Rick Santorum Attacks the Separation of Church and State

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

The ignorant (if not moronic) right wing is stirring up fears and spreading distortions about the First Amendment again. Rick Santorum, for example, has said that the separation of church and state is NOT absolute. I beg to differ and so would have Thomas Jefferson who described […]

How the GOP Will Bring About the End of Capitalism

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy The GOP gets away with a big lie! The GOP has convinced millions that the GOP is the party of smaller government coupled with smaller debts and deficits. The fact is: EVERY Democratic regime at least since World War II has presided over smaller debts and deficits […]

Get to Know the RightWing Nutjobs the GOP Prez Contenders are courting

by Reverend Manny and the Twilight Empire

With the election of 2012 now less than 18 months away, the American right wing, heartily represented by the corporate-groomed Republican party, is making sure to tap all the right wing crazies they can mobilize into the voting booth. As its about to be 18 […]

It’s Time for Rush Limgaugh to Go!

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

Free speech is not free! It is paid for with responsibility! Rush Limbaugh, however, has made a career of “…yelling fire in a crowded theater” when, in fact, there is NO fire! Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.’s decision re: Eugene Debs means that Rush has routinely exceeded […]

21st Century FBI: An Embarrassment to Justice J. Edgar Would be Proud of

by Reverend Manny and the Twilight Empire With images of dictatorial crackdown filling the internet media machine, it’s an opportune time for the American citizenry to re-examine our own nation’s vast security apparatus. While reflecting on our country’s many dark connections to Mubarak and numerous other dictators, let us also reflect on […]

Racism, Hate and The Tea Party

It’s not because I am a democrat or hold progressive views, that I believe the Tea Party is racist, hateful or hints at fascism or even Nazism. The fact is, the Tea Party, on it’s own, has exhibited these traits at events, rallies, protest and speeches. The sad and scary thing is, the […]

The Right Wing is ‘Trawling for Assassins’!

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

Radical right wingers –tea baggers et al –are accused of ‘trawling for assassins. It’s but one of several outrages now associated with the disingenuous, bigoted ‘tea bagger movement’. The idea of ‘assassinating’ a President because he is both black and Democratic threatens to finish off America as […]

Of High Treason and Economic Incompetence: The Reagan Years Revisited!

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy Ronald Reagan was already a ‘grandfather’ figure when he came to office in 1981. It may be unfair to say that he won the election with a single phrase: ‘Well….there ya’ go again!’ In retrospect, it is all that one remembers of Reagan’s empty promises and equally […]