Category Archives: Corporate Taxes

Sandy Tears of Joy and Pain

I can’t stop crying. America died. -Victoria Jackson of SNL fame on the re-election of President Barack Obama The next sound you hear will be me, exhaling. Whoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo. It’s over. It’s done. The longest and most annoying election cycle ever in … Continue reading

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Romney Revealed

Dear Mitt Romney, I just watched your fundraising pitch which I’m sure you never dreamed would get out there, in front of people willing to fork over 50,000 dollars a plate for your campaign . Quite honestly, I realize it … Continue reading

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Nothing To Fear But Fear-Mongering Itself

 #SCOTUS UPDATE: Romney Blasts Supreme Court, Calling Affordable Care Act ‘Worst Idea I Ever Had’-Andy Borowitz@BorowitzReport THE SKY IS FALLING! THE SKY IS FALLING! CLUTCH THE PEARLS! RUN! RUN FOR YOUR LIVES! Okay, are we done yet? Are we done with … Continue reading

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Class Warfare My Ass

 “Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate.” – Bertrand Russell I’m supposed to feel … Continue reading

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A Fool and an Ideology

  You can fool some of the people all the time, and those are the ones you want to concentrate on. -George W. Bush   Yes, I admit it. I was fully prepared to craft a clever little April Fools … Continue reading

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Can’t Spell Romney Without Money… or Envy

Willard Mitt Romney thinks we are all envious of his money: “You know, I think it’s about envy. I think it’s about class warfare. I think when you have a president encouraging the idea of dividing America based on 99 … Continue reading

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Resolutions for Republicans

New Year’s Day… now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.      ~Mark Twain As the countdown to the new year begins, it is often the … Continue reading

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Why Does Joe Vote Republican?

I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends … that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. Adlai Stevenson             I, to … Continue reading

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How the Tea Party Spent Their Summer Vacation

Normally I try to be as thoughtful and coherent as possible when I sit down to write this blog. My goals are to be informative, somewhat amusing (albeit with varying degrees of success ), and to sharpen my own mental acumen. It … Continue reading

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Cantor Can’t Do Compromise

“Most importantly, the Republicans have turned a dispute over a technicality into a religious war, which no longer has any relation to a reasonable dispute between the elected government and the opposition.” -Bild (a populist German newspaper) I think it … Continue reading

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