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Why Humans Must Explore Space

Why Humans Must Explore Space
July 20, 2013
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Have you ever stopped to consider what might happen in space exploration if the Koch Machine had money riding on …Read the Rest

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The Right & Wrong, Good Vs Evil Smell Test

The Right & Wrong, Good Vs Evil Smell Test
July 19, 2013
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In the state of Florida a black woman who fired a warning shot at her the man who was abusing …Read the Rest

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First There Was Sharknado, Now There Is Kochnado

First There Was Sharknado, Now There Is Kochnado
July 18, 2013
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STOP THE PRESSES!  Erick Erickson has endorsed Liz Cheney!Be still my beating heart.  This is huge, impressive nepotism at its …Read the Rest

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David Brooks’ View of the Wild West Is (well) Stupid

David Brooks’ View of the Wild West Is (well) Stupid
July 17, 2013
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David Brooks had a recent article about the decline of the male.  It makes no sense at all.  Rather than …Read the Rest

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The World According to Koch

The World According to Koch
July 12, 2013
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Maybe Charles Koch might not need to spend his hard earned billions lobbying against the minimum wage.  Wages are rapidly …Read the Rest

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The Greatest Nation on Earth Canard

The Greatest Nation on Earth Canard
July 3, 2013
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The other day I saw a commercial for Larry the Cable Guy’s reality show.  In it he calls the “US …Read the Rest

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The World According to ALEC

The World According to ALEC
June 24, 2013
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The Pink Flamingo began listening to Rush Limbaugh during the late winter of 1993 when his television show first premiered.  …Read the Rest

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When Dumb Morphs Into Supid

When Dumb Morphs Into Supid
June 19, 2013
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Did you know that abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy are extremely rare, only 1.3 percent of all abortions?  Most …Read the Rest

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The Ring from Bain Is Just Another Pain

The Ring from Bain Is Just Another Pain
June 18, 2013
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On Monday, Barack Obama and Vladimir Putkin extended the Nunn-Lugar Agreement. Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin met privately in Northern …Read the Rest

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Hating the Impoverished

Hating the Impoverished
June 5, 2013
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As Christians, we are told that what we do to the least among us, we do for Christ.  The problem …Read the Rest

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The Fools on the Hill

The Fools on the Hill
June 4, 2013
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(With Apologies to John Lennon and Sir Paul McCartney) Day after day, Alone on a hill, The man with the …Read the Rest

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More Tea Party Genius Moments

More Tea Party Genius Moments
June 3, 2013
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The Tea Party extremists seem to think they know all about this country, what makes it tick, and how it …Read the Rest

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The Rise of the American Oligarchs

The Rise of the American Oligarchs
May 15, 2013
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What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit their very self?  Luke …Read the Rest

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Alzheimer’s, Compassion, and Brain Dead Stupidity

Alzheimer’s, Compassion, and Brain Dead Stupidity
May 5, 2013
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Life is a funny thing.  Just when you think everything is going great, something happens and destroys that illusion.  This …Read the Rest

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A Societal Tipping Point or Just Plain Batsh*t Crazy?

A Societal Tipping Point or Just Plain Batsh*t Crazy?
May 4, 2013
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In Roxbury, Mass, Orchard Gardens School was one of the worst.  It was violent.  The kids were horrors.  They  had …Read the Rest

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The Great Man Re-Emerges (It’s About Time)

The Great Man Re-Emerges (It’s About Time)
April 24, 2013
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Ask anyone who follows politics in this country and they will tell you, if they are honest, that they have …Read the Rest

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One More Time – Yet Again – Austerity Doesn’t Work

One More Time – Yet Again – Austerity Doesn’t Work
April 21, 2013
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How’s that austerity thing working out for you? People are losing jobs Retail sales are plunging Our military is being …Read the Rest

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What If That Far Right, Libertarian Economic Model Was Wrong?

What If That Far Right, Libertarian Economic Model Was Wrong?
April 18, 2013
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The GOP based their economic theory of austerity on the ‘excel error that destroyed the world‘. Once again, Paul Krugman …Read the Rest

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PART II: The Reality of the Really Nasty “Christian” Right

PART II: The Reality of the Really Nasty “Christian” Right
April 13, 2013
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“…”MSNBC’s Martin Bashir suggested that Republican senators need to have a member of their families killed for them to support …Read the Rest

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PART I: The Reality of the Really Nasty “Christian” Right

PART I: The Reality of the Really Nasty “Christian” Right
April 12, 2013
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“…”MSNBC’s Martin Bashir suggested that Republican senators need to have a member of their families killed for them to support …Read the Rest

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The Great Big Libertarian Fail

The Great Big Libertarian Fail
April 11, 2013
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The Pink Flamingo can’t figure out why the First Congressional District in South Carolina nominated disgraced former governor, Mark Sanford …Read the Rest

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The GOP Betrays Its Legacy of National Security

The GOP Betrays Its Legacy of National Security
April 10, 2013
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I guess The Pink Flamingo won’t be seeing anything really cool like the Thunderbirds any time soon.  Last year, I …Read the Rest

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PART III: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation

PART III: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation
April 9, 2013
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When a political pendulum swings one way, and then the other, things happen.  The libertarian, hard, Randian right has basically …Read the Rest

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PART II: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation

PART II: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation
April 8, 2013
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If you are a student of history, as is The Pink Flamingo, then you are familiar with the pendulum swings …Read the Rest

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PART I: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation

PART I: The Great GOP Experiment with Creating a Future Socialist Nation
April 7, 2013
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Like the vast majority of Americans, these past few years, The Pink Flamingo has been dealing with a major financial …Read the Rest

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An Ayn Rand World?

An Ayn Rand World?
March 30, 2013
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Strange how libertarians view freedom.  They see it only from their own version of the world. For the libertarian and …Read the Rest

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Does the GOP Have Something Against Jobs?

Does the GOP Have Something Against Jobs?
March 27, 2013
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Once upon a time, the GOP was the party of jobs.  It was all about creating good, well paying jobs, …Read the Rest

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The Tea Party Lie about the Economy

The Tea Party Lie about the Economy
March 22, 2013
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They are bullies.  Their numbers are fake, but that really doesn’t matter.  The average Republican office holder is so out …Read the Rest

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Why Conservative Resentment Matters

Why Conservative Resentment Matters
March 18, 2013
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The Daily Beast had an interesting headline:  The Peddlers of Resentment.  On the surface, it is entirely accurate, below the …Read the Rest

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No Far Right Radical Groups?

No Far Right Radical Groups?
March 16, 2013
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On Friday, at the increasingly insane gathering known as CPAC (it was once an honorable institution) the far right managed …Read the Rest

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