The Dearth of Democracy in America

By: Sunday October 28, 2012 10:30 am

This isn’t a participatory democracy. It’s the reality show of politics, with two guys battling it out over who gets to screw the public.


Todd Akin’s Way With Words Continues

By: Monday October 22, 2012 4:15 pm

But at least Representative Todd Akin, the son of his mother, father of his daughters, husband of his wife, and pious Christian that he is, didn’t call Senator Claire McCaskill a bitch.

‘Cause that would be downright ungentlemanly.

Fatster’s News Roundup from August 21, 2012

By: Wednesday August 22, 2012 6:02 am

Fatster’s news roundup includes items you may have missed, including stories about US General’s plane, Syria vs US vs Russia, UK National Health Service expansion, investor landlords, capital flight to US, chances of recession, Romney is lying #45,683, Paul Ryan’s Medicare, skinny dipping, voter ID, Scott Brown leads, the end of times, “legitimate rape,” Todd Akin vs God, MI Gov. Snyder, racial holy war and more.

Todd Akin’s “Legitimate Rape” Comment Becoming Poison For the Whole GOP

By: Monday August 20, 2012 11:10 am

Not only has Akin’s statement about “legitimate rape” not leading to pregnancy put his own election in peril, but several Republicans appears to be scrambling to prevent the problem from metastasizing.

Already the Romney campaign has made multiple statements strongly distancing themselves from Akin. And MA. Sen Brown is calling on Akin to withdraw.

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