February 10, 2011 in Obama
In a year where pretty much everything is seeing budget cuts, even my admittedly prodigious budget for NSFW Japanese Body Pillows, it’s no surprise to hear that the federal government is looking to make cuts in the Community Development Block Grant program.
What does come as a surprise to political liberals like me is that the person spearheading the cuts is none other than former community organizer Barack Obama. Read the rest of this entry →
December 30, 2009 in Obama, Politics, Rahm Emanuel
Have you heard about The Wraparound, the hottest dance for your politically-cognizant fancy-pants?
Guess what? You just did!
Here’s the deal: The corporate capture of Washington, D.C. has gotten so bad that left-wingers like online organizer Jane Hamsher and progressive economist Dean Baker are now finding common cause with the likes of Randian moron Grover Norquist and Phyllis “I hate gays” Schlafly. I am seriously not making this up!
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December 6, 2009 in Obama, Politics, The Vast Left-Wing Despondency
Enough of this pearl-clutching over supposed Obama bashing.
It’s just not true that Obama could never be “good enough” for me or my liberal friends and family.
I didn’t expect the world of this guy. But seriously, this?! Is it just me, or does every passing day reveal a man increasingly incompetent and cowed in the face of our military-intelligence complex and healthkleptocracy? Call me naive, but I did expect Obama to keep a few of his campaign promises and display at least a modicum of integrity while in office.
Here are three concrete ways in which Obama could have been “good enough” for me: Read the rest of this entry →