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arlene-goldbard's picture
It’s considered a little uncool these days to call out hypocrisy. The general idea is that leaders are expected to lie, and just as fish gotta swim and birds gotta fly, officials gotta claim high purpose to cover low deeds. In many circles, the exposure of faux principles is more likely to be...
g-kasten's picture
 On November 19, 2011, Republican candidates Santorum, Bachmann, Paul, Gingrich, Cain and Perry appeared at a forum on moral values in Des Moines, Iowa. Among other statements made that day was one from Newt Gingrich to the Occupy movement: "Go get a job right after you take a bath." ...
andrew-q-lam's picture
SAN FRANCISCO -- Numerologists and The History Channel, known for its occult versions of world events, will have their heyday with two digits that, when arranged in certain sequence, foretold the fortunes of America. They are 9/11, of course, and now, 99:1. The former entered American psyche like a...
bill-broder's picture
(This is the sandwich board I wore to the Occupy March in San Francisco) I am a responsible citizen who has benefited from his government for eighty years.  I am a Veteran of Foreign Wars who served as an officer during the Korean War.  My wonderful wife and I raised two children who went...
dori-hartley's picture
This past week, we got to see the media's sweeping version of Occupy, which basically read like a vignette out of the movie, "Hair." You can already imagine the orchestra warming up to present the overture for "Occupy: The Musical!" on Broadway. This is the picture that was painted for us:...