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Today’s Quotes: Romney the Smiling Sociopath

“According to several on-the-record classmates, Romney led a posse of boys to pin down a presumptively gay student, John Lauber, and Romney snipped off his bleached blond hair while Lauber cried and screamed for help.” – From “Mitt Romney’s ‘cruel … Continue reading

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More On the Luntz Morons

Frank Luntz has made a fortune ‘redefining’ common terms in order to push the neoconservative Republicon agenda to low-info middle and working class voters so that they will vote against their own best interests. So far, he’s been successful, but … Continue reading

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Matt Taibbi: 5 Things Wall Street Protesters Should Demand of the 1%

Matt Taibbi: 5 Things Wall Street Protesters Should Demand of the 1% Lauren Kelley AlterNet, Oct. 13, 2011 Matt Taibbi writes in Rolling Stone that “the [Occupy Wall Street] movement’s basic strategy – to build numbers and stay in the … Continue reading

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GOP’s War on the Poor Will Backfire…

…says Jeff Madrick of the Roosevelt Institute. This could be true, if the news gets out that the ‘no tax increases’ party is fine with a payroll tax increase for workers earning under $106,000 a year. (If you make $50,000, … Continue reading

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