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Chuck Todd had to be schooled again, this time by Martin O'Malley
Egberto Willies 05/04/2015 130 265 3 -
A constitutional amendment is the only solution to our fraudulent politics
Does ‘we the people’ matter anymore? Will it always be pay to play for the foreseeable future? Will we ever get our country back? Not the tea party type ‘get our country back’ but actually ...
Egberto Willies 05/03/2015 144 74 1 -
D.L. Hughley embarrasses GOP neocon on Real Time with Bill Maher
Egberto Willies 05/02/2015 73 177 3 -
Fox News's Shepard Smith smacks down cohosts covering Baltimore riots
Egberto Willies 04/28/2015 356 451 6 -
What game is Obama playing with the TPP? A bargain? A ruse?
Egberto Willies 04/26/2015 359 150 4 -
President Obama hits right wing and media at 2015 White House Correspondents' Dinner
President Obama appeared at the White House Correspondents' Dinner this weekend. The president was self-deprecating at times. He continued to milk the "Obama as a foreign Muslim" angle to loud ...
Egberto Willies 04/26/2015 107 227 5 -
John Fugelsang slams Bobby Jindal's New York Times op-ed as bigoted
John Fugelsang appeared on the Ed Show and did what he does best. He called out faux Christianity and bigotry. This time Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal was in his crosshairs. Bobby Jindal wrote a ...
Egberto Willies 04/25/2015 90 147 - -
Thomas Edsall is wrong: Obamacare did not make Americans more conservative
New York Times contributing op-ed writer Thomas B. Edsall wrote an incredulous article titled " Has Obamacare Turned Voters Against Sharing the Wealth? " that is ...
Egberto Willies 04/19/2015 52 62 3 -
Bill Maher: You'd be crazy not to vote for a third Clinton term
Egberto Willies 04/18/2015 116 29 1 -
Bill O'Reilly wants to scare white men and Christians away from Hillary Clinton
Egberto Willies 04/14/2015 10 11 - -
Is Bill de Blasio setting the stage for a Hillary Clinton challenge?
Egberto Willies 04/12/2015 87 19 1 -
Is Tavis Smiley right that Rand Paul is the only Republican expanding the GOP?
Egberto Willies 04/12/2015 20 9 - -
Paul Ryan's immoral act requires a response
It is hard to believe that Paul Ryan (R-WI) and his ilk would be so blatant in showing that their main purpose in Congress is to serve the wealthy. This is neither hyperbole nor an exaggeration. ...
Egberto Willies 04/12/2015 39 92 2 -
Chuck Todd gives Rand Paul an out from his sexist behavior with female journalists
Egberto Willies 04/12/2015 61 46 - -
Fareed Zakaria educates Bill Maher - Intelligence over willful ignorance
Egberto Willies 04/11/2015 395 292 4 -
Don't laugh! Why Ted Cruz could win GOP primary and possibly win it all
Egberto Willies 04/05/2015 292 59 - -
Chris Matthews slams GOP Ron Christie for shamelessness on Iran deal and historical ignorance
Chris Matthews did what few journalists do these days. He immediately slammed a politician spewing misleading and false talking points. This is important because political talking points have a ...
Egberto Willies 04/05/2015 253 482 9 -
Republican Col. Lawrence Wilkerson: I know what my political party wants—They want war
Republican Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson appeared on The Ed Show where he spoke about President Obama's unprecedented agreement with Iran. Wilkerson, unlike most Republicans and quite a ...
Egberto Willies 04/03/2015 162 413 13 -
Indiana Legislature bucks Governor Mike Pence on his LGBT stance
The Indiana Legislature, the legislature that wrote a version of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act that implicitly allowed for discrimination against the LGBT community, has bucked Governor ...
Egberto Willies 04/02/2015 55 35 - -
Uber driver verbally mocked and abused by NY police officer
We are constantly told that most police officers are good decent people. That may be true. However the ones that abuse citizens seem to be numerous. Over the last recent weeks we have seen many. ...
