Author Archives: Peaceful Patriot

About Peaceful Patriot

Proud middle class husband, father, and progressive liberal. Registered Non-Partisan but have much more in common with Democrats than Republicans. Consider Libertarians to be immature and underdeveloped in their understanding of reality. An atheist who doesn't care what you believe so long as you stop pretending the Founding Fathers intended for you to legislatively force your beliefs on everyone else. Laughs out loud in mocking disdain at the abject lunacy of birthers, climate science deniers, and hard core tea partiers. If that offends you, too bad. You're not rational and have no place at the adult table.

Suggesting #Hillary drop out if #Bernie wins CA is preposterous

Don’t you just love this sort of click-bait, faux journalism? Ok, it’s actually a blog post, so I guess it can side-step the literal definition of the word journalism. That, and it’s HuffPo, so liberal doses of skepticism-salt are ok … Continue reading

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What “Independents” don’t seem to want to accept

This got me thinking today. “Do you really think independents give a damn about the party?” That’s an interesting question on a couple of levels. The one I’ll address here is how the question can easily be turned around. Do … Continue reading

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Candidates’ spending on media and the Election-Industrial Complex

Where does all the money in politics go, you ask??? Thanks to OnTheMedia by way of BestOfTheLeft, we now know that, like the Military-Industrial Complex, there’s an Election-Industrial Complex. They don’t give a shit who wins so long as they … Continue reading

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Bernie or Busters: Are you prepared to own it?

I admire the passion of Bernie or Busters, but I don’t think that they’re being very strategic or very pragmatic. What I think they’re being is ideological. This friendly criticism is coming from a guy who had been registered Non-Partisan … Continue reading

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