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Posted on: Feb 5, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

Graham whined and fulminated and pretty much worked himself into a frenzy over the stimulus package. Which means this is an orchestrated hissy fit.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

"This land is made for you and me."

Posted on: Jan 15, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

I always find it astonishing that so many people say they could never vote for an atheist, but they can vote for people like this.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

Here are two stories about the torture of teenagers by police with tasers ... one of whom died.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

See, the problem isn't the form of gun cops use, a stun gun or one with bullets. It's that they use any gun on people who are already down.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

'I've had my problems with Panetta over the years, but he's a much better pick for this job than I might have hoped for.'

Posted on: Jan 5, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

This is particularly important, since the press has only asked Obama about this one time.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2009, Source: Hullabaloo

There is a long list of things Gonzales did wrong. But the underlying crime was against the principle that the U.S. is a country of laws, not men.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

You have to give Blagojevich credit --- he knows how to make politics interesting.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The only two regulators over the past decade who actually did their jobs were women.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Finally, someone has written a thoughtful argument against tasers in a mainstream newspaper. But for some it is too little too late.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

But Tasers weren't included in the study.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The underwear sniffing zombie is back, now to try and get already existing same-sex marriages in California nullified.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Never take Newtie at face value. He's a slime, just as his name suggests. Always has been, always will be.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Congressional Republicans are giving the country some tough love.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

In Oklahoma, a driver goes into severe diabetic shock, but instead of getting help, he's tasered and then handcuffed.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

So much for "zero risk."

Posted on: Dec 6, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The mere fact that the U.S. Supreme Court is considering it gives the whole thing currency it shouldn't have.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

"I can't have a high-minded lawyer ... I want a son-of-a-b----. I want someone just as tough as I am." -- Nixon.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The police have no right to shoot people with electricity for having a "bad attitude."

Posted on: Nov 30, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Just in case anyone thinks the spirit of bipartisanship has overtaken Congress in light of the severe financial crisis, think again.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

"I'd like to be a president [known] as somebody who liberated 50 million people and helped achieve peace."

Posted on: Nov 28, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

A lawyer was stunned with a Taser twice</a> this afternoon after he became upset at a Tampa Code Enforcement Board meeting

Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

"Republican women decked out in mink coats. Not exactly a 21st century image."

Posted on: Nov 24, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Apparently some police officers have a bone to pick with Taser International Inc.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Yet another parallel between 2008 and 1932. Who Is in Charge?

Posted on: Nov 17, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Joe is slated to release a book December 1st. Yes, of this year.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Former radio station news director reveals how right-wing talk show hosts work to get us angry.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

A look at Bush, Obama, Congress, and presidential pardons.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

This country is not center-right.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Clinton did not, as everyone seems to be saying, try and push a liberal agenda when he first came to office in 1992.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The Torture Memo of 2002 was written at the CIA's request that Bush "get their backs." Now they're asking if Obama will.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Where have they been the last eight years?

Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

In California, you don't EVER go against the [religious] family.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

"The way you pick a vice president is, you get a frame of Time magazine, and you put the pictures of the people in that frame."

Posted on: Oct 11, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

The process of turning ACORN into a terrorist sleeper cell has begun and I see little hope that they aren't going to be successful.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Desperation is in the air.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Palin and Bush speak in the same tongue.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Palin's "maverickness" may not be maverick at all.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2008, Source: Hullabaloo

Time for Congressional Democrats to start thinking like democrats again.

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