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Political Straight Talk...?

By DKIdea, published on Nov 11, 2012

Before I get started, I would like to acknowledge the oxymoronic title of this post. Politics can be cutthroat and politicians rarely talk straight to anyone about anything. Everybody has an opinion when it comes to politics and it’s one of the three subjects avoided when trying to maintain peace...the other two being sports and religion. I have an opinion as well, but it isn’t nearly as important as my observations. A friend told me this would be a risky post...but I think the risk is greater not to write about what I see.

I’ve observed that it doesn’t matter what your party affiliation... (more)

Tags: politics, democrats, congress, republican, government, history, voting, election, candidates

Comparing Romney And Obama As Presidential Candidates

By Humble Opinion, published on May 19, 2012

With the 2012 primary season all said and done save for the nominations at both the Republican and Democratic conventions, we in the U.S. are now faced with having to choose between President Barak Obama and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for the highest office in the land. So much is at stake in this election, that a careful review of both men, and what they stand for, should be considered by all voters with the utmost gravity. Starting with Romney, let's have a look at the record, their past history, and where they will most likely lead us.

The Apple That Fell Far From The... (more)

Tags: obama, politics, elections, voting, candidates, romney

Perpetuating The Bin Laden Myth

By Paul Wylie, published on Oct 19, 2010

Author's note: I wrote this article a little more than two years ago when it seemed that every time a vote was to take place or an election was upcoming, the powers that be would start the fear mongering about Osama Bin Laden. Once the Bush crowd left office, it was safely assumed the practice would end, but to our great national shame, there are those who would use the specter and ghost of a dead man to frighten people into voting one way or the other.

Read this article in the context of the time when it was written and then ask yourself, who is really behind these stories finding themselves... (more)

Tags: terrorism, politics, bush, fear, lies, election, bin laden, candidates

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