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I am a Musician, political Junkie, Father, Husband, who cares very much about the United States of America and what is being done to the Ideals and citizens of this great Nation.
I want to restore the Constitution and the Bill of Rights to what the founders of this nation intended to protect us from.
I was born in Niagara Falls, N.Y. and I now reside in Florida. I am tired of the media being manipulated by Faux News and right wing propaganda that leading our Democracy into the moral and financial abyss.
I want the American people to wake up and take back this country to restore it to be a beacon of freedom and liberty to the world again.
The State of the Union 2011
Even though with both the left and right criticizing Obama he still has accomplished a lot and I believe he will do even more as we begin the second half of his first term. I wanted to vent in angry indignation in my writing how I was not satisfied with the progression of change but as I researched my point of view I have found that Obama hasn't done so bad after all.
Saturday, April 3, 2010
The Federal Reserve, Zombie Banks, and Other Monsters We Need to Kill (2 comments)
Well apparently Bloomberg News has given us another reason to get rid of the Federal Reserve. Lost in all the noise surrounding the "The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" we have some news on financial reform. On March 19, Bloomberg won its lawsuit against the Federal Reserve for information that could expose which "too big to fail" banks in the United States are zombie banks not dead just merely rotting.
Monday, February 22, 2010
Let's form a Red, White, and Blue Party (1 comments)
There is a lot of trash talk from the Right and Left sides these days. From the liberal blogs to the Glenn Limbaugh's. The problem with politics in AmeriKa today is that there is the Red party and the Blue party but there doesn't seem to be a Red, White, and Blue party.
Friday, January 29, 2010
The Best Way to House the Haitian Earthquake Refugees
We have a humanitarian disaster bigger than the one already occurring on the ground in Haiti. When the rainy season comes, with all the tropical storms and hurricanes that come plowing through this area every summer, we can count on a disaster that could dwarf the death toll from this earthquake.
Thursday, January 7, 2010
Screw you Mr. Potter... And BoA Too! (3 comments)
"I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take this anymore" was the anthem in the 1976 film Network. I'm going to make this my anthem and do something to take my two cents out of the coffers of the to big to fail bankers we just bailed out who have controlled the financial policies of this country since the Reagan years.
The Real Reason Your Gas Prices Are Rising (4 comments)
So let's tar and feather those nasty oil company executives for taking advantage of us poor working stiffs. But wait, it's not the oil companies pulling a fast one, it's the Wall Street speculators, some of the recipients of billions of dollars in taxpayers' bailout money.
Thursday, March 5, 2009
Enough is enough stop the bailouts and start the Nationalization
Here we go again more bad news from A.I.G. For the last 30 years both the Democrats and Republicans gutted the basic laws and enforcement i.e.: financial regulations, anti-trust prosecutions that prevented financial institutions from becoming as we have been told "too big to fail" and David Sirota said in his latest column If It's Too Big to Fail, It's Too Big to Be Private.
Monday, January 19, 2009
Peace and Liberty Through Intelligence, Strength and Integrity (2 comments)
Today we stand on the verge of a total change in philosophy of how our federal government will behave nationally and internationally. I believe that we have elected a new leader in Barack Obama, who possesses the intelligence, strength and integrity to bring Peace and Liberty
Wasteful Abuse of the Taxpayer Bailout Funds
Where is the outrage? Have we been lulled into a trance by the victory of Barack Obama for priesident? Something must be done immediately.
I urge all citizens to begin calling and writing their representatives and demand accountability and transparency to this massive public bailout of the private sector.
Thursday, November 6, 2008
Now let's see if Obama can unite a country in serious fiscal trouble. (2 comments)
America faces several serious fiscal challenges. Deficits are running rampant, the economy has weakened, Social Security is unsound and Medicare health care spending is growing and will continue to put immense pressure on the budget. Borrowing by the federal government will reach unsustainable levels soon. The tax policy will need a major overhaul and Obama and congress will have to take steps to confront these issues.
Saturday, November 1, 2008
The Real America for Lipstick Wearing Pitbulls (1 comments)
You know what gets me angry? It's watching Sarah Palin talk about how she is a real American. By her definition myself and more than half of the country must be fake Americans.
Tuesday, October 7, 2008
Spotlight on McCain-Palin Associations
The Republican's will be getting the blame of this economic crisis we are in by the independent voters this election. The only way that they can take the conversation from the issues that face the Nation like the war, health care, social security, and the economy, is by changing the subject.
Thursday, September 25, 2008
Who's to Blame For The Wall Street Crisis? We All Are. (3 comments)
This financial crisis is not rocket science. It's just like the obesity crisis. It ain't the good carb bad carb, the good fats bad fats, it's the calories stupid. If you eat more than you burn you get fat period.
Thursday, September 18, 2008
McCain / Palin A Bridge to the 19th Century the Real Bridge to Nowhere
We have to look at our energy policies with future generations in mind. The Bush / Cheney administration has bankrupted this country. They did nothing to address America's dependence on foreign oil. Their reckless spending, preemptive war, and war profiteering by the friends of this administration, has put America in debt so far who knows how long it will take to recover.
Thursday, September 11, 2008
Obama Fight Back Pleeeeease.!!!!!
