Category Archives: Thom Hartmann

DON’T LET THIS BECOME ANOTHER 2010 NEXT TUESDAY!

Oct. 29. 2014  By Jack Jodell.  “The lesser of two evils is ALWAYS vastly preferable to a  full term of the greater of two evils!  Make sure to VOTE!!!” – Jack Jodell –   “The hottest places in hell are … Continue reading

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DESERVING OF A SECOND LOOK! (Part Three)

Oct. 23, 2014  By Jack Jodell. This is the third and final segment of excellent articles written by Larry Beinhart (author of Wag the Dog) which originally appeared in the Huffington Post nearly 4 years ago, vut still fits the … Continue reading

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DESERVING OF A SECOND LOOK! (Part Two)

Oct. 18, 2014  By Jack Jodell.    This is the second of three superb posts I am featuring here by Larry Beinhart (author of Wag the Dog) which first appeared nearly 4 years ago, yet still rings amazingly true today. … Continue reading

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DESRVING OF A SECOND LOOK! (Part One)

Oct. 16, 2014  By Jack Jodell.   In my last solo post on Oct. 9, I referenced to an article I heard of on the Thom Hartmann program by Larry Beinhart (author of Wag the Dog) which had appeared in … Continue reading

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START TAXING THE RICH HIGHER AND WATCH PROSPERITY GROW!

Oct. 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Americans have long deluded themselves with some pretty ridiculously false notions. One was that, by deposing a democratically elected leader in 1953 in Iran and installing the brutal pro-western, CIA puppet known as the … Continue reading

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HOW TO SPOT A PROGRESSIVE IN A POLITICAL AD!

Sept. 25, 2014  By Jack Jodell.    With the next crucial election only about  six weeks away, and with radio and television already starting to fill up with noxious lying political ads, it is vitally important that voters NOT  be … Continue reading

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MY COMPELLING REASONS TO BE A PROGRESSIVE! (Part I)

Sept. 4, 2014  By Jack Jodell.   Some years ago in this blog I outlined a great many reasons why I can NOT, in good conscience, ever be a Republican. That was even before the reactionary, government-hating Tea Party hijacked … Continue reading

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