June 21
Curiosity may kill the cat, But for humans, Curiosity cures Ignorance.

Proponents of repealing the health reform law (the Affordable Care Act) argue that that the law will increase deficits — contrary to the Congressional Budget Office’s finding that it will reduce deficits by $143 billion over 2010-2019 and by about $1.3 trillion over the following decade [… Read full post »

Should progressives embrace entitlement reform? Or look elsewhere to narrow the gap? An exchange between two leading fiscal experts.

by Isabel Sawhill and Greg Anrig

DECEMBER 24, 2010 11:17AM

Tomorrow is Christmas Day-Video by Enya

A new Christmas song of the NEW album of ENYA - AND WINTER CAME

DECEMBER 21, 2010 5:56PM

The Spirit of Christmas-YouTube video

 In Empire of Illusion, Chris Hedges takes a sober look down our hall of distorting mirrors. The son of a minister, with a degree in theology from Harvard,Read full post »

 In Empire of Illusion, Chris Hedges takes a sober look down our hall of distorting mirrors. The son of a minister, with a degree in theology from Harvard,Read full post »

DECEMBER 4, 2010 3:40PM

Eye on the Bailout/ List

DECEMBER 2, 2010 12:09PM

Fiscal Commission Report

November 11, 2010

Today is Veterans Day and there is no better day to add this to my blog. 

Danny, my husband received from the Governor of Louisiana the Louisiana Veterans Medal. Danny is not one to boast his accomplishments, but I am. I am very proud of him. Danny evenRead full post »

NOVEMBER 10, 2010 4:20PM

Supply-Side Spin Supply-side Spin:


Effect of the Bush Tax Cuts on Revenues… Read full post »
NOVEMBER 9, 2010 12:51PM

WTF Has Obama Done So Far-Website

NOVEMBER 1, 2010 7:02PM


Fareed Zakaria discusses his story in 'Time' magazine called 'Restoring the American Dream Read full post »

As battle cries go, the Tea Party's "Take our country back" is a pretty good one. It's short and punchy, and it addresses a very widespread sense that the nation that Americans once lived in has changed, and not for the better.

When the Tea Partyers get around to identifying

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TPM Fact Check: New Conservative Anti-Spending Flick Plays Real Loose With Facts

When "I Want Your Money" hits theaters today, it will likely be hailed by Republicans eyeing Congressional control as exposing the Obama administration for being fiscally reckless. Already, the creator Ray Griggs has mad… Read full post »

OCTOBER 5, 2010 10:20AM

White House to go solar

SEPTEMBER 24, 2010 11:50AM

What Else Was in That "DADT" Bill?


This video (President Obama’s Religion, In His Own Words) was created in support of our President because of the irrational political times we are living. Read full post »

SEPTEMBER 3, 2010 4:37PM

Labor Day: Honoring Labor in the South

Labor Day: Honoring Labor in the SouthWhen Glenn Beck decided to hold his "Restoring Honor" rally last week at the very site in Washington, D.C. where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, the Fox commentator's dubious attempt to draw parallels between his right-wing agenda a… Read full post »
SEPTEMBER 3, 2010 4:24PM

2011 Tax Increases/Fact Check

Q: Will "the largest tax hikes in the history of America" take effect next year? Will ordinary taxpayers see taxes "skyrocket"?

A: That’s not likely. A scary e-mail lists "Tax hikes in 2011" that probably won’t take effect, or won’t apply to families making under $250,000 a year. OnRead full post »

Yes, the stimulus has cut taxes for 95% of working Americans, bailed out every state, hustled record amounts of unemployment benefits and other aid to struggling families and funded more than 100,000 projects to upgrade roads, subways, schools, airports, military bases and much more. But in the words… Read full post »

Every person affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita puts together their own post-storm puzzle. The jumble of memories and emotions -- from residents of the 9th Ward, from emergency responders, or from New Orleans natives like me -- come together in a mosaic that begins to tell our history. In the… Read full post »