Tag Archives: Republican

To Live This Life

The symbols were everywhere Cave paintings to religious icons The natterings of “what’s right” Against a backdrop of A dark and stormy night Wisdom is the enemy Of the so-called “free collective” Worship wrapped in green Belief in the new … Continue reading

Posted in Poems, Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Newsroom and The RNC

Watch this, from the season finale of The Newsroom. It explains everything that is wrong with the Republican Party (and any similar conservative groups anywhere using the same model – see Canada). Yes, I am jaded. Angry. Sick of the … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Whence Sanity

I’m just having one of those days. Everywhere I look, madness abounds. Seriously, quotes like ‘It was the best of times’ make me laugh and then burst into tears. I don’t even have the energy for the harangue that I … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Education, Thought And Sense Under Fire

I must be getting old. Why? Because I feel like everything I grew up with that fell into the category of common sense is now under fire. Not just under fire but routinely being treated as if it all meant … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Let Armageddon Begin!

I guess now that health care reforms have passed, the end times can begin in earnest! With Adolph Obama winning the day, we can all die in the burning hell-fire of Commie Nazi run death panels! As Rahm ‘the torturer’ … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Jon Stewart vs Newt Gingrich

Another fine example of what’s wrong with the right in the US. You may want to watch the entire show because there are some great clips of the Republicans in Hawaii and why they just don’t get the optics of … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kick at the Darkness…

The title here is from a line in Bruce Cockburn’s song Lovers in a Dangerous Time. If you don’t know his work, you should. Dangerous times indeed. Do you feel that? Do you sit down in a quiet moment and … Continue reading

Posted in Politics/Religion/Whatever | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment