How Republican Ideology is Killing America: Example 1 Heparin

Nearly three years ago my grandfather, a veteran of World War II, a man in his early 80’s, and a man whom at the time was apparently as healthy as an ox, suddenly found himself in suburban Detroit’s Beaumont hospital on the verge of death. What happened to him is not unlike what happens to many...

Rove’s Subpoena Two-Step

Remember kids, to us mortals a Congressional subpoena, or any subpoena for that matter, isn’t something we can ignore. The choices are simple and there are really only three of them: Show up and behave, no trouble no foul. Submit a motion to quash, forcing the issuing party to show just cause why you...

Good Answer

Justice; it’s something that’s been lacking when it comes to holding this administration responsible for its actions.  What’s worse, it seems as though the game is rigged in such a way that justice may never be served. As I mentioned last week, seeing Bush and his administration face...

Bush’s Bad Neighbor

Among the many things about which Americans might be bitter today (and let’s do remember that 81% of American’s say we’re on the wrong track), one of those things is of course the mortgage crisis. Even I’m getting a little bitter about it at this point, and I rent. I’m bitter...

If It Looks Like Corruption It Probably Is

“Street Money”. Maybe it’s because I’m just a small-town Midwesterner but the only place I’ve seen this term is in relation to concert promotion. For those readers not familiar with the term, street money refers to payments made to event “volunteers” for their...

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