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Amendment to strip Constitution of special protection for religious beliefs advances

PARODY Washington, D.C. (April 25, 2017) — Efforts to strip the Constitution of its religious protections moved one step closer to reality today as the Senate narrowly approved a rewriting of the First Amendment. The 68-to-32 bipartisan vote—by the required two-thirds margin–follows last month’s House approval of the same measure. No presidential action is required... Read more »

But Hillary Clinton IS polarizing, calculating, disingenuous, insincere, ambitious

Hillary Clinton’s “Super Volunteers” have issued warnings to journalists not to use certain words when writing about her.  Among them are: Polarizing Calculating Disingenuous Insincere Ambitious Inevitable Entitled Over confident Secretive Will do anything to win Represents the past Out of touch “You are on notice that we will be watching, reading, listening and protesting... Read more »

President resists tougher sanctions against Hitler

In recent speeches about “terrorism,” President Barack Obama argued that Islamic extremists are motivated by poverty, suppression and a lack of opportunity, rather than their radical Muslim views. What’s needed isn’t military action, he claimed, but social and economic reforms and outreach. PARODY: Washington, D.C., March 13, 1935–President Franklin D. Roosevelt on Monday insisted that... Read more »

Someone read the Constitution to Princeton students

When President Barack Obama attended an NCAA women’s basketball tournament game in College Park, Maryland, to cheer on his niece Leslie Robinson, who plays for Princeton, the students erupted into a chant: “Four more year! Four more years!” Would someone read the Constitution to the Princeton Students, please. For information on my award-winning historical novel,... Read more »

The 10 most annoying political cliches

There probably are hundreds that would make the cut. But here at the 10 most annoying political cliches according to an online poll for ‘Hard-working families’ ‘Let me be clear’ ‘The economic mess’ ‘Long term economic plan’ ‘Failed economic plan’ ‘The Great [insert country/state name] people’  ‘What we’ve said is’ ‘I don’t intend to... Read more »

Good questions to ask Hillary Clinton about her emails

Even though Hillary Clinton has tweeted today that she wants the “public to see her email,” there are some mighty good questions that still need to be asked and answered about her (private?, secret?) account. They come from the Sunlight Foundation, “a nonpartisan nonprofit that advocates for open government globally and uses technology to make government more... Read more »

The veto of the Keystone Pipeline by Barack Obama, the anti-science president of 'no'

President Barack Obama’s veto of the bi-partisan congressional authorization of the Keystone XL pipeline is telling, revealing him to be the anti-science president of ‘no.’ Yes, yes, I know that progressives have tried to copyright accusations of “anti-science” and the “politics of no” to be hurled exclusively at conservatives and Republicans.  But, if the shoe... Read more »

Howard Dean's right that Scott Walker's failure to finish college makes him unqualified to be president

I should know, I went to Marquette University and the same as Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, I failed to take the courses that would have qualified me to be president. As former governor Howard Dean so aptly put it, without that final year of college presidential-prep course work, Walker is unqualified to be president and... Read more »

Give it a rest, Fox News

Even for a regular watcher like me, Fox News is becoming tedious. I tuned in this morning and they were harping, as before and before that, about President Barack Obama not showing up in Paris to march with the dozens of other world leaders in support of free speech. I’m just as bothered by Obama’s... Read more »

President Barack Obama hears voices

To everyone who voted, I want you to know that I hear you. To the two-thirds of voters who chose not to participate in the process yesterday, I hear you too. That was President Barack Obama the day after the Republicans shellacked the Democrats in the mid-term elections, handling control of both the Senate and... Read more »
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