Egberto Willies 04/01/2015 27 20 - -
Corporations speak and suddenly Indiana Gov Mike Pence can say law can't discriminate against gays
Governor Mike Pence is singing a different tune. After the damage he did by signing an anti-gay religious freedom restoration law, he is backtracking in a face saving manner. When interviewed by ...
Egberto Willies 03/31/2015 6 9 - -
Americans continue to lose because we do not know our savior
This week a dear friend sent me an email. She was uncharacteristically upset in the correspondence. Her husband, as well as many in this community, works for ExxonMobil. Many in Texas do. Her ...
Egberto Willies 03/29/2015 57 154 3 -
Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) mad at Left’s intolerance as he won't say if law discriminate against gays
Egberto Willies 03/29/2015 39 26 - -
Bill Maher equates Left Wing Liberals to Right Wingers
Egberto Willies 03/28/2015 71 8 - -
Floyd Dent, another Black man brutally assaulted by police
Egberto Willies 03/26/2015 8 15 - -
Canadian-born Ted Cruz getting birther meds from left and right
Ted Cruz is getting some of his tea party's own medicine. To be clear, Ted Cruz is a US citizen. He is born of an American mother and a Cuban father. He was born in Calgary, Canada. ...
Egberto Willies 03/24/2015 345 357 5 -
Iran and Venezuela are just another chapter in our propensity for war and oil
The more things change, the more they seem to stay the same. Last week we had 47 United States Republican senators—subsequently referred to as the 47 traitors —...
Egberto Willies 03/22/2015 123 44 - -
Governor Jerry Brown on Ted Cruz: 'that man betokens such a level of ignorance'
Egberto Willies 03/22/2015 195 452 7 -
Israeli Election an interesting reflection of American elections on steroids
Egberto Willies 03/20/2015 5 7 - -
President Obama forces Republican politicians to eat their own words
President Obama continues his new stride as he chides Republicans for their failed prognostications. Democratic politicians encouraged his silence during the 2014 elections. Imagine what could have ...
Egberto Willies 03/19/2015 344 727 9 -
Glenn Beck leaves the Republican Party: 'I am done!'
Egberto Willies 03/18/2015 106 78 - -
Ted Cruz said the world is on fire and he was right for the wrong reasons
Egberto Willies 03/18/2015 5 9 - -
Jon Stewart: Oklahoma politicians pass sharia law to get around gay marriage
Egberto Willies 03/17/2015 75 77 - -
Ted Cruz scares little kid at GOP event as he describes the world
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) did what he does best at a GOP event that was held in New Hampshire. The event was held by the Strafford County Republican Committee. He lied and scared a group of ...
Egberto Willies 03/16/2015 12 10 - -
Workers awake and united in Texas: United Steelworkers get the contract they demanded
Texas refinery workers, along with refinery workers throughout the country, are striking against several refinery operators including Shell, LyondellBasell, and Motiva Enterprises. They intend to ...
Egberto Willies 03/15/2015 17 80 1 -
Bill Maher slams GOP for support of welfare for the rich as they attack welfare for the poor
Egberto Willies 03/14/2015 14 34 1 -
Jon Stewart slams Chris Christie for selling out his state
Egberto Willies 03/14/2015 15 70 1 -
Rachel Maddow points out major newspapers' scorching editorials slamming the 47 GOP senators
Rachel Maddow will not let up. She must not let up. Never in American history was a president's foreign policy negotiations undermined by senators as they did this week with the letter they sent to ...
Egberto Willies 03/12/2015 130 186 3 -
Caught: Oklahoma SAE house mom Beauton Gilbow caught singing n****r in Vine clip
Why is the story of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity so striking and engulfing? Because one gets to see behind the curtain. Bigotry and racism met the all exposing ubiquity of video sharing. It ...
Egberto Willies 03/10/2015 64 88 1 -
Senator Dianne Feinstein indirectly says that Benjamin Netanyahu is no ally of the Unites States
Egberto Willies 03/08/2015 62 63 - -
Will you see the world through my black eyes for one day?
It can be telling being a black man living in a very white environment. Inasmuch as you share all the physical characteristics of those many in your community fear, you are known. They know you. ...
