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Monday, January 28, 2013

They Are At It Again--Part II, but it is still better to light a candle than to curse out the darkness--but ignoring the darkness does not make the darkness go away--if only it did--if only....

By Igor Volsky, Think Progress

This is what passes for "serious" thinking about policy on the right
" RYAN: If Mitt Romney and I won the election, they would not have happened. You know why? Because we would have gone and worked with Democrats and Republicans in Congress to actually put the budget on a path to balance and would have saved defense. So where are we now? I think the sequester is going to happen because that $1.2 trillion in spending cuts, we can’t lose those spending cuts. [...] But we think these sequesters will happen because the Democrats have opposed our efforts to replace those cuts with others and they’ve offered no alternatives."

After reading all these Republican Sour Grapes, is it any wonder why this Independent can ask the question--Who Would Hate America Enough To Vote Republican?

After all, no sane American wants to see the United States end up in a Depression or worse, but then, again, there are many Insane Americans, who are licking their lips at the prospect that if unemployment gets high enough, labor will become cheap enough, that more and more, if not all the profits will go to the 1%.  They are no doubt hoping and praying that the United States ends up like Spain.
Spain unemployment hits record

 I can not nor will not leave this post this negative. We are in this Global Economy Together as sure as we are on this Planet called Earth together.  Where there are other forms of energy, but only a limited supply of fresh drinking water which is why we must save what we have, unless someone knows another planet that is close enough for the Human Race to start importing drinking water from---

U.S. Gas Flaring Visible From Space as Fracking Industry Booms

Stefanie -
"This is not what you would expect a civilized, efficient society to do: to flare off a perfectly good product just because it's expensive to bring to market."

So please consider Stefanie's petition--Thank You.


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