They are swiftboating Obama and if he and Biden don't stop using the rope a dope tactic like Mohammed Ali did to wear-out his opponents, they will get KO'd just like Kerry and they will be left in November scratching their heads and saying, are the American people really that blind.
Who Says Bush Isn't A Socialist (10 comments)
Last weekend Henry Paulson the Treasury Secretary appointed by Bush and the former head of the Goldman Sachs investment house announced that Bush /Cheney would ask congress to bail out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Friday, July 11, 2008
Open Letter to Senator Obama (1 comments)
With friends like these who needs enemies? Senator Obama have you been taken over by the body snatcher pod of Bill Clinton.
Friday, June 20, 2008
I am ashamed of 293 Members of Congress (5 comments)
Another dark day in history as the Democrats or there new name should be the Fraidycrats cower in fear and give W and Dick what they want, immunity to the giant corporations of the telecom industry for illegally spying on Americans
In February 2008 the House of Representatives did its job and rejected the Bush / Cheney FISA "reform" proposals there by protecting our Constitution but now the Senate is getting ready to give W's pals in the Telecom immunity for breaking the law.
Friday, June 6, 2008
Stop Big Media from dismantling media ownership limits.
The Senate who once in a while gets some thing right, has passed a bipartisan resolution of disapproval that would nullify the Bush appointed FCC's attempt to stop diversity in media ownership by dismantling longstanding media ownership limits
Friday, May 16, 2008
George Bush can't even spell appeasement (3 comments)
It seems that the sorry excuse of a president, George W can go over to Israel and label democrats as in favor of appeasement of terrorists. For the first time, I somewhat agree with the Neanderthal in the White House.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Just how relevant is Reverend Wright.
am so sick the media attention to the newest star Huckster Rev. Jeremiah Wright. Just how relevant to fixing this country problems is Reverend Wright. The great so called God fearing Black crusader who now is going to exploit this rift with Obama to peddle his upcoming book no one would have read until now.
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
The Senate FISA Bill is coming up soon contact you Senators and tell them you want accountability. (1 comments)
Last month the fear monger who still illegally occupies the White House, tried to bluff his way into getting the House to grant immunity to the Telecom industry for illegally spying on American citizens./
Enough of you patriots out there said enough is enough and told your congressmen to stand up and protect the 4th Amendment to the Constitution. You told them that we want protection from the government spying.
Thursday, April 3, 2008
Does America have long to remain a democracy?
We have let the politicians dismantle the Constitution. They have broken the antitrust laws that Teddy Roosevelt put in place to protect us, and now we have the oil companies making the energy policies and the 6 giant media corporations controlling the information we receive on the main stream sources
Tuesday, February 26, 2008
OBAMA still isn't a Muslim!! (3 comments)
I was on my gig on Saturday night playing the blues in a bar. The regular bunch of guys and dolls are in the audience and on the break somehow the talk turned to politics. Low and behold I get from to reasonably normal and intelligent people to Ditto head dummies. From the Coultergeist calling Barack H. Obama "B Hussein Obama" to coworkers emailing Obama the Muslim pictures and stories linking him with al-Queda.
Join the Neo-Convicts at Freedoms Watch and get fascinating emails.
This email is from a Neo-Convict group called Freedoms Watch and maybe the name of this group should be called Watch Freedoms Disappear. We can expect the same type of horse crap from this group as you saw in 2004 from the Swift Boaters for Truth in the 2004 election.
Are We In the Twilight of the Great America
George W Bush has opened the flood gates of ruin on this once great nation. While still powerful unless we do an about face in the next presidency we will be mirroring the decline of the British Empire.
Saturday, November 17, 2007
The most recent FISA bill
The most recent FISA bill is an affront to the rule of law that the founders of this great nation wanted to protect us from.
These guys are starting to P!$$ ME OFF
We have King George W Bush and Dick "Tator" Cheney on the Tube wanting to start WWIII. Where are the Democrats or should we name the Pelosi / Reid end of the party the Fraiddycrats.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
"We have met the enemy and he is us." Pogo
Today is a day that the American people should mark on their calendars as the day the terrorists won. On this day October 17, 2006 Mr. Bush signed the Military Commission Act of 2006. In this horrible piece of legislation, the right of habeas corpus was affectively stripped from the U.S. Constitution.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007
The Neo-Convicts keep up the call to arms to attack IRAN. (1 comments)
The way to handle Iran is through containment and deterrence. Some say containment is unpredictable and risky, but after dealing with this administrations disastrous occupation of Iraq, look at the unintended, uncontrollable consequences of this war, is it wise to start another preventive war with the logically challenged planners of this Iraq war.
American democracy is in terrible trouble (1 comments)
Two bills were introduced yesterday to fix the Protect America Act but only the FISA Modernization Bill introduced by Rush Holt, will fix the Protect America Act
Monday, October 8, 2007
When will congress read the Constitution? (1 comments)
With all the saber rattling toward Iran and the talk of an air strike against Iran it seems that another war is inevitable, but wait is there an answer?
Freedoms Watch The new Swift Boat Veterans for Truth (2 comments)
We have a new noise machine coming out just in time for the 2008 elections. This neo-convict organization that is run and supported by the former Bushites. The Washington Post lists the following members and donors for this fear mongering spin machine.
Bradley A. Blakeman (president, a former deputy assistant to George W. Bush).
Ari Fleischer (board member, f