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Repeat After Me: Let's Ban People, Then

Who’s writing? What’s the problem?

Anthony Schnotala, Hickory Corners MI, March 8 2013: “It’s not the guns that are the problem, it is the people.”

Ann Wood, paraphrasing Rupert Bankert, Provincetown MA, March 1 2013: “Guns aren’t the problem, people are.”

Sydney Manning, Springfield VA, February 21 2013: “Guns aren’t the problem, people are.”

Matthew [...]

It's In Their DNA: Environmentalist Borg Salesmen from Maine

While trying to find conference reports, presentations or minutes from this week’s Energy Ocean 2009 Conference on renewable tidal, wind and wave energies, I came across this piece of copy advocating for Maine coastal energy initiatives. “It’s In Our DNA?” State funding for technology research is in the DNA of the residents and politicians of [...]

American Oil Is Just As Dirty

Watch out whenever you hear the phrase dependence on foreign oil – it’s a signal that someone is trying to change the subject away from our nation’s real economic and environmental needs. [...]

My Favorite Line From 9/29/08 Pro-McCain Rally in Columbus, Ohio

“Catchy slogans aside, please Rock the Vote!”

- Capital University student body President Ryan Stiers

Alaskan Airspace – With Sarah Palin As My Muse

Sarah Palin isn’t just defending airspace over Alaska from Putin’s rearing head. Sarah Palin is the Alaskan airspace. [...]

Latest Slogan for McCain and Palin is Alcoholic: This Time Will Be Different!

Last night, I encountered the latest McCain-Palin slogan on their campaign website:

Peregrin Wood has already covered the creepy cult-like aspects of the phrase “Country First.” But what about “Reform, Prosperity, Peace?”

Reform? Under the rule of George W. Bush and the Republican-controlled Congress, consumer protections were dismantled, civil liberties squashed, lobbyists hugged, ethics [...]