Egberto Willies 03/08/2015 100 135 2 -
Chuck Todd comes clean on Obamacare and kinda exposes failed Republican governance
Egberto Willies 03/08/2015 178 321 8 -
The Daily Show slams ban on doctors asking about guns
Egberto Willies 03/07/2015 96 50 2 -
Bill Maher excoriates Fox News & Media for going soft on Bill O’Reilly
Egberto Willies 03/07/2015 14 16 - -
Emily's List president eviscerates GOP politicians as she honors Hillary Clinton
Emily's List President Stephanie Schriock eviscerated Republican politicians for their bad deeds. “Make no mistake,” Stephanie Schriock said. “This is your father’s Republican Party. This ...
Egberto Willies 03/04/2015 112 144 3 -
Reagan adviser to GOP: 'They are really rather stupid and not very well read'
Last week at CPAC potential Republican candidates were invoking President Ronald Reagan ad-nauseam. Ed Schultz asked Bruce Bartlett, former adviser to Reagan, how would Reagan have been treated at ...
Egberto Willies 03/03/2015 247 348 8 -
Not even a winter storm was enough to stop the Texas Kos Meet-up
The rain, sleet, and snow were not enough to stop the Texas KOS meetup in Austin, Texas, this weekend. One must remember Texans do not know how to drive on ice, let alone snow. Head below the fold ...
Egberto Willies 03/01/2015 67 181 5 -
When will political malpractice stop being rewarded?
Lies by politicians have consequences for citizens. A free press is the entity whose proper function serves as a backstop to lying politicians. When a free press fails in its duties, citizens are ...
Egberto Willies 03/01/2015 51 81 3 -
Fox News using anti-Obamacare tactics on open internet via net neutrality
Egberto Willies 02/28/2015 33 53 - -
Republicans walk out during Jeb Bush CPAC appearance
Jeb Bush's reception at CPAC is not going very well. Early reports stated that there would be buses ready to take supporters to stack the room early. Because GOP shenanigans like this worked so ...
Egberto Willies 02/27/2015 94 55 1 -
Jon Stewart slams media for getting the O'Reilly story and others really wrong
Egberto Willies 02/25/2015 10 29 - -
Ta-Nehisi Coates on 'This Week' shows why author Shelby Steele is but a house slave
Egberto Willies 02/22/2015 72 96 3 -
Walmart must not be allowed a PR win
Egberto Willies 02/22/2015 131 75 1 -
Chuck Todd went all 'Jon Stewart' on traditional mainstream media and Rudy Giuliani
Egberto Willies 02/22/2015 175 422 5 -
Obama chastises Republicans as he invites them to work with him to help the middle-class
President Obama gave some spirited remarks at the Democratic National Committee Winter Meeting. In the clip montage above he made some fun of the GOP for their failed predictions about his economic ...
Egberto Willies 02/22/2015 13 11 - -
Obama: 'Evidence pretty clear whose theory works'
A liberated President Obama gave a hell of an uplifting speech at the Democratic National Committee Winter Meeting (DNC). He first thanked all Americans that fought to make the effecting of his ...
Egberto Willies 02/21/2015 21 70 2 -
Bill Maher calls out Jeb Bush for marijuana hypocrisy (past user that sold it at least once)
Egberto Willies 02/21/2015 65 133 1 -
Obama schools right wing on Islamic terrorism
President Obama made it clear in no uncertain terms why he will not characterize the terrorism effected by ISIS/ISIL as Islamic terrorism. Many conservatives, some liberals, and a media that ...
Egberto Willies 02/18/2015 162 71 3 -
Chris Matthews has a warning Democrats better heed for 2016
Chris Matthews made a point about the candidates that Democrats are putting up in 2016. He made a comment that is rather prescient. "Democrats think they can win back the US Senate in 2016. And to ...
Egberto Willies 02/18/2015 549 225 2 -
John Fugelsang explains dilemma of liberals
Egberto Willies 02/15/2015 14 25 - -
Bill Maher excoriates Brian Williams and broadcast media for being derelict
Egberto Willies 02/14/2015 162 189 - -
Sometimes it simply is the weeding out of the posers
I am a fan of Bill Maher. The comedian/satirist is a less polished version of Jon Stewart. He is generally on point absent his condescending starkness to those that disagree with him. Over the ...
