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Entries for October, 2009 in Politcs Plus

  • Mike

    A parallel universe

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I thought Fox News versus the administration story would be over by now but it is escalating beyond belief. The last part of Fox news Sunday was devoted to a one-sided attack against the administration, with former Bush spokesman Dana ...

  • Mike

    President Obama cuts TARP executives pay.

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    As TARP director, Elizabeth Warren, said on Morning Joe" the arrogance of Wall Street and its coziness with our politicians has to stop.".. She was explaining the Obama's administration's plan to order companies that received huge government bailouts last year ...

  • Mike

    A war of words and deception

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    This used to be an intelligent nation where everyone understood that political buzzwords were not to be taken seriously. The 24//7 talk radio has brought in Rush Limbaugh's “drive by, or state run media to describe the network news stations ...

  • Mike

    If it weren't so funny

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I find it amusing that at a recent town hall meeting, Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina was accused of being a traitor, a compromiser, and being too far to the left for the Ron Paul supporters. He was asked ...

  • Mike

    Another day,another letter

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    It seemed like every day I can expect to see another posting, blog, or letter predicting gloom and doom for the United States of America. They all have a common theme: it started on January 20, 2009 by President Barack ...

  • Mike

    Depression 2.0....Averted

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I just finished reading an article by Robert J. Samuelson, (Newsweek contributor) explaining how close we got to the Great Depression 2.0. According to Christina Romer, the head of President Obama's Council of economic advisers, “We got pretty dang close.” ...

  • Mike

    Afganistan :No easy answers

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Liz Cheney must eat thumb tacks for breakfast because this morning she came out with both barrels blazing, as if the president had turned down the request of General McChrystal. She said the president replaced General McKiernan with General McChrstal ...

  • Mike

    Why so cynical?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    It seems like every time I turn around the right-wing has something critical to say about President Barack Obama. I understand politics, criticism, and a certain amount of skepticism and negativity but every single issue turns a molehill into a ...