Posts Tagged ‘radical right’

November 1st, 2013 - 1:10 pm § in America, Environment, Politics

Elections 2014: Is Reichert vulnerable?

Is it too soon to begin thinking about getting rid of Reichert? THE Ave has suggested that the new eighth is NOT Tea Party Land.[...]

October 3rd, 2013 - 8:42 pm § in Hypocrisy

Repost of “When Hitler was nominated for the Nobel Prize”

(As we celebrate the annual approach of ) the fresh Nobel Peace Prize winners, let us remember for a minute about a great loser of the Nobel Peace Prize, too. “You probably know” – said in 1995 Gustav Hendrikssen, emeritus professor of the University of Uppsala – “that immediately after th[...]

April 1st, 2013 - 5:55 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Texas Brings Back the Pole Tax!

from Wiki:  The Twenty-fourth Amendment (Amendment XXIV) prohibits both Congress and the states from conditioning the right to vote in federal elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax. The amendment was proposed by Congress to the states on August 27, 1962, and was ratified by the s[...]

September 16th, 2012 - 1:17 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Sunday Revelations: Christopher Hitchens on Mitt Romney’s Mormonism.

Mitt Romney’s windy, worthless speech. By Christopher Hitchens|Posted Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at 5:40 PM ET Slate Mitt Romney speaks on faith in America Almost the only clever thing about Gov. Mitt Romney’s long-denied and long-delayed but obviously long-prepared “response” w[...]

August 1st, 2012 - 9:06 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Politics, Schools & Colleges

McKenna’s Education Proposal … Magical Budgeting.

My biggest disappointment is that McKenna has acted more like a promise laden Democrat than like a business promoting Republican. I  am disappointed. I had considered voting for McKenna despite the Tea Part albatross he carries.  people I trust had told me that McKenna, a UW graduate, had a sincer[...]

June 29th, 2012 - 8:17 am § in Hypocrisy

THE Ave Challenge: Where can I buy this squeeze doll?

HINT: DO NOT PURCHASE THIS MERCHANDISE UNLESS YOU ARE A MITT ROMNEY SUPPORTER But .. … click the image to go to the purchase site.[...]

June 13th, 2012 - 12:09 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

In Rove’s world, $10,000 is a small donor.

Karl Rove announces he’ll do more of the only thing he’s good at: Spending rich people’s money by Jed Lewison, Daily Kos Crossroads GPS and American Crossroads announced Wednesday they will spend a combined $4.6 million to run ads on broadcast and cable television in Missouri, Nort[...]

June 12th, 2012 - 9:03 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Obama’s lead depends on the battle of the Bayesians

Nate Silver on the 2012 Campaign Mr. Obama remains slightly ahead of Mr. Romney in most national polls, and he has had a somewhat clearer advantage in polling conducted at the state level. Mr. Obama would be about 80 percent likely to win an election held today, according to the model. However, the [...]

May 14th, 2012 - 1:08 pm § in America

BREAKING NEWS: House of Representayives Trying to Force War with Iran!

A CALL FOR HELP FROM PEACE NOW! The House is scheduled to vote tomorrow on H. Res. 568, an Iran-focused resolution that seeks to lower the bar for war, to tie the President’s hands in negotiations, and to effectively take all options, except the military option, off the table. It appears to be no [...]

May 7th, 2012 - 10:54 pm § in Jews, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Israel Avoids Election by Coalition Moving to the Left.

Last week The AVE reported that Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, had called an early election for next September. The speculation was that this would free the right-wing PM to undermine the Obama campaign, possibly by attacking Iran. Early Tuesday, just before parliament was about to vote to dis[...]