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The Alabama Starvation Diet!

Conservatives hate, hate, hate pesky inconveniences like poor people and facts. And they’ve been awfully busy lately coming up with new and creative ways to make them disappear. 453 more words


In the South, the Obamacare debate continues, even as law insures thousands

FRANKFORT, Ky.—In one of the poorest areas of Appalachia, about 2500 people have signed up to get health insurance over the last six months – a number that represents more than a tenth of Clay County’s residents. 2,006 more words


Sunday, 3/30/14, Public Square

Republicans don’t like new taxes. They like more of same old ones.

(from the link): Red states hate taxes. Red state governors like Rick Perry (R) in Texas and Bobby Jindal (R) in Louisiana love to tell people in other states how low their taxes are. 96 more words

The Public Square

THE AGENDA: Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Today’s Agenda:

  • Raising the minimum wage

  • Government dependency

  • The unionization of college athletes


Today’s Guests:

Dance walking for joy

Ben Aaron of NBC is tired of being filmed participating in various fitness crazes that he dislikes. A few days ago he found a form of exercise he could finally embrace. 116 more words


Scumbag Conservatives [that time when i got the results of my healthcare.gov eligibility application]

And although it did take 11 whole months of living here for this to happen, I have finally felt the burn of living in the reddest of all the red states: 96 more words