Monthly Archives: January 2012

A TRUE AMERICAN HERO!

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 29, 2012 “Always remember the first rule of power tactics; power is not only what you have but what the enemy thinks you have.” “Tactics mean doing what you can with what you have.” “Last guys … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME TO RE#OCCUPY K STREET!

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 26, 2012 Those who justifiably bemoan the fact that Washington is broken and is rife with corruption know very well the root cause for all of this lies in the overabundance of professional lobbyists.  These “specialists” influence- peddle … Continue reading

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THE POOR LITTLE RICH BOY!

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 22, 2012 Mitt Romney just can’t seem to excite many of his wretched party’s members. In every single one of his caucus or primary challenges, he has never gone beyond 50% of the total GOP vote. … Continue reading

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WHY MITT ROMNEY IS NOT OUR MAN FOR PRESIDENT! (III)

By Jack Jodell, Jam. 19, 2012   Final segment. By winning his third test in three attempts  among the shrinking number of Republicans seeking the presudency, it appears that Mitt Romney will be unstoppable in securing the GOP nomination for President. A … Continue reading

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WHY MITT ROMNEY IS NOT OUR MAN FOR PRESIDENT! (II)

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 15, 2012  second in a series  We have already seen how Mitt Romney’s proposed tax plan would  greatly benefit huge corporations and the richest 1% while doing very little for the overwhelming 99% majority of those … Continue reading

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WHY MITT ROMNEY IS NOT OUR MAN FOR PRESIDENT! (I)

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 11, 2012 Early signs point to Mitt Romney being the Republican nominee for President this year. He has amassed a gargantuan SuperPAC to do his attack ads for him and, having prepared for this run for … Continue reading

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KEEP THIS POST HANDY THIS ENTIRE ELECTION YEAR!

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 4, 2012 Dark horse Rick Santorum apparently came within a mere 11 votes of eking-out an upset victory over Mitt Romney last night in Iowa.  This was but a minor and temporary  aberation, however, because Santorum simply does … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ON WHAT WILL BE A VERY IMPORTANT YEAR!

By Jack Jodell, Jan. 1, 2012 HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE! A few days ago, on December 26, the piece below appeared in my friend TomCat’s fabulous blog, Politics Plus (http://www.politicsplus.org/). I found it to be a fascinating and uniquely original way … Continue reading

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