Tag Archives: Inauguration

Propaganda film now out “Patriot anti-Muslim Day”

They locked down the entire city of Boston. They identified two brothers who were Muslim as the bombers. One supposedly was shot to pieces but miraculously resurrected for the Show Trial. Much like the raid on the bin Laden compound, … Continue reading

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Oil in Gulf Stream, Industry Response: “Kill more American Kids”

Spokesfreak for increased drilling, our favorite ex-Governor, not able to actually DEFEND her corporate sponsored “Drill, Baby, Drill” mantra (for now) in the face of BP announcing that the oil “might” be spreading into major ocean currents (like the Gulf … Continue reading

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The poetry of kick-the-can in the rain

I hate random stream of consciousness when you can tell the author thinks they’re building to something. It’s so, so tedious. Such was my reaction to officially-described poet Elizabeth Alexander, who recited a piece she composed for the inauguration of … Continue reading

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Obama delivers Bush 3rd inaugural address

What did Barack Obama say at this morning’s inauguration that Bush hasn’t said in shorter mouthfuls?   Obama brought up the Goddamn War On Terror, without labeling it “so-called,” and aimed at the usual suspect evildoers. And he’s embraced Neoliberal … Continue reading

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Washington DC changing of the guard

It reminds me of the Rose Bowl, or the Super Bowl, or more specifically, WAITING for the Main Event. It seems to me that Obama has lost his first battle against entrenched power. We have to wait, to anticipate in … Continue reading

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The only thing that is changing, is the meaning of “change.”

Obama picks economic crisis team.   Come meet the new boss, same as the old boss. You got fooled again! If you thought Obama would be Clinton II, guess again. He’s now looking more like Bush III. Told ya’ our … Continue reading

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