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The Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Turley- “Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What That Would Take”: Rewrite The U.S. Constitution?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: The Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Turley- “Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What That Would Take”: Rewrite The U.S. Constitution? The problem that Social Democrats have in America, the so-called Bernie … Continue reading

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Prager U: Adam Carolla- Who Not to Vote For

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I agree with Adam Carolla’s point about the politician who says they’ll fight for you, but I think there’s a bigger problem in American politics. Actually its like a huge … Continue reading

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Meg Rifter: George Carlin: Maybe it’s Not The Politicians Who Suck?

Source: Meg Rifter: George Carlin: Maybe it’s Not The Politicians Who Suck? I partially agree with George Carlin on this. Our politicians actually do suck in way too many cases. I think that is obvious when you have a Congress … Continue reading

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Keppler Speakers: Senator Bob Dole Shares Great Political Wit

Source: Keppler Speakers: Senator Bob Dole Shares Great Political Wit Bob Dole, follows the oldest rule in the book, that he perhaps wrote himself, or had his good friend Strom Thurmond right for him. “Never take yourself too seriously.” The … Continue reading

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University of California Television: An Evening with Christopher Buckley 2009: Interviewed by Dean Nelson

Source: University of California Television: An Evening with Christopher Buckley 2009: Interviewed by Dean Nelson I like Chris Buckley’s line saying that it is unfair for satirists, because they are now in competition with USA Today. Applying that a lot … Continue reading

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The Real Strategy: Opinion: Christopher Kemmett: Real Retards Vote- Why you Don’t Want to Stop Them: The Case For Educated Voters

Source: The Real Strategy: Opinion: Christopher Kemmett: Real Retards Vote- Why you Don’t Want to Stop Them: The Case For Educated Voters When I saw this post on The Real Strategy a blog I’ll admit I’m not that familiar with, … Continue reading

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Brookings: William A. Galston & E.J. Dionne- “The Case For Universal Voting: Why Making Voting a Duty Would Enhance Our Elections and Improve Our Government”: More Big Government Won’t Equal Better American Politics 

“William Galston and E.J. Dionne, Jr. make the case for universal voting – a new electoral system in which voting would be regarded as a required, civic duty. They argue that universal voting would enhance the legitimacy of our governing institutions, … Continue reading

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