Category Archives: Conservatives

Bloomberg Should Run For President. As A Republican

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to run for the Democratic presidential nomination–and he has a Kunning Plan! (boldface mine): Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire founder of a business news empire, is preparing to run for president as a Democrat, … Continue reading

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The Conservative Con Rolls On

While the left, construed very broadly, needs to keep an eye on the #Resistance grifters, they have nothing on conmen like Alex Jones (boldface mine): Kelly Jones compared Mr. Jones’s marketing to that of a televangelist, preaching to his faithful, … Continue reading

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Why Does Senator Susan Collins Hate Free Speech?

Well, at least the Roberts’ Court definition of free speech, which is to say campaign donations. Republican Senator Susan Collins isn’t happy with the online pledge effort that has raised over $1 million and would be donated to a Democratic … Continue reading

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The Invisible Light Bulb Vigilantes Are Being Routed

For a long time, a subset of Republicans have been incensed by the prospect of energy-efficient light bulbs. This became a signature issue for rightwing crank and former congresswoman Michele Bachmann: Rightwing wackaloon and Minnesota Congresswoman and possible presidential candidate … Continue reading

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McCain And Campaign Finance Reform

With the recent passing of Republican Senator John McCain, there have been many recollections, tributes, and the like. It goes without saying that his wartime service was exemplary. But he was also a politician–and I don’t mean that as a … Continue reading

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White Collar Crime, Which Hurts All Of Us, Must Be A Top Priority For Democrats

In many ways, Il Trumpe et alia are the culmination of years, if not decades, of the failure to prosecute white-collar crime–looking forward, not back, if you will (boldface mine): But America’s federal institutions are not the only ones designed … Continue reading

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Making Asbestos Great Again

While the caterwauling freakshow that is the Trump administration continues apace, they are also passing some hideous regulations–with bonus Russia action! (boldface mine): One of the most dangerous construction-related carcinogens is now legally allowed back into U.S. manufacturing under a … Continue reading

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