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Entries for July, 2009 in Politcs Plus

  • Mike

    Is it sour grapes or plain old fear-mongering?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The right wing fringe of both the Republican and Libertarian party seem to have set their sights on President Obama, and they will not let the truth get in their way. They will start by saying that the president is ...

  • Mike

    Reviving baseball memories

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The Victoria Advocate's "question of the day" took me back to where I fell in love with the game of baseball. I remembered the first thing that I did, when I woke up those summer mornings was bounce a tennis ...

  • Mike

    Profits up,premiums up,service down

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    It's no secret that I'm an avid supporter of this president but last night's speech did not do the Health Care reform issue any justice. I think, he should have appealed to the hearts and minds instead of being so ...

  • Mike

    Diversity is the problem

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    As President Obama gets ready for tonight's prime time speech on Health Care Reform; he is spending much his time trying to rein in his own party, to get some kind of consensus. The democratic party of today is made ...

  • Mike

    Just my thoughts

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I had a hard time getting to sleep last night, since my portable satellite radio batteries were dead; I decided to try to find an AM station to listen to. As I flipped through the tuner all I could find ...

  • Mike

    Investigation Warranted

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The president said, he wanted a look forward not backward but top CIA officials came forward and told CIA Director Leon Panetta of a secret plan to assassinate Al Qaeda leaders. Leon Panetta, immediately shut down the program and informed ...

  • Mike

    The John Ensign affair just won’t go away.

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I had already turned the page on Senator’s Ensign Affair with former staffer Cindy Hampton, but now we have is a secretive Christian group known as C Street Fellowship group being involved, $96,000 of hush money being paid out and ...

  • Mike

    Sarah Palin 2012?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Is the National Republican Party that desperate? According to a poll 72% of Republicans would vote for Sarah Palin in a presidential election. It’s no skin off my nose, in fact, I would be delighted and so would the National ...

  • Mike

    Ask the White House economist

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    In this day of gloom and doom predictions, I thought it would be nice to see what the White House plans to do in the upcoming months to try and steer this gigantic ship (economy) back in the right direction. ...

  • Mike

    Let's Forget the last eight years

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The right wing posters are now lecturing and fear mongering about the socialists, free spending, taxing, Democrats and President Barack Obama. They have a common battle cry “who’s going to pay for it.” These posters do not have any credibility ...

  • Mike

    The sound bite generation

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Another Tea Party will wind up with the same results because the gripes, signs, and speeches will be aimed solely at the steps of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Will any protesters be at the steps of Wall Street, big oil, or ...