The Feinstein Syndrome: “The Fourth Amendment for Me, But Not for Thee”

By: Wednesday March 12, 2014 4:48 pm

Who knows, soon we might see headlines and cable TV shows asking: “Is Dianne Feinstein a whistleblower or a traitor?”

 

The NSA Deserves a Permanent Shutdown

By: Monday September 30, 2013 6:23 pm

To the people in control of the Executive Branch, violating our civil liberties is an essential government service. So — to ensure total fulfillment of Big Brother’s vast responsibilities — the National Security Agency is insulated from any fiscal disruption.

The NSA’s surveillance programs are exempt from a government shutdown. With typical understatement, an unnamed official told The Hill that “a shutdown would be unlikely to affect core NSA operations.”

Democrats Groovy New Plan to Cut Social Security: Don’t Call It “Cuts”

By: Friday July 8, 2011 10:28 am

Democrats are all unanimous in their opposition to “massive cuts” to Social Security, so they have decided to just call it something else.

The New Adventures of the Old Orwellians

By: Wednesday February 23, 2011 1:30 am

Good to know that Bush-era sloganeering remains as popular and bipartisan as ever.

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