Archive for the ‘Rants’ Category

Puerto Rico Crisis the Result of Years of Conservatism. Coming soon to a state near you.

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Conservative policies of the last 40+ years has utterly devastated Puerto Rico. So then, for Donald Trump to then attack them for their poverty in the middle of a humanitarian crisis only highlights the destructive incompetence of Republican policies.

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October 2, 2017
Posted in: Environment, Greed, Money, myth busting, Partisanship, Racism, Rants, Taxes

Two Cat-4 Hurricanes in Two Weeks. Ignoring Climate Change is getting VERY expensive

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For the first time in history, two category 4 hurricanes make landfall in the same season and STILL we hear equivocation on Climate Change?

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September 11, 2017
Posted in: Energy Independence, Environment, Global Warming, Jobs, Money, myth busting, Partisanship, Politics, Rants, Right-Wing Insanity

Self-Funded Campaign? Follow the money (launderers)

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When Trump launched his presidential campaign, he made a big deal of how it was ‘self funded’ & ‘beholden to no one’. So why do all these convicted Russian money launderers keep popping up?

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July 24, 2017
Tags: , , , , , , , ,  · Posted in: Crime, Election, mystery, National Security, Politics, Rants, Right-Wing Hypocrisy, Scandals, Seems Obvious to Me

Conway Admits Trump Told of Russian Hacking in JANUARY yet continued to deny. Pushed to ease sanctions.

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Conway reveals Trump was told about and acknowledged Russian hacking last January. So why was he still sowing seeds of doubt as recently as last week?

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June 26, 2017
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,  · Posted in: Crime, Election, mystery, myth busting, National Security, Partisanship, Politics, Rants, rewriting history, Right-wing Facism, Right-Wing Insanity, Scandals, Seems Obvious to Me

Trump Says Paris Accord Too Tough. Staff Justifies Backing Out Because It Wasn’t Tough Enough

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Trump justified backing out of the Paris Climate Accord by claiming the standards were too tough. Then he sends out his EPA Chief to justify backing out by citing scientists who complained it wasn’t tough enough.

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June 5, 2017
Posted in: Energy Independence, Environment, Global Warming, Jobs, myth busting, Rants, Right-wing Facism, Right-Wing Insanity

Debunking This Syria Conspiracy Stupidity (and saying goodbye to the tinfoil hat brigade)

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The complexities of the Syrian chemical weapons attack has driven The Conspiracy Theory crowd into overdrive. Put away the tinfoil hats. Here are the facts.

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April 10, 2017
Posted in: fake scandals, Middle East, mystery, myth busting, National Security, Rants, Right-Wing Insanity, Seems Obvious to Me, Terrorism, War

Trump is getting his intel from Right-Wing conspiracy theorists (and that should worry us all.)

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Our Commander-in-Chief keeps retweeting unverified claims gleaned from Far Right conspiracy theorists despite access to the entire Intelligence Community.

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March 6, 2017
Posted in: myth busting, National Security, Politics, Rants, Right-Wing Hypocrisy, Right-Wing Insanity, Scandals, Seems Obvious to Me

This is the Way Bad Presidencies END

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Nixon declared war on The Media when they started questioning him about the chaos in his administration… well into his *second* term. Trump is on day 30.

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February 20, 2017
Posted in: Civil Rights, Partisanship, Politics, Rants, Right-Wing Hypocrisy, Right-Wing Insanity

Yes, Russia Hacks. And you sound like an idiot joking about it.

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Russia has a long history of hacking the computers of rival countries. People only now learning of Russian hacking don’t realize how ridiculous they sound defending them.

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January 9, 2017
Posted in: Crime, myth busting, Politics, Rants, rewriting history, Scandals

Nearly Ten Million Fewer Democrats Voted in 2016 Than 2008. Why?

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Democratic votes fell by a ratio of more than 28:1 in this election.

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November 14, 2016
Posted in: Election, mystery, Rants, Scandals, Seems Obvious to Me

The Most Frightening Thing This Election is that One Of Them Will Win

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 Happy Halloween. And with the latest round of “scandals” ping-ponging between the candidates each week (Trump’s sexual misconduct, now Hillary’s emails), the more I dread what’s in store for us over the next four years (notice I did NOT say “four to eight” years.) Last February, despite being an enthusiastic Bernie supporter, I conceded that if the choice […]

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October 31, 2016
Posted in: Election, Politics, Predictions, Rants

BREAKING: Major Party Candidates are Duplicitous Frauds. Oh, and we’re all screwed

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 There’s an old saying that “character” is who you are in private when no one is looking. Last week, WikiLeaks released thousands of emails belonging to Clinton campaign advisor John Podesta revealing (among other things) that what Clinton was telling cheering fans at her rallies or denying in those contentious televised debates was not what she […]

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October 10, 2016
Posted in: Election, Partisanship, Politics, Rants, Scandals