Friday, April 26, 2013

Poll after poll is making it clear that supporting gun safety legislation is a political winner.

NRA vs. America

Metaphorically speaking, the gun fight has just started: Think 2014.

According to Quinnipiac's latest poll, Sen. Pat Toomey has his highest approval rating ever—and a big part of the reason is his support for gun safety legislation including background checks.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Secret Tape: Top GOP Consultant Luntz Calls Limbaugh "Problematic"

If you need any further proof that the Conservative Entertainment Complex is wrecking havoc on the GOP brand, read the following story:

Frank Luntz, the media-friendly Republican consultant and word wiz, told a group of college students this week that Rush Limbaugh and right-wing talk radio are "problematic" for the GOP and partly responsible for the stark polarization within the nation's political discourse. He only dared to speak so candidly about Limbaugh and other conservative hosts off the record. A secretly recorded video, though, captured Luntz's remark.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The Texas fertilizer plant explosion cannot be forgotten

Have you reached Boston Marathon Bombing media fatigue yet?

The corporate owned media seems to be milking BMB -- blanket wall-to-wall coverage --for all that it's worth and ignoring other stories.

Tragic and sad as the BMB was, my god there are other news worthy stories that need more coverage.

Dare I say, MSNBC, FOX, CNN have provided scant coverage, at best, to the Texas fertilizer plant explosion.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

UK Journalist Asks “Why Does America Lose Its Head Over ‘Terror’ But Ignore Its Daily Gun Deaths?”

In the aftermath of the tragic events in Boston and in the Washington DC congress, the inconsistency of our double standard response to so-called foreign influenced terror and the more potent domestic terrorism is glaring. It sticks out like, stating you are a free country while holding slaves.

 Thus it is completely legitimate to ask:

“Why Does America Lose Its Head Over ‘Terror’ But Ignore Its Daily Gun Deaths?”