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La Migra wants you Racist pigs, wanted 5k, got 118

Border Patrol struggling to hire, keep agents, but may never get 5,000 Trump orderedYou must be pure european white descent,swear to Fascism and Trump and take the Mark of the Beast. But hey, he almost got 2%…. Plus you’ll be … Continue reading

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Necrocracy

The ‘conservatives’ who conserve nothing more than their own wealth, all of it gotten at public expense, keep hammering on about the ‘expressed original intent of the so-called founding so-called fathers’ and not one of these experts in the Founding … Continue reading

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A brief conversation at King Soopers back in November

Some kid (early twenties, maybe 30) saith unto me “What a day! We’ve got a president who isn’t a politician and legalized pot!” He seemed to be under the affluence of incohol but that doesn’t mean much. The important bit … Continue reading

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Why the constant Trump Thumping?

Well, it’s like Bush Bashing. Or holding Obama responsible for his actions, or the police or any other governing entity. In a tax-subsidized democracy or if you’re of the right wing sort, republic.  Either way, we pay these assholes. They’re … Continue reading

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Just What Were Donald Trump’s Ties to the Mob?

I took the title directly from an article on Global Research about the American Mafia (the immigrant and sons thereof Mafia, with their ties to Sicily intact) and Mr Chump. Which he hinted in his “art of the steal” book. … Continue reading

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Time For a Raise!

What’s stopping our nation’s business class pigs who rule over the rest of us? It’s time for a raise! Demand a Higher Minimum Raise Now

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Raise the minimum wage now!

Why vote for a bum like Barack Obama? You think that he is better for you than the other bum we are offered? If so, then why has he not ever been heard to support raising the minimum wage above … Continue reading

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To the so called “Conservatives”: Merry God-Damn Free Market!

You know how the Adam Smith/Reagan/Ayn Rand brainwashed disciples preach that “A rising tide lifts all boats”. What they don’t mention is the Rich have it rigged so their Wage Slaves can’t afford a God-Damn boat. They’ll also get some … Continue reading

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Happy 18th Re-Birthday, to me…

It was 18 years ago last Friday that I woke up as a healthy, badly underpaid and moderately radicalized minimum wage Construction Laborer and 5 minutes before quiting and pay time (they didn’t pay me either) was reborn as a … Continue reading

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Capital in Action, minimum wage.

Just heard a commercial for a “rent to own” place. One where the payments on a laptop computer totaled two and a half grand for a 450 dollar machine. A 700 dollar (at the high end price) refrigerator, 159 bux … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake part however many you wish…

FR: Dee Brown The following is an email from the City of Colorado Springs Help Desk support product. CASE_ID_NUM: 10-073910 MESSAGE: ********************** The message for you follows ************************ Thank you for taking the time to alert the Streetlight Deactivation Team … Continue reading

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“Basser” speakers = Epic Fail

Look, guys, if you’re gonna spend upwards of a weeks pay at minimum wage for something, at least don’t break it as soon as you get it installed, M’kay? I mean, my ears still work. That’s partly because I never … Continue reading

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Got an message from an Elitist Snob who claims to “help the Homeless”

Saying that the reason he lives in wealth is because he “earned” it. Which is a backward way of saying that those of who live in Poverty never “earned” anything. Like me, I guess. Working construction labor for 20 years, … Continue reading

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You can’t even trust Goobers anymore

By “goobers” I mean Goober Peas. That staple of American Diet in more ways than you can possibly imagine unless you’re allergic to them, Once Again being recalled due to bacteria that exist naturally in the digestive tracts of Carnivores. … Continue reading

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“We tie their hands and feet then tell them to dance”

People on Parole, with a gps unit strapped to their ankles, have to be under a bridge. Until they can afford an apartment. In a city where being on parole is going to keep you from being hired, being homeless … Continue reading

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Conspicuous Consumption…

There was on a Network show, I believe the Today Show, demonstrating the latest Haute Couture fad, Chocolate and Wine parties. At one end of the table is a chocolate fountain dispensing White Chocolate syrup, in the middle, Milk Chocolate … Continue reading

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I’m waiting on the announcement on the news…

The Chirpy-Twerpy anchorwoman on News5 said “homeless crime on the rise, what some are planning to do about it” So, every time somebody who is Homeless gets accused of a crime, the same assmunch cowards, like Miss Malkin and her … Continue reading

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The difference between Rush having Chest Pains

And a minimum wage worker having similar pains… Rush is hospitalized under observation and extensive tests are run… The minimum wage worker is given a quick EKG, if it doesn’t show an Immediate Myocardial Infarction in progress, he’s shown the … Continue reading

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Minimum Wage and the exploitation of the term “Average”

Colorado just reduced minimum wage by 3 cents an hour, under TABOR regulations. Doug Bruce should feel really proud. When his fellow “Free” market Capitalists crashed the economy the price of Big Ticket items like multi-million houses, $100,000 cars .. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas…

I had this posted 8 years ago, and here we have new relevancy for it. Since Donald is ramping up  the kill-off-the-peasants by denial of health care to anybody who isn’t wealthy Official Republican Policy. You say you have a … Continue reading

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“You don’t want the hassle of saving money”

This according to a commercial for some sound system. You’re hit with the double whammy that you’re worth less (worthless?) as a human being if you don’t listen to your Televised Crap in high definition Sound. I have an Idea … Continue reading

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The text of my letter to Sen. Udall and Sen. Bennett

Don’t Drop the Public Option! It will have to be implemented, there’s no way to do more than temporarily “fix” Health Care without it. I know from personal experience how much more it costs society to abandon basic medical care … Continue reading

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Now I remember what I keep forgetting

I was going to post a really snotty comment or three about Tom DeLay busting up his feet. Those of the audience who have followed my  saga will remember that due to massive Anti-Union sentiment in the Government of Texas, … Continue reading

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$6.55 an hour? Oh, whoopee…

Notice how all the big guys look out after themselves. They got themselves a ‘bailout’ of several tens of billions of dollars over at Fannie Mae’s and Freddie’s houses, and it will be paid to them from much of the … Continue reading

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