whole Damn Catfood Commission

By: Wednesday August 25, 2010 4:15 pm

Now that we’ve had a peek into the mind of Alan Simpson — several sordid and tawdry peeks, actually — we know the kind of talk that’s gone on in secret during the closed door meetings of the Obama’s Catfood Commission that is contemplating Sovereign Default on the bonds held by the Social Security Trust Fund.

Obama Appointed Deficit Commission Co-Chair Alan Simpson: Social Security Is Like “A Milk Cow With 310 Million Tits”

By: Tuesday August 24, 2010 5:00 pm

Nobody really thought Alan Simpson could top his video appearance with Alex Lawson where he talked about “the lesser people” on Social Security. But once again, President Obama’s hand-picked Co-Chair of the Catfood Commission tasked with “tweaking” Social Security has proven us all wrong.

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