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Founder of service reportedly used by Edward Snowden said he would not be complicit in 'crimes against the American people' Read more...
President Barack Obama said in his weekly address on Saturday urged House Republicans to extend the middle class income tax cuts for 98% of Americans and 97% of small businesses without delay, and made clear that a balanced approach to deficit reduction means that they -- and we all know this means John Boehner -- must agree to ask the wealthiest Americans to pay higher tax rates. Read more...
TGIF! Today is Friday, May 18th, 2012, and there still hasn't been even one banker jailed for the economic and foreclosure crisis in the United States. Read more...
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisc), a tea party favorite, insulted minimum wage workers at a recent constituent event, saying that "when you’re a good worker you don’t stay at minimum wage for long." Johnson has a strong record supporting the one Read more...
David Gregory once again bows to his corporate masters and right-wing political bent when he asks candidates Mark Kirk and Alexi Giannoulias whether they would reduce the deficit by cutting "runaway programs" like Medicare and Social Security. Read more...

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That Americans' trust in government has plummeted to near-record lows isn't a surprise. After all, as the Pew Research Center documented, distrust o Read more...
A Poetic Justice pays tribute to Congresswoman Tubbs Jones... Mock, Paper, Scissors: Reason for running. Beggars can be Choosers: Trust me, this is Read more...
Amygdala: Always trust your government. Just don't trust anyone else's The Reality-Based Community: Grampa McCain on net neutrality: NO The Pump Han Read more...
[media id=4454] [media id=4455] (h/t Heather and Mark H.) What if we had a weapon that could control, subdue and or disperse crowds without causing Read more...
Courtesy of The Democratic Party. And Rachel Maddow has an SOTU game, and you'd best arrange a cab ahead of time... UPDATE: John Amato: Bush said Read more...