Egberto Willies 02/13/2015 8 16 1 -
Congressman warns that GOP attacks on Obamacare will cause a favorable outcome
A Chinese proverb comes to mind—"He who seeks vengeance must dig two graves: one for his enemy and one for himself." Ed Schultz asked Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) whether ...
Egberto Willies 02/12/2015 184 264 5 -
Jon Stewart slam Traditional MSM on Brian Williams lie and 'investigation'
Egberto Willies 02/10/2015 11 30 - -
Texans demand participation in selection of new president of the Federal Reserve of Dallas
Last week I went to an eye-opening conference on the real state of America's second economy. While former Texas Gov. Rick Perry touted the so-called Texas ...
Egberto Willies 02/08/2015 41 63 4 -
Wow! David Brooks passionately defends President Obama's National Prayer Breakfast statements
David Brooks must be given kudos for getting it right. He went against the Right Wing grain as well as against rather elitist comments from journalists Andrea Mitchell and Jon Meacham. Jon Meacham ...
Egberto Willies 02/08/2015 219 368 6 -
Bill Maher asks a favor of Republicans slamming Sarah Palin
Egberto Willies 02/07/2015 316 344 4 -
Mississippi Republican switched to Democratic Party because GOP refused Obamacare's Medicaid
Former Republican Mississippi State Senator Tim Johnson is likely the tip of the iceberg. He gave a news conference on Wednesday where he stated that he will be leaving the Republicans. He joined ...
Egberto Willies 02/07/2015 154 219 5 -
Greece is being blackmailed by 'banks'. Are we next?
Greece has been a financial basket case for some time. To be sure, it is not the average Greek that is to blame. The titans of finance's big tax evaders (like the big tax evaders here in the ...
Egberto Willies 02/05/2015 16 16 - -
Jon Stewart obliterates Mike Huckabee's hypocritical position on gay marriage with the Bible
Egberto Willies 02/03/2015 96 92 2 -
Americans are enslaved by the most dependent of us all: the wealthy
Americans are used to being told how to think and what to think. Freedom of choice is cherished yet never really demanded. Americans have allowed the real dependent class—the wealthy—a license ...
Egberto Willies 02/01/2015 75 114 8 -
Chuck Todd rolled by lack of challenge to Paul Ryan's response to past economic statements
Chuck Todd interviewed Chairman of the House Budget Committee and 2012 vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan on Meet the Press . He played some comments made by Paul Ryan right after losing ...
Egberto Willies 02/01/2015 104 117 2 -
This Christian pastor admonishes Christian extremists
My friend and Coffee Party USA Newsroom partner Pastor Charlotte Vaughan Coyle wrote a piece that should touch ...
Egberto Willies 01/31/2015 32 63 1 -
Bill Maher slams GOP false concern for the middle-class
Egberto Willies 01/30/2015 14 24 2 -
President Obama chides GOP: 'rhetoric starting to sound pretty Democratic'
President Obama continues in his new form as he gave a compelling defense of his successful implementation of middle-class economics. He gave the speech at the House Democrats retreat in ...
Egberto Willies 01/30/2015 21 39 - -
Mike Huckabee informed by Megyn Kelly about women
Egberto Willies 01/29/2015 125 66 - -
Chris Matthews to Republican operative 'You know why I am against your party?'
Chris Matthews ran a segment called the "The Clown Car Returns" where he ran some clips of Republican presidential hopefuls' speeches in Iowa. They were at an event co-sponsored by controversial ...
Egberto Willies 01/27/2015 231 475 5 -
The future of the news media is mostly you
Egberto Willies 01/25/2015 101 107 2 -
Melissa Harris-Perry stops GOP operative Robert Traynham's lie in its track
Melissa Harris-Perry did something that many Liberal talking heads on TV rarely do. She called out a lie immediately. "Melissa back in November eight in ten voters said that the economic situation ...
