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A peaceful transition of power is not in the country’s best interests

I cannot imagine finding a person more the diametric opposite of “presidential” than Donald Trump. His most recent attack on civil rights legend, John Lewis, is more clear evidence of the thin-skinned, undignified, mean and petty person that is Donald … Continue reading

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Goddamned Russians!

                  I read a lot of news.   In the US, I read the Washington Post, the NY Times, the LA Times, Politico, ProPublica, the Atlantic and the Intercept, among others. From … Continue reading

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This is how democracy dies

A liberal’s long journey away from Barack Obama and the Democratic party   By Michael Pellegrini About seven and a half years ago following the 2008 elections, I wrote a blog post titled America: Disgraced then reborn.     I absolutely gushed about … Continue reading

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Barack Obama For President

It seems like 99% of all the politicians from all the different parties are cut from the same mold. They all have slightly different messages and slants left or right, but basically it’s all the same. A politician is a … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin – Our Favorite Vice Presidential Candidate!

A picture of Sarah Palin at her best.

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Sarah Palin For Vice President? I Think Not!

I just can’t believe anyone is taking Sarah Palin seriously any more. In picking Palin for his running mate, it looks like John McCain was trying to appeal to women voters and “just plain folks.” And initially, his strategy appeared … Continue reading

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Bush and McCain Cell Phone Conversation Revealed

Jim McDermott Does It Again Seattle (AP) – Riding the success of his revelations of a cell phone conversation featuring former Speaker of The House, Newt Gingrich, Congressman Jim McDermott (D – Seattle) today made public the transcript of a … Continue reading

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