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Another Cheney in Washington? This is supposed to be change?

Another Cheney in Washington?  This is supposed to be change?

Ohmigod. Liz Cheney, oldest daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, is challenging a Republican Senator in Wyoming in next year’s election, saying — like all challengers — that she…

The Trayvon Martin case: Was it news?

The Trayvon Martin case:  Was it news?

A friend, who is also my minister and the chief investigator for our local sheriff’s department, posted on Facebook that the media will drive America into another civil war. His…

Can prostitute-loving Eliot Spitzer return to office? Sadly, yes.

Can prostitute-loving Eliot Spitzer return to office? Sadly, yes.

Whoremonger Eliot Spitzer delivered more than 27,000 signatures to New York officials Thursday, more than enough needed to get on the ballot for his planned return to politics. Does this…

Does Obama abuse power? Damn right. Is he the only one? Hell no.

Does Obama abuse power?  Damn right.  Is he the only one? Hell no.

In the latest blatant example of how hypocrisy rules in Washington, Republican congressional leaders bitch and moan about how President Barack Obama is ignoring the Constitution and abusing the power…

Anonymous Internet posters can’t save America

Anonymous Internet posters can’t save America

On any given day, several thousand interlopers at keyboards fire off a comment to one of the stories or columns published here on Capitol Hill Blue. Less than a handful…

‘Restore the Fourth:’ An idea whose time has come?

‘Restore the Fourth:’ An idea whose time has come?

In more than 100 towns and cities across the nation on July 4th, protestors gathered not to celebrate America’s independence but instead to demand that freedom and liberty be returned…

July 4th: A day set aside for an American independence that does not exist

July 4th: A day set aside for an American independence that does not exist

On Thursday, America will pause for a rare mid-week holiday to celebrate Independence Day. Yep, the 4th of July is Independence Day, the day we celebrate the signing of the…

Is it time to dump the Internet and move on?

Is it time to dump the Internet and move on?

Robert Samuelson, economic columnist for The Washington Post, says it’s time to admit the Internet was a colossal mistake, shut the damn thing down, and move on. He might be…

Bible-thumpers misuse the ‘good book’ to justify homophobia

Bible-thumpers misuse the ‘good book’ to justify homophobia

Wow.  The rabid right wing is in a tizzy because the United States Supreme Court — how dare them! — decided gays have some — but not yet all —…

Maybe it’s time to just shout down the rabid right

Maybe it’s time to just shout down the rabid right

Opponents of a push by the rabid right in Texas to impose one of the harshest anti-abortion measures in the country won their right Tuesday because, basically, they shouted down…