Egberto Willies 01/24/2015 130 396 3 -
Did Bernie Sanders get Republican employers to agree with Medicare for all?
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) likely gave Republicans attempting to overturn Obamacare heartburn during a recent full committee hearing of the US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and ...
Egberto Willies 01/24/2015 101 243 2 -
Jon Stewart makes fun of the shallow GOP responses to State of the Union Address
Jon Stewart decided to have some fun with four of the GOP responses to President Obama's State of the Union Address (SOTU). The President noted that the vast majority of ...
Egberto Willies 01/22/2015 33 49 - -
Ted Cruz did not want his SOTU video released?
Egberto Willies 01/20/2015 288 191 3 -
Jon Stewart calls out Mike Huckabee’s Beyonce hypocrisy to his face
Egberto Willies 01/20/2015 171 188 1 -
Will Bill de Blasio teach liberals that liberals with a spine win?
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is the liberal that all liberals should mimic. He is sticking to the liberal values that got him elected by an overwhelming 73 percent of the vote . He refuses ...
Egberto Willies 01/18/2015 113 121 1 -
Comic relief: QVC hosts do not know if moon is star or planet? Really?
This was likely the funniest video I have seen in a very long time. QVC host Shawn Killinger & fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi argued about the definition of our closest planetary partner, the moon.
Egberto Willies 01/17/2015 27 12 - -
Police Dept. in Florida uses photos of Black men for target practice
Egberto Willies 01/16/2015 11 13 1 -
Chuck Todd indirect attack on Muslims handled brilliantly
Egberto Willies 01/11/2015 348 294 4 -
Unacknowledged racism makes America vulnerable to an enemy in clear sight
Egberto Willies 01/11/2015 71 101 2 -
Bill Maher calls out NYPD and its unions for dereliction of duty
Egberto Willies 01/10/2015 3 12 1 -
Carly Fiorina scolds Bill Maher’s panelists for sexism
Egberto Willies 01/09/2015 30 5 - -
Jon Stewart slams Mitch McConnell for taking credit for economic recovery
Egberto Willies 01/09/2015 46 48 1 -
Jon Stewart makes mistake; points out Fox News does it all the time
Egberto Willies 01/08/2015 73 211 3 -
Is Mike Huckabee describing Fox News as a cult?
Egberto Willies 01/06/2015 12 13 - -
John Fugelsang has fun at Mike Huckabee's expense
Mike Huckabee recently quit his Fox News show to explore a potential run for the US presidency. One cannot be sure how to take Mike Huckabee's entry into the fold of potentially running for ...
Egberto Willies 01/06/2015 13 19 - -
Democrats cannot rely on a mythical nontransferable 'Obama Coalition'
Most of us for too long have bought into the traditional media’s assertion of an Obama coalition. The Huffington Post article “ Republicans Plot To Shatter ‘Obama Coalition’ In 2016 ”
Egberto Willies 01/04/2015 300 66 1 -
The right wing's embarrasing analysis fail
President Obama's policy successes are bound to give the right wing heartburn, especially given all the recent good news. The president has been touting his economic and other policy successes ...
Egberto Willies 01/02/2015 194 86 2 -
Meet Pat and Phil Robertson: weird and odd, but funny as hell
Egberto Willies 12/31/2014 34 39 - -
Can you spot the blatant racial media bias?
The vast majority of Americans are good people. The angst and recent racial animus between many communities are bewildering. The reasons are many. Very poor political leadership is a major reason. ...
Egberto Willies 12/29/2014 111 318 5 -
Bill de Blasio, stiff-spined liberal that takes no crap
The deaths of the two New York City police officers are being used as a hatchet in an attempt to neuter New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. Condolences must be given ...
Egberto Willies 12/28/2014 203 213 1 -
Did he slip up? Chuck Todd speaks a truth that Americans must understand when watching 'the news'
Chuck Todd had a very interesting segment featuring comedians Lewis Black, W. Kamau Bell, and Laura Krafft. He was trying to examine the influence and impact of comedians in the body politic. "I ...
Egberto Willies 12/28/2014 611 501 8 -
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