Monthly Archives: July 2011

TAX THE RICH THEIR FAIR SHARE!!!

By Jack Jodell, July 30, 2011 The country is locked in a devisive and very destructive struggle over restting the debt ceiling and trying to end a decade-long, irresponsible binge of deficit spending begun by the rubber-stamp congressional Reprublicans under … Continue reading

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THE WORST CONGRESS IN OUR HISTORY!

By Jack Jodell, July 26, 2011 I used to think it was the 107th – 109th  Congresses, which rubber-stamped virtually everything then-President George W. Bush wanted, from ridiculous tax cuts for billionaires, to supporting the outsourcing of American jobs, to an … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS TO MULL OVER

By Jack Jodell, July 20. 2011 The entire country is gripped in a horrific heat wave; the ultra-reckless and overly-conservative Tea Party and Republican Party are poised to destroy more than 225 years of prosperity in this country by refusing … Continue reading

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NO NEW TAXES = NO NEW PROGRESS!

By Jack Jodell, July 14, 2011 The already far-too-conservative Republican Party, made even worse by the  huge influx of new Tea Party House and Senate members they got in the 2010 midterm elections, has embarked on a pledge to enact NO new … Continue reading

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ENOUGH OF THIS NONSENSE!!!

By Jack Jodell, July 11, 2011 I don’t envy President Obama in the least. Since the very day he took office in 2009, he has had ZERO support and ZERO cooperation from conservative Republicans, and, now that the extrememely vocal … Continue reading

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OUT OF THE MOUTHS OF YOUNG CHILDREN

By Jack Jodell, July  7, 2011                MUSEUM OF SELFISH PEOPLE CHILD: Why did we come here, Grandpa? GRANDPA: I wanted to show you something before you got too old, honey. This is the MUSEUM OF SELFISH PEOPLE. CHILD: Who are … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part VII)

By Jack Jodell, July 3-4, 2011 Happy Independence Day, everybody! Though it often seems we are surrounded by conservative Republicans who care only about making the rich richer and dismantling important and very-needed social programs, and are dominated by a … Continue reading

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