Politics

Today’s guest blog post has been submitted by a “friend” writing under the nom de plume, Mr. Richie Moneybags Rich: Once upon a time, back in the 1920’s, there was a lot of new stuff, telephones, movies. A small group of people Everyone was getting cars.  Good times.  Then the stock-market crashed.  Party over for […]

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Marion on May 31, 2010

(This was originally posted in 2010. I’m bringing it out today in honor of the current GOP shitshow. Have you called your Republican congressional rep and senator yet?) It’s time for me to come clean and admit how much I scam and rip off the government. Yes, it’s people like me that keep your taxes […]

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The governor of Arizona just signed the new law that will allow the police to pick up anyone anywhere  for suspicion of being Mexican or harboring  Mexicans. Could I just remind Arizona that it is a federal welfare state in the middle of a freaking desert? Most of their water comes from the Hoover dam […]

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Marion on March 14, 2009

Over dinner the spouse and I were discussing a newspaper article about Obama’s having to weigh in on whether gay partners of federal employees should get health benefits. Thanks to the “defense of marriage act” signed by then-President Bill Clinton, the government opposes this, while the courts say yes. Aside from generally being in favor […]

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