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Same Old Party By PAUL KRUGMAN

October 8, 2007 Op-Ed Columnist Same Old Party By PAUL KRUGMAN There have been a number of articles recently that portray President Bush as someone who strayed from the path of true conservatism. Republicans, these articles say, need to return to their roots. Well, I don’t know what true conservatism is, but while doing research…

How Many Nails are Needed to seal the GOP Coffin?

Coming off their historic loss in 2006 due entirely to the War in Iraq and the hypocrisy of Republican moral values regarding Congressman Mark Foley hitting on male teenage pages, one would think the GOP would lick their wounds and change their tunes. But sadly for them the very definition of what they are will…

Barack Obama Not Wearing Flag Lapel Pin!!

Anybody been following the “Obama flag lapel pin” controversy? It’s the one that replaced the “What is Hillary up to with her cackle?” kerfluffle. It seems Barack Obama has eschewed the venerable American flag lapel pin, vowing he would rather let his words and deeds demonstrate what a patriotic American he is, rather than a…

Conservatives Are Such Jokers – Paul Krugman

October 5, 2007Op-Ed Columnist Conservatives Are Such Jokers By PAUL KRUGMAN In 1960, John F. Kennedy, who had been shocked by the hunger he saw in West Virginia, made the fight against hunger a theme of his presidential campaign. After his election he created the modern food stamp program, which today helps millions of Americans…