Speculation

Sen. Bernie Sanders continues to be one of the stand-up guys in the Senate with telling it straight when it comes to the fact that Social Security does not add a dime to our deficit and that if President Obama wants to do something about the deficit, he needs to be cutting that corporate welfare, instead of talking about balancing the budget on the backs of the most vulnerable in our society and our veterans. Read more...
A Word Or Two From John L. Lewis About Mine Safety In 1952
(John L. Lewis mincing no words before Congressional hearings on Mine Safety - 1952) Editors Note: This is a repost from last year, the occasion being the recent Mine disaster in West Virginia. As part of this continuing look at the Labor Read more...
Yet another stick in the spokes of the geopolitical world wheel! And of course, climate change has nothing to do with the extreme weather affecting crops around the world -- and neither does the fact that Wall Street hedge funds have allegedly Read more...
And On August 14th 1945 A War Came To An End
(Iconic Day - Iconic Photo) [media id=17819] So after days of speculation, rumor, false reports and spin, the Japanese government finally accepted Read more...
August 12, 1945 - Nail Biting.
(Some people stayed that way for days) [media id=17801] Over two days since the first false reports of a Japanese surrender and nothing but rumo Read more...

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The Nervous World Of July 14, 1940
(The Battle Of Britain had begun) [media id=17523] With a goodly amount of censorship, correspondent Sigrid Schultz delivered news of the war from Read more...
The Iranian Embassy In London - May 5, 1980
(The end of a 6 day standoff but the start of something a whole lot bigger) [media id=12742] May 5th 1980 marked the end of a six day standoff bet Read more...
Lil' Luke told Andrea Mitchell that Mike Pence and Gov. Daniels had a great opportunity to get into the Senate election race now since Bayh just screwed the Democratic Party and decided to not run anymore. Lil' Luke was very excited about this Read more...
Since It's President's Day . . .Harry Truman - 1952
(Harry Truman - explaining why the Republicans hadn't taken the White House in 20 years) It's Presidents Day, in case you hadn't noticed. So today Read more...
C&L's Late Nite Music Club - Friday Night Ripoffs (?) With Red Hot Chili Peppers And Tom Petty
It's Friday, and that means it's time for our weekly dose of plagiarism speculation, Friday Night Ripoffs (?), though I must say that the question mar Read more...