AlterNet / By Dave Johnson
6 Reasons There’s No Such Thing As Compassionate Conservatism
Conservatives worship Ayn Rand, who said it was morally wrong to help people. How’s that for compassionate?
The word is out that Republicans are attempting to rebrand themselves as compassionate conservatives (again). “Compassionate conservatism” is a term that typically comes up after Republicans have taken things to such an extreme that the country is revolted and tries to push them and their nasty ideology of greed and hate aside. George W. Bush famously resorted to using this term to campaign for president after Republicans disgraced themselves with anti-Clinton conspiracy theories, witch hunts and the unpopular impeachment.
read more; http://www.alternet.org/economy/6-reasons-theres-no-such-thing-compassionate-conservatism
RACHEL MADDOW 12/11/13
One year after Newtown: ‘We cannot give up’
Rep. Elizabeth Esty, (D) Connecticut, talks with Rachel Maddow about the fight for gun safety reform in the year since the Sandy Hook shooting tragedy.
watch video; http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/watch/we-must-not-give-up-on-gun-law-reform-88141891738
Bruce Springsteen and Melissa Etheridge – Thunder Road
DECEMBER 11, 2013
RECORD FOR WORST CONGRESS OF ALL TIME SO CLOSE BOEHNER CAN TASTE IT
POSTED BY ANDY BOROWITZ
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—With six fingers of Johnnie Walker swirling in his favorite tumbler, John Boehner speaks with the quiet assurance of a man on the brink of something big.
Just three workdays remain until Congress packs it in for 2013, and the House that Boehner presides over is about to set the record for the least productive year in its history—a quixotic goal that the tawny Ohioan set for himself when he arrived in Washington, in 1991.
“Like most of us, I came to this town hoping to make history,” he says, refilling his tumbler. “And, damn it, that’s what I’m about to do.”
Florence V. (ladyocean)
189 Fans·l’humour n ‘est parfois que colère maquillée Ste
I am currently the french huff ,where it’s “the abysmal emptiness”
Some posters,many are gone not accepting this obligation to be on FB ,in order to have the most basic right to speak(in FRANCE ,this country of moaners and arrogants lol ,no kidding with individual freedom
You don’t have understand the richness of your site ,it’s a pity that you destroy it like that
Several generations,the oldest and the most affected by this requirement FB
Try io understand it’s not in their culture ,but who brought alot in discussions with their experience
Tell me Mr MC DONALD
HOW THE FACT OF HAVING A FB MAKES PEOPLE MORE COURTEOUS AND ABLE TO BUILD A DEBATE?
Tell us the truth about this decision ,because your arguments are not credible
There must be a solution to make everyone happy and that your site returns a space where all FB or not to express their opinion,ONLY FOR THOSE WHO ARE ON YOUR SITE BEFORE THIS DECISION ,ONLY FOR US
YES YOU CAN !
GIVE ME BACK MY FRIENDS ,PLEASE MR MC DONALD
44 MINUTES AGO
This my friends,,,is the end of a era,,
Does anyone really think ,,that Tim,,or Princess HairyAnna,,or anyone are going to see the error
of their ways and back-track on all this??. I don’t think so!..It is what it is,,fk’ em
Although I and many, many people call them a$$wholes,,they are not stupid,,so there is
more to this,,that we,,more than likely,,will never know.
I searched around looking for more on this Jack,,,but there’s not much out there,,not yet
And a clickety click to you my friend!!! 😆
“Dreamboat Annie” Heart
My thoughts on Tim McDonald Director of Community, The Huffington Post.
Tim I think someone one your team has duped you good. Why didn’t anyone on your team tell you, Timmy this is folly” did someone tell you this is a great idea? If so then you have met the chest-master who will be taking over your job—Don’t hate the player, hate the game.
also to Maj and RF..I am not able to find Tim`s email…Highly appreciate if anyone would provide me with that.
Good morning, I can’t find it but I’m certain someone posted it here: https://jackholesrealm.wordpress.com/2013/12/11/on-huffpo-was-it-over-when-the-japanese-bombed-pear-harbor/
Thx..Jack…I tried back and forth this morning. I think RF would know..I ask him when I see him later..
Good morning, sweet Bebe! I found his addy elsewhere:
Email me at tim.mcdonald @ huffingtonpost .com and be sure to provide your HuffPost user name.
Best of luck.
Fantastic..lovely CG…what a scum…I need a closure..so shall write to Tim with CC to Steph…
I might not get an answer but I will give a piece of my mind.
Wait ill the weekend..see you soon.
Somehow I feel relaxed…
Saw wawe unfanning all to zero, but W is in my list of those who didnt fan me back…all 8 of them.
@wave..you do know they could find you if they wish ..;:
Hi Bebe, just out of curiosity, how do you know I am turning my fan list to zero. Where do you go to find this information ?
Actually I use the email..I log in there…and the irony is my email is in my name not a fake one..they deserve what was coming ti them.
maybe it’s the typical model of “Hey,,,I have an idea,,,what do you guys think??”
And all the dolts sitting around table nod their little pumpkin heads “We Love IT!!”
Don’t “go with the flow”,,,take a fk’ing hike!! 🙂
I’ve Seen all Good People(studio)
WAKE-UP YOU BUMS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
couple of christmasy banners for you to look at over in the bucket
Just a fly-by.
How To Wrap A Cat For Christmas:http://www.pawbonito.com/how-to-wrap-a-cat-for-christmas/
CG won’t be amused 🙂
~ahem~ (drumming fingers on table) And just what do you think the cat might have to say about this??? Hmmm???
HA! I stole another one BBS.
Lookie here, kids: an early present from Erick the Red-Faced Nazi over on his place.
“Uh, miss? He’ll have another Gin and Catatonic, please. Put it on my tab.”
G`morning Pep..we have met in the other place before…I am Gypsy, and welcome in here.
Hi, Bebe…..I’m all ragged out. Lost my avatar trying to put a new pup picture in there. I can’t crop. I don’t get it. The first one loaded no sweat. Arrrrggghh.
The last time I was over at RedState was during the Occupy Protest,,
I asked Eric “what kind of a$$whole are you to comment,,,,,blah,,,blah,,,,on,,and on
Needless to say a mod came right in the thread and BANNED me 😆 and I have have
been back!! 🙂
oops!,,,sorry,,,, “and I have never been back”
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