Tag Archive: GOP

Aug 31 2012

Jon Stewart finally figures out who Mitt Romney is running against


The time-difference between southern Sweden and the southern U.S. has kept me from seeing any of the Republican National Convention live, but I have been catching bits and pieces of it online. Based on what I’ve seen and read so far, The Daily Show has come up with the most plausible explanation for the GOP’s …

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Sep 15 2010

Why Elections Matter

Here's an excellent graphic illustrating how different income groups have fared under Republican and Democratic presidents from 1948 to 2005. I think it will be very surprising to those who think GOP presidents are "better" for personal incomes. Even the super-rich do better under Democrats. Lot's of really startling information here, too. The United States …

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Oct 18 2009

When iPhone love & GOP loathing collide

Jun 02 2008

Gay marriage in a context all Republicans understand

  "Show me the money!!!" From the L.A. Times:  Gay Marriage may be a gift to California’s economy   Original Entry

Nov 12 2006

“To the left, to the left…”

I’d like to say that I spent the entire weekend basking in the glow of the cable news networks’ analysis of the spanking the GOP took in last week’s U. S. elections.  But instead Dr. Darling and I have been scrambling to complete a guidebook factcheck for a London publishing company that we occasionally freelance …

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