Pages

5 comments

Jump to bottom
1 geoffm33  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:53:47am

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

2 Vicious Babushka  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:56:47am

re: #1 geoffm33

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

RWNJ’s have short-term memory loss and think everyone else does too, because they keep insisting that the price of gas was $1.89 when it in fact only plummeted to that level when everything else went to shit in 2008.

3 Robur  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 6:55:42am

The crazies on the right claim loudly..Government does not work…and in electing them they prove that indeed when you put a right winger in a political office they truly destroy it and prove their point.

4 Tigger2  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 7:21:06am

They don’t care about the deficit they just want an excuse to try and kill Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

5 Aligarr  Thu, Feb 28, 2013 4:47:04am

It goes deeper than that . Rush limbaugh set the TP battle cry , the day after the 2008 election ….I want to see him fail . To hell with evreything else . Since when is hatred rational ?


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

^ back to top ^

TwitterFacebook

Turn off all ads for a full year by subscribing!
Take advantage of our New Year subscription special, and save 25% off the normal subscription price! For a limited time, one-year ad-free subscriptions are just $59.95. Turn off all ads for a full year by subscribing now and save!
Read more...

► LGF Headlines

  • Loading...

► Tweeted Articles

  • Loading...

► Tweeted Pages

  • Loading...

► Top 10 Comments

  • Loading...

► Bottom Comments

  • Loading...

► Recent Comments

  • Loading...

► Tools/Info

► Tag Cloud

► Contact

You must have Javascript enabled to use the contact form.
Your email:

Subject:

Message:


Messages may be published unless you request otherwise.
Tech Note:
Using the Contact Form
LGF Pages

This button leads to the main index of LGF Pages, our user-submitted articles. You can post your own LGF Pages simply by registering a free account with us.

Create a Page

This is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.

Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.

Last updated: 2014-12-15 2:06 pm PST

LGF User's Guide
Recent Pages
Thanos
KC Is at the Center of Far-Flung Software Piracy Investigation
In what likely could become the largest-ever federal investigation into software piracy, authorities in Kansas City quietly have moved over the last year to seize more than $18.3 million in cash and real estate from those who allegedly profited. ...

2 hours, 13 minutes ago
Views: 52 • Comments: 0
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 0
Khal Wimpo
Putin atop a flying bear
There are also other images of the bear splayed out on its back, surrounded by vodka bottles. And a balalaika. I fucking love these people. So much pain, so much fear among people who have a brain in Russia ...

3 hours, 27 minutes ago
Views: 48 • Comments: 0
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 1
Rightwingconspirator
Tighten the Rules on E-Cigarettes? Is This Good Oversight?
The state report is not, however, an objective assessment. It obviously includes only the most damaging information about e-cigarettes. For example, some other studies have found potentially encouraging signs that vaping might help some smokers quit. In other words, ...

8 hours, 51 minutes ago
Views: 119 • Comments: 2
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 2
FemNaziBitch
Watch a US Senator Cite the Bible to Prove That Humans Aren’t Causing Global Warming
When Whitehouse first introduced this amendment a couple days ago, he made clear that by "climate change," he was referring to "what our carbon pollution...is doing to our atmosphere and what it is doing to our oceans." But the ...

16 hours, 21 minutes ago
Views: 227 • Comments: 2
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 0
aagcobb
The Average American Household Was Poorer in 2013 Than It Was in 1983 - Vox
Matthew Yglesias, Vox: The Average American Household Was Poorer in 2013 Than It Was in 1983 - Vox US net worth rose considerably over that period, which is what you would expect to see. Technology has improved and productivity increased, ...

2 days, 1 hour ago
Views: 207 • Comments: 0
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 3
Lumberhead
Scott Walker’s Divisive Message
If any candidate could run a rigid campaign of polarization--aimed at winning as many white voters as possible--it's Walker. His language is already there. In his Iowa speech, he touted voter-identification laws and portrayed disadvantage as a pure product ...

2 days, 1 hour ago
Views: 345 • Comments: 1
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 3
Rocky-in-Connecticut
Republican Governor’s State-Run Media Outlet
I guess Republicans are against state-run enterprises except when they are for it. Indiana Governor (R) to start up State-Run official mouthpiece news outlet.indystar.com Hey- If a nice guy Republican/Tea Party favorite like Putin can have his own state-run mouthpiece, ...

2 days, 7 hours ago
Views: 236 • Comments: 1
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 3
The Vicious Babushka
What a Soviet Soldier Saw When His Unit Liberated Auschwitz 70 Years Ago
More: What a Soviet Soldier Saw When His Unit Liberated Auschwitz 70 Years Ago When the Soviet Army's 322nd Rifle Division entered the concentration camp at Auschwitz on Jan. 27, 1945, they found a desolation. Mounted on shaggy ponies, they ...

3 days, 12 hours ago
Views: 617 • Comments: 5
Tweets: 3 • Rating: 8
Skip Intro
Republican Net Neutrality Bill Would Gut FCC’s Authority Over Broadband
The party of pure evil strikes again. Net neutrality legislation unveiled by Republicans today would gut the ability of the Federal Communications Commission to regulate the broadband industry. As expected, the bill forbids the FCC from reclassifying broadband as a ...

1 week, 4 days ago
Views: 661 • Comments: 2
Tweets: 2 • Rating: 6
Michael McBacon
Praise - Marvin Gaye
I've been on a Marvin Gaye kick lately and thought I'd post this song. Enjoy.

1 week, 5 days ago
Views: 685 • Comments: 2
Tweets: 0 • Rating: 2
 Frank says:

It makes me wanna dance. -- From a FZ interview about some music he had composed (on the synclavier). It was written in 17/35 (or something like that).