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The Broken System

By DKIdea, published on May 31, 2014

...party system and seriously thinking either party really cares for them. I don’t understand why we all don’t rally around anyone that attempts to begin to make sense of it all, and vote out any other official that doesn’t do the same.

I’m not a Republican or Democrat, I’m an independent thinker given to reason, and I think the recent bill introduced by Rand Paul is one of the best ideas to come along in a while. Imagine the notion that Congress would actually read the bills before they vote on them. I’d call it pure genius if it weren’t such a sad state reminder of just ... (more)

Tags: politics, america, congress, political, republican, government, democrat, independent, rand paul

The Politics of Common Sense

By DKIdea, published on Nov 5, 2012

...in the passing gusts of the storms kicked up by the Democratic and Republican parties. Should I even mention the other thirty-three parties? I think it’s ridiculous that in an age where a growing number of people are displeased with the “big two” and moving their affiliation toward “Independent”...that more people aren’t looking for alternatives to open the discussion about what is the greatest good for our country.

Everything is going down the crapper because we fail to recognize that the biggest problem with politics is money. No, I’m not talking about the economy... (more)

Tags: republicans, democrats, economy, president, green party, independent, constitution party, libertarian party

Derek Graystone is the Author of Two Graves

By Wrp68, published on Sep 30, 2012

Derek Graystone was born in Rivers, Manitoba, Canada. After a brief stay there and in Trenton, Ontario, Canada, Derek has spent the majority of his life in London, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelors Degree in English Literature in 1984. Derek has had a varied career including jewellery store manager, warehouse manager for an ice cream distributor, manager of a gas station, and the finance and systems manager for a children's charity. In 2002, Derek quit his day job and started his own office automation and Internet presence company and a relaxation... (more)

Tags: crime, author, suspense, thriller, independent, ebook

Charting Fox News

By Ray Colon, published on Sep 5, 2010

Many people, including me, have tired of what we find to be objectionable and biased reporting from Fox News.

Unlike many of my progressive friends, I do watch Fox News -- but not exclusively, which is what I believe is precisely the problem with the typical Fox News viewer.

Lack of diversity.

Now, I don't mean that to be construed as a double entendre relating to Fox News viewers, although I think that it would have been a good one if I were that type of guy. What I actually mean is that the reliance on a single source for news guarantees an unrealistic understanding... (more)

Tags: congress, president obama, nancy pelosi, charting fox news, democratic, fox news poll, independent, john boehner, media bias, opinion dynamics corp, party affiliation, polling

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