From the daily archives: Tuesday, May 15, 2007

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Hilarious redub of an old union commercial. How can conservatives not see the value of unions? This commercial should make that value obvious. (If language and a rough-and-tumble Jersey style make you clutch your pearls, best not give this one a listen.)

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You know? I sometimes feel the CoC (Culture of Corruption – the prevailing political climate in Ohio and beyond due to GOP control) label gets a bit tired. I know my friends on the right wish it would just go away. But they make it so easy sometimes! Latest is John Boehner, minority leader in the house. John is covering for a corrupt official, Ken Calvert, who replaced some other corrupt official on the Appropriations Committee. They just cycle ’em around once the dirty laundry hits the air. Think Progress has the scoop.

So why is John Boehner supporting […]

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This is gonna make BizzyBody‘s head explode. Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp. and conservative media tycoon, made the following statement on May 9, 2007:

I?d like to tell you about a new initiative we’re undertaking at News, one that will affect us all.

As many of you know, I grew up in Melbourne, Australia and the last few months and years have brought some changes there:

In Melbourne, 2006 was the 10th consecutive year with below average rainfall. And 2005 was the hottest year on record throughout Australia.

Australia is suffering its worst drought in 100 […]

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