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The Only Grown-up in the Room?

The Only Grown-up in the Room?
November 9, 2013
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I have a very specific definition for someone who is an adult – a grown-up – it’s a person who …Read the Rest

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An Operatic Guide to the Tea Party Coup

An Operatic Guide to the Tea Party Coup
October 16, 2013
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Today is Dmitri Hvorostovsky’s birthday.  You may not have noticed, but I’m a baritone junkie. It all began in 1978 …Read the Rest

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What If Cruz Ruined the Tea Instead of Brewing More?

What If Cruz Ruined the Tea Instead of Brewing More?
September 28, 2013
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What happens when the majority of Republicans do not approve of what the far right tea party phonies in the …Read the Rest

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UPDATED: We Can’t Afford a Military Operation in Syria, Can We?

UPDATED:  We Can’t Afford a Military Operation in Syria, Can We?
September 1, 2013
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UPDATE:  Quite a bit of new information has surfaced just this morning.  There is no doubt we have a mess …Read the Rest

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GOP Epic March on Washington Fail

GOP Epic March on Washington Fail
August 31, 2013
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A PINK FLAMINGO DISCLAIMER:  In no way is the use of this photo, in conjunction with the GOP to be …Read the Rest

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3rd UPDATED: Are the Koch Brothers Attempting a New Mexico Take-over

3rd UPDATED:  Are the Koch Brothers Attempting a New Mexico Take-over
August 6, 2013
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BREAKING UPDATE #3:  There is a good reason the Kochs met in New Mexico over the weekend.  Apparently, they are …Read the Rest

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Laughing at Myself

Laughing at Myself
July 30, 2013
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It started off by reading an article about night-owls of which I am one.  I admit that I am one.  …Read the Rest

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Enuf With the GOP Racism Already Yet

Enuf With the GOP Racism Already Yet
July 26, 2013
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I think the last straw is a Victor Davis Hanson’s NRO column. Or, then again, it could be the vile …Read the Rest

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Part I: How the Koch Machine Is Destroying the Country

Part I:  How the Koch Machine Is Destroying the Country
June 7, 2013
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“…Like Americans for Prosperity, King Street Patriots has long asserted its work is non-partisan. King Street Patriots originally claimed it …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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Let’s Try This Again – Austerity Doesn’t Work

Let’s Try This Again – Austerity Doesn’t Work
March 4, 2013
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Once more into the breech.  It doesn’t work.  Austerity doesn’t work.  It is failing in Europe. “… Italy isn’t unique: …Read the Rest

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Them Vs. Us

Them Vs. Us
March 1, 2013
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Let’s face it, there is something rather humorous about GOP staffers on the Hill crying because they are going to …Read the Rest

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The Real Jerks Are on the Right, in the RNC & the NRA

The Real Jerks Are on the Right, in the RNC & the NRA
January 17, 2013
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What part of WELL REGULATED MILITIA is so difficult to comprehend?  Well regulated?  Looks to me like well regulated is …Read the Rest

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The Pending American Serfdom

The Pending American Serfdom
December 4, 2012
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The Pink Flamingo loves Ferragamos.  Two years ago, Christmas, I bought a pair for my mother to give me.  They …Read the Rest

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The Great Far Right GOP Character Deficit

The Great Far Right GOP Character Deficit
November 1, 2012
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For years, The Pink Flamingo has been defending liberal Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen from the vicious attacks against him, from …Read the Rest

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Will Romney’s October Surprise Backfire on the GOP?

Will Romney’s October Surprise Backfire on the GOP?
October 22, 2012
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Everyone is talking about an October Surprise.  From what The Pink Flamingo has been able to uncover, it appears that …Read the Rest

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Bitter Political Realities for Good Little Girls & Boys

Bitter Political Realities for Good Little Girls & Boys
October 20, 2012
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It’s almost over, boys and girls, and ready to begin again.  In the perpetual quest for the White House, Rand …Read the Rest

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How Bad Is It Going to Be?

How Bad Is It Going to Be?
August 23, 2012
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“…”Mr. President, take your campaign of division and anger and hate back to Chicago,” Romney said while campaigning in Ohio….” …Read the Rest

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Is It Okay for Glenn Beck Fan to Kill a Cop, But….?

Is It Okay for Glenn Beck Fan to Kill a Cop, But….?
August 16, 2012
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Evidently there are some cold blooded, insane shooters who are worse than others. From the way the right reacted to …Read the Rest

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Stick a Fork in the GOP, Mitt Has Done Us In

Stick a Fork in the GOP, Mitt Has Done Us In
August 11, 2012
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“…I’ve seen ads that were more inflammatory than this one, and ads that were in various ways more reprehensible than …Read the Rest

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Another Fine Lie the Far Right Has Told…

Another Fine Lie the Far Right Has Told…
August 6, 2012
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What happened to shame,  honor and trying to be factually honest?  It has reached the point where not only does …Read the Rest

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Bachmann’s Conservative Defenders Destroying the US Constitution

Bachmann’s Conservative Defenders Destroying the US Constitution
July 31, 2012
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Michele Bachmann isn’t smart enough to do this on her own.  Makes you wonder who is helping her and why?  …Read the Rest

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How I Missed the Whole Chick-Fil-A Stupidity

How I Missed the Whole Chick-Fil-A Stupidity
July 29, 2012
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The Pink Flamingo would like to go on record that, never in my life have I eaten at Chick-Fil-A.  I …Read the Rest

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The Cowards of the Congress

The Cowards of the Congress
July 2, 2012
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For Republicans in the House and the Senate is is now the best of times and it is the worst …Read the Rest

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Hey Big Spender (or) All the GOP’s Prostitutes

Hey Big Spender (or) All the GOP’s Prostitutes
June 6, 2012
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This is dedicated to Karl Rove, Mitt Romney, Reince Priebus, and all those lovely Republicans who are just looking for …Read the Rest

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When Do We Stand Up for the US?

When Do We Stand Up for the US?
June 5, 2012
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“Republicans don’t want a good economy right now.  They are hoping for a bad economy in order to beat Obama …Read the Rest

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Could We Be Wrong About Economics?

Could We Be Wrong About Economics?
June 4, 2012
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There comes a time in every person’s live when one must face some very nasty facts.  It happens when you …Read the Rest

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The “IF” Test

The “IF” Test
May 6, 2012
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My very favorite poem of all time is If, by Rudyard Kipling.  I have a tendency to judge people by …Read the Rest

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I Wish I Were Not “Conservative”

I Wish I Were Not “Conservative”
January 4, 2012
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I am a Republican.  My values are conservative, in fact I even watch the right shows on television, but I …Read the Rest

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Pathetically Tone Deaf

Pathetically Tone Deaf
December 21, 2011
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The Republicans in the House are so pathetically tone deaf they are killing our chances of retaining the House in …Read the Rest

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