Category Archives: Bush

Now We’re Angry About Spying?

None of the revelations so far surrounding PRISM strike me as all that newsworthy. Our country’s leaders have had a long love affair with spying. The real question is why the sudden outrage and worry about the government abusing this power? Even … Continue reading

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Bush Lets U.S. Spy on Callers Without Courts – New York Times

See on – DidYouCheckFirst Under a presidential order signed in 2002, the National Security Agency has spied on hundreds of people inside the U.S. Greg Russak‘s insight: Quick reminder.  See on

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What and With Whom is the Tea Party So Upset?

The marginal tax rate for median income earners has been unchanged at 15% since 1987. See So what exactly is everyone – especially those in the Tea Party – so upset about, why, and with whom? Could it be … Continue reading

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American-Bred Terrorists Causing Alarm For Law Enforcement

Everyone saw the headline, right? American-Bred Terrorists Causing Alarm For Law Enforcement What do they mean, “law enforcement”???? WTF is that???? I thought we were at war!?!?? WAR ON TERROR!!!! War means the military, not law enforcement; otherwise, why would … Continue reading

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A Condensed History and Plea for a Better Future

Dateline: October 29, 1929 U.S. stock market crashes. That wouldn’t have been such a big deal for most Americans in 1929 except that unregulated banks had invested their depositor’s funds into the stock market, too, and without having to tell … Continue reading

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