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An Unholy Alliance: Rick Santorum, Nazis, and the Politics of Fear

By at March 5, 2012 | 7:01 am | 1 Comments

An Unholy Alliance: Rick Santorum, Nazis, and the Politics of Fear

We live in an era when making outrageous accusations enhances your chances of becoming President of the Unites States of America. Perhaps it shouldn’t be surprising that Holocaust denial or engaging in Jewish conspiracy theories propels you onto 60 Minutes, Fox News  or the “Jerry Springer Show.” But far more dangerous than anti-Semites or neo-Nazis […]

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Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Rick Santorum

By at February 28, 2012 | 10:51 am | 2 Comments

Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Rick Santorum

10) Will balance the ticket with Christine O’Donnell. 9) Compulsory military service for straight liberals. 8) Koch brothers will manage social security. 7) Vouchers for underprivileged rich kids. 6) Plans to water board John McCain. 5) Least crazy of the bunch. 4) Can pronounce nuclear. 3) Wants his own plane. 2) Has a yen for […]

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The PAC Side of Rick Santorum: Meet Rick’s Political Husband

By at February 20, 2012 | 7:01 am | 1 Comments

The PAC Side of Rick Santorum: Meet Rick’s Political Husband

Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum has endeared himself to social conservatives and voters seeking ideological purity, while at the same time fueling his political ambitions with contributions from the purveyors of moral decay – the tobacco and alcohol industries, and Wall Street banks. How does he do it? Where’s the outrage from the Moral Majority? […]

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CNN’s Debate Debacle

By at June 14, 2011 | 1:16 pm | 694 Comments

CNN’s Debate Debacle

Last night CNN gave me an experience I never knew I needed; through the magic of technology and some overzealous producers, we witnessed what a debate would look like if run by a college senior with ADD and access to way too much technology.  In two hours CNN reduced political discourse in this country to […]

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[Insert Name Here] 2012!

By at June 7, 2011 | 3:29 pm | 1 Comments

[Insert Name Here] 2012!

Yesterday the GOP field got a little bigger, officially, as former Sen. Rick Santorum entered the race.  His entry prompted many to ask the “does he have a shot?” question – a question that is at best a silly conceit to answer some seven months before primary season and 17 months before a general election. […]

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Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Rick Santorum

By at June 7, 2011 | 12:45 pm | 77 Comments

Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Rick Santorum

10) Wants his own plane. 9) Can pronounce nuclear. 8) Needs health care. 7) Plans to water board John McCain. 6) Has a yen for the job. 5) He’s the least crazy of the bunch. 4) Will balance the ticket with Christine O’Donnell. 3) Vouchers for underprivileged rich kids. 2) Koch brothers will manage social […]

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