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Entries from October 31st, 2009

What We Have Here is a Crisis Crisis

October 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Center Ring, Politics

American media provides little useful information to its citizens about what’s really happening in America but there seems to be an ongoing narrative theme that just about everyone has grasped:  America is in complete crisis. The economy and jobs are in crisis; the environment is in crisis; state budgets are in crisis, education is in [...]

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Obama Lacks Class…Consciousness

October 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Obama, Politics, The Big Top

The burlesque that is the Democratic Party is in full view when one follows the manner in which Democrats are reforming healthcare. It’s a combination barn dance and song-and-dance. On the one hand, Democrats have to dance to their master’s tune- that is, corporate donors. That tune is invariably inimical to the interests of the [...]

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For Corned Sakes, Where’s the Beef?

October 28th, 2009 · No Comments · Wentworth and Wiggmann Wednesday

(At the counter of the local sub shop) Wiggmann: “My good man, there is a problem with this corned-beef sandwich. Counter lad: Yes sir, what’s the problem? Wiggmann; It’s not corned-beef, it is corned-turkey. Counter lad: No that’s corned beef. Our corned-turkey is corned-beef. Wiggmann: What! Are you not seeing the problem here?  Counter lad: [...]

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The Empire Smokes Crack

October 21st, 2009 · No Comments · Wentworth and Wiggmann Wednesday

Wentworth: Wiggy, I’m perusing this book, The Right Way to Know Things, and it makes some crazy-ass claims. Wiggmann: Do tell ,old egg. Wentworth: Well, it so claims that the root causes of social and political problems in America can be attributed to America’s acceptance of the gay lifestyle, a liberal media, and terrorists who [...]

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