Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Diary

Giants in the Land and Animal Analogies

By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Robert Cogan     Permalink    (# of views)   1 comment

Related Topic(s): ; , Add Tags
Add to My Group(s)

Funny 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H4 6/12/17

Author 7783
Become a Fan
  (3 fans)
- Advertisement -

From opednews.com: File:Abraham Lincoln by Alexander Helser, 1860-crop.
File:Abraham Lincoln by Alexander Helser, 1860-crop.jpg ...523 -- 656 - 147k - jpg
(Image by commons.wikimedia.org)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

Once there were Republican giants in the land: before and during the Civil War -- Lincoln and Senator Charles Sumner (who was nearly beaten to death on the floor of the Senate by South Carolina Democrat Preston Brooks.) When in the early 50's would-be Usurper Senator Joe McCarthy fomented hysteria against even our army Republican Senator Ralph Flanders stood up against him. Portraits in courage during the Watergate era included people like Republican Representatives like Caldwell Butler, Lawrence Hogan, Senator Howard Baker, Attorney Eliot Richardson, and even the tough, plodding Judge John Sirica. Other than John McCain, I don't see any moral fiber among current Republicans.

Was northwestern PA's Representative the "Honorable" Glenn Thompson raised by wolves? It's evident from the Erie Times article "Thompson: Trump doing 'great job'" (ETN 6/4/17) that he chooses to hunt with the pack, "The 217 Grim Reapers" who passed the Republican health care act. Its' the pack headed by the alpha dog, Usurper Trump, has -- been V.P. candidate Paul Ryan and the millionaire car dealer from Butler (Mike Kelly.)

- Advertisement -

Or maybe they are a pack of snakes. But what kind are these Pubic Serpents: vipers or elapids? Antivenom treatments differ, if any gets to the victim(s) soon enough. You poorest aren't going to get there in time, even if the snakes were death adders.

From opednews.com: File:Albino burmese pythons.
File:Albino burmese pythons.jpg - Wikimedia Commons600 -- 480 - 82k - jpg
(Image by commons.wikimedia.org)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

- Advertisement -

 

- Advertisement -

Funny 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

I could be Bernie Sanders older brother by similarity. I was born in Manhattan, 1940, he, about a year later, in Brooklyn. I too am a white male American. A retired college professor of philosophy. We both were born of Jewish parents. I was (more...)
 

Robert Cogan Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

Please Donate

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)