Take it with a grain of salt…and Americans love taking salt by the pound!

By: Tuesday September 16, 2014 1:30 am

2016 Election, Democrats, Republicans

 

Georgia Republicans Have Citizen Arrested for Videotaping Them at Public Event

By: Tuesday September 2, 2014 8:56 am

Nydia Tisdale is a citizen journalist in Georgia. She does not get paid for her work, but instead sees it as a civic duty to record politicians and the political process, and then upload those videos to YouTube. What she does is in large part what democracy is all about– involved, informed citizens exercising their rights under the First Amendment.

Not in Georgia.

FDL Movie Night: FRED

By: Monday August 18, 2014 4:59 pm

FRED gives an inside look at a grassroots political campaign, one that upset the prevailing powers that be, while providing an engaging portrait of a man who by embracing and loving himself has has found away to integrate his political skills with his true self. It’s a sweet smart documentary that reveals so much about our country, the progress we’ve made, and the progress we’re still working on.

Ever “Tricky” but he’s just the trendsetter

By: Thursday August 14, 2014 1:30 am

As noticed by these folks, George Will had a pretty startling reveal of one of Richard Nixon’s less famous crimes.

Late Night: Nailbiter in Misissippi Senate Runoff

By: Tuesday June 24, 2014 8:00 pm

The Mississippi Republican Senate runoff is down to the wire.

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Will Gangland-Style Executions of Police Officers Be Enough to Get Our Attention?

By: Saturday June 14, 2014 5:19 pm

Years ago – I don’t remember where or when, or I would give credit – I heard the line “don’t pay attention to what’s in the news; pay attention to what’s not in it.” Media cultures often develop story lines and decide what is newsworthy based on how well if fits the narrative.

Michael Hastings’ Bowe Bergdahl Article That the GOP Doesn’t Want You to Read

By: Tuesday June 3, 2014 4:15 pm

When the Republicans scream that they were caught totally by surprise by the prisoner exchange that in all likelihood marks the winding down of the US war on Afghanistan, they are of course lying.

Late Night: Like It’s 1999

By: Thursday May 8, 2014 8:00 pm

Obama knows, as did Clinton before him, that his only option in even serving out a second term is to serially cave to Republicans on matters big and small, which coincidentally makes a lot of the right people very happy.

Good News for Congressional Republicans in Generic Ballot

By: Monday May 5, 2014 7:52 am

In the generic Congressional ballot Republicans have a large lead according to a new Pew Research poll. If the election was held today 47 percent of voters would pick the Republican in their district while only 43 percent would choose the Democrat.

The true value of hard work is not earning enough

By: Wednesday April 9, 2014 1:30 am

Well, what a thorough surprise.

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