This conversation took place 5 years ago:It seems as though it might have taken place this morning.
One of the memes that Steve Bannon used while campaigning for Roy Moore was:
"They can't come down here (from Washington) and tell us/you what to do!
So here's my question for today:
Why is it that people who can't (don't or won't) think for themselves react the most vocally and the most vehemently against being told what to do?
The editorial board of The Birmingham News has described Jones as a "moderate Democrat." Former Alabama Democratic Party chair Giles Perkins described Jones as "a moderate, middle-of-the-road guy." Describing his own views, Jones said that “If you look at the positions I've got on health care, if you look…
When is enough, enough?
Although this video is slightly dated, it is the essence of the single most important question/issue of our time.
We are at the end of Trump’s first year in office and despite all that has been reported about him, his policies, plans, persona, and fitness, 35% of the voting public have been virtually unshakeable in their support of an individual who by all standards should never have been elected president and by current measure of political and social turns of events should be forced…Continue
No questions or answers...
No harm and no fouls...
Just checking on heads and or noses...
The Russians have led Trump to believe that he is a key player, a central figure, in their government sponsored network of international criminals.
His primary, if not sole, purpose now is to create diversion and distraction sufficient to draw attention away from the nefarious plots and schemes that revolve around the vast sums of money that Vladimir Putin and his coconspirators are stealing from the Russian prople.
The tactic is to cause a destabilization of the…
Way back when, I said that the first people Trump screws will be the people who made it possible for him to do so.
The "forgotten and neglected" white working class people who supported and voted for Trump are now taking to the streets in protest of the tax legislation proposed by the GOP that will literally kill people if passed. ..
It's part of the calculus of the quid pro quo of racism in politics :…Continue
Although I would disagree with some aspects of this conversation, it is very much on point and on message. Quite consistent with the intent and purpose of the post:
Barack and Michelle Obama's daughter is enjoying college life with a ... outside the Yale Bowl in New Haven, Connecticut,…Continue
The media has shown itself to be woefully inadequate re its constitutionally protected role as watchdog and reporters of abuses of authority and power, malfeasance re fiduciary respoonsiblities and obligations, and betrayals of the public's trust. .
In a word, the performance of the media to date has been 'shameful'.
...But it is something to think about....
Depending on the jurisdiction, legal age of consent to sexual activity and/or sexual intercourse ranges from 16 to 18 years old. In some places, civil and criminal laws within the same state conflict with each other.
In Alabama, an individual 19 years old or older who has sexual contact with someone who is younger than 16 but older than 12 has committed sexual abuse.
Individuals aged 15 or younger in Alabama are…
MSNBC Commentators discuss the GOP Tax Plan: