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John Walter, don’t you know Trump says to thank the Cops who murdered you… with a plagiarized line…

I was at St Francis Hospital on the corner of Powers, Woodmen and the edge of the known universe, there was a copy of the Gazette who aren’t as right wing as they used to be, not a difficult goal … Continue reading

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Martin L King Day

So, sometimes I get the response that Martin wasn’t a “saint”, works for me anyway, I ain’t a saint either. Never met one. What he did accomplish was to lead people to at least think about a lot of very … Continue reading

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Temporary stand down at Standing Rock

In a blinding flash of Corporate hubris, The Stated Reason For The Police Assaults against the Medicine Wheel gathering has been really two-faced, that they’re afraid for the health of the People in the cold and lack of sanitation facilities, … Continue reading

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Why not sue faith-healers for malpractice?

I know a person who has a partially displaced hip, old compression fractures of the lower spine, walks around in pain every day. Doctor says “use your cane, it will keep the discs from deteriorating further, take pressure off the … Continue reading

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Racists show true colors, Headline screams “Obama backs Mosque”

Yep, people who owned the property BEFORE 9/11 and are putting up a community center are transformed into Muslim Extremists with the spin of a headline. President Barack Obama, who hasn’t admittedly backed ANYTHING “forcibly” since taking office, is transformed … Continue reading

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Rancid Propaganda, from 68 years ago

But it illustrates the way “history” can be slanted, from very recent to a very distant lifetime ago or more… 1952 China Spy Mission goes wrong, shades of John Birch, etc.. The 4 CIA operatives, two of them the spies … Continue reading

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Surving on Separate Rats.

The “rats” is short for “rations” and it means somebody in the military who doesn’t live in a dorm or barracks. It’s an extra in your Monthly Eagle Shit… (paycheck) that’s supposed to make nice for the rent, groceries and … Continue reading

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Pentagon Propaganda spin: Civilian Casualties “Human Shields”

you know, not anything at all to do with the FACT that the Soldiers (Human Version of the Drones) firing at the people who lived (and now, DIED) in Helmand Province. Coward Ass Pentagon Thugs are saying it’s the Taliban’s … Continue reading

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An Other Quake in Haiti…

nearly an hour ago, 8:03 AM their time. Not nearly as big, and of course every building that would be torn down by earthquake has already been torn down. I wonder how the Pat Robertson-Rush Limbaugh Hate-crime cartel is going … Continue reading

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Seems like they’re wiring up the propaganda, pre-attack

The Local Gestapo says an “estimated” 75% of the homeless population living on the creeks in the HooverVille tent city have “substance abuse problems”. “Estimated” meaning they pulled the number out of their ASS. But it’s how they get the … Continue reading

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Big Pharma strikes again.

Yet another Amphetamine derivative for the treatment of “Behavioral Problems” in children. This latest one is called “Concerta”. Yep, kid doesn’t act the way the Establishment demands, isn’t regimented enough, rebellious, thinks for himself too much, doesn’t accept their Dogmatic … Continue reading

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How does a Cripple ride a bicycle?

See, I’ve heard that from skeptics who don’t believe that I have such difficulty walking. Usually Right Wingers who believe that anybody who collects disability is some kind of Bum and Cheat. The answers are sort of simple, if you … Continue reading

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More outrageous fight-pickin’ speech about Chambliss…

It’s a strong case of poke-poke-poke at him with a stick in the hopes that he’ll go ballistic. Or any of his supporters, especially locally. Like when I point out that the “medical problems” that kept him from joining Martin … Continue reading

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McCain speech reaches out for nobody

“REACHING OUT” is a weaselly expression if I’ve ever heard one. Both Palin and McCain are now described to have “reached out” (ergo connected) to independent voters. Would that spin itself appear to be a “reach?” I’m not sure I’d … Continue reading

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Scientists find abundance in scarcity

I heard today about an Abundance Study of sharks off of Catalina Island. Knowing that such studies are finding sharks no longer in abundance, the title seems contrived to suggest otherwise. Yes, frequency and abundance are scientific measures, but they … Continue reading

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Ken Salazar to start Filibuster For Peace

Ken Salazar, Democratic Senator from Colorado, has grown a spine and has begun to Filibuster against Iraqi War funding! He was egged on to take a principled stance for once, by Richard Skorman of Poor Richard fame, who was named … Continue reading

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Existential gamboge

What do they mean by Existential war? Do you know? I don’t!   I don’t think the pundits know either. But how rather clever for Communications Majors to choose a word that all English-speakers recognize, yet nobody understands. Unlike Iraq’s … Continue reading

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