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Americans Elect Shuts its “True Boss” out of Administration for 2012

Rhetoric:

#6 of Six Things to Know: The Delegates are the Boss

Here’s this week’s fact: “The Delegates — and the rest of the American people — are the true boss of Americans Elect.”…

Americans Elect is a platform. We have no candidate, issues, or ideology of our own. We are simply a vehicle [...]

Bizarre: Obama Admin sez Hurry with Patriot Act Re-Up, or we won’t be able to use Power we’ve never used

The reasons for quick reauthorization of provisions of the Patriot Act have moved past dubious, through the paper-thin wall between rational and irrational, and straight into the land of the bizarre.

In a letter written yesterday to Senators Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper provided the Obama administration’s justification for [...]

Quick! We Must Rush to Give $700 Billion to Rich Corporations Because… the Dow Just Went Down 29 Points?

Help me understand this.

Help me understand why we must all be in such a rush to go into $700 Billion more worth of debt so that we can transfer that money to corporations that are already wealthy.

Help me understand why this is so important, considering that we’ll of course have to pay so [...]

New York Times Continues Media Blackout on Torture

The New York Times made space today for an article with the completely irrelevant news that Cindy McCain plagiarized her favorite recipes from the Food Network.

And yet, for the fifth day in a row, the New York Times has found no space whatsoever to share the news with its readers that George W. Bush [...]