Yesterday's mental illness is today's social policy.
Neither Mitt Romney's governance of Massachusetts nor the way in which he violated party rules and used his power to silence dissent at the Republican National Convention indicates he will be a lesser evil than Obama.
A Scottish skipper has found the oldest message ever in a bottle at sea... Andrew Leaper, skipper of the Shetland fishing boat "Copious," made the discovery on April 12 when hauling in his nets in the North Sea off the coast of Shetland. He later learned that the message in bottle had been adrift for 97 years and 309 days, says Rossella Lorenzi in this article at Discovery News.
"No one can legally swear that Mr. Obama is constitutionally eligible to be president; and because the bylaws require the Democratic presidential candidate to be constitutionally eligible, there is also, therefore, no party official who can legally swear that Mr. Obama is the 'legally qualified candidate' of the Democratic Party..." For a party official to do so "would be to perjure him or herself," says Larry Klayman in this article by Bob Unruh at WND.
You can close your eyes, and wish really, really hard that the Republicans will change. This time will be different. But they won't change. You can click your heels together, chanting, "I want to go home. I want to go home." But when you sneak a peek, you'll still be in Oz. We need to change the political environment, and voting for "the lesser of two evils" is insane. They're the "equal of two evils". The Dems will bleed us financially, and the Repubs will bleed our liberty. Same destination, different paths, says Chief Instructor in this article, See? I Told You So!, at Accept The Challenge.
DNC - Everyone's welcome. Except unless you own a corporation, or if you're a hunter, a gun owner, white males. They are a bunch of gun-toting, hillbilly, Tea Partiers, that's all I have to say.
Democratic National Convention - It's likely the first time an illegal immigrant has taken the podium at a major party convention, and highlights President Obama's own stance on the issue.
Abandoned buildings in Detroit - If the city's demolition squads were able to tear down more than 3,000 buildings a year — an extraordinary number that would require dismantling at least a dozen buildings every working day — it would take Detroit 25 years to rid itself of this detritus.
Attorney General Janet Reno inaugurated the Pentagon's Law Enforcement Support Organization, through which police departments can have access to military hardware of any description on the assumption that each police department is "a