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Month: August 2012

Book review: The Party Is Over. How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted by Mike Lofgren

Book review: The Party Is Over. How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted by Mike Lofgren

Just prior to receiving my copy of The Party Is Over.  How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted by Mike Lofgren, Penguin Publishing.   I was having lunch with a friend, I will call Mike.  I asked him why the American public fails to change their view of the GOP.  Why do vast numbers of Americans still vote Republican?  He came back with what I calculate to be a very good answer.  He said that…

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One Term More (A Political Parody)

One Term More (A Political Parody)

Following is a very interesting music video.  ONLY GOP and Tea Party people may watch this.     Credits:  A Political Parody Soloists (In alphabetical order) Christina Saffran Ashford David Burnham David Engel Kim Huber Damon Kirsche Jennifer Shelton Sean Smith Chorus (In alphabetical order) Emma Ashford Matt Ashford Takako Gregg Mason Keane Paula Nichols Keane William Martinez Ali B Olmo Johnny Pastor Bubba Dean Rambo Flora Rubenhold Terri Yates Musical Director Ray Colcord Music Produced by Ray Colcord &…

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The Orange County Register article, Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky (Part II).

The Orange County Register article, Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky (Part II).

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series America turning into Europe?

While and after reading the Orange County Register, Sunday, August 12, 1012 article by Mark Steyn.   Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky.  I felt that the reporter was making statements that were pretty outrageous.  Here is the second portion of my views of this newspaper opinion piece. Mark Steyn made the following claim.   Obama does not “create” jobs, he creates disabled people: In the same period as 2.6 million Americans signed on with new…

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The Orange County Register article, Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky. (Part I).

The Orange County Register article, Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky. (Part I).

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series America turning into Europe?

While and after reading the Orange County Register, Sunday, August 12, 1012 article by Mark Steyn.   Steyn: America turning into Europe? We should be so lucky.  I felt that the reporter was making statements that went counter to my own readings.  I decided to checking upon some of the “facts” in the article. Following is an article quote: Obama has added $5 trillion to the national debt, and has nothing to show for it. There are two statements within…

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NBC Olympics 2012 TV Coverage

NBC Olympics 2012 TV Coverage

The technical and production aspects of NBC 2012 Olympics coverage was most impressive – very professional.  But, the dunderheads that set the programming schedule were way deficient if not dragging their knuckles across the floor.  I could not see any reason to wait until 8PM to view “live” coverage (West coast California).  We all know by now that live means “live” for NBC because of their insisting on providing tape delay.  I equate tape delay as “cover your ass” ploy…

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