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America is not governable with only two political parties as the debt ceiling debate has shown: The mother of twins is forced to sleep on her back

Filed in Current affairs, Economy, Politics by on August 3, 2011 1 Comment
America is not governable with only two political parties as the debt ceiling debate has shown: The mother of twins is forced to sleep on her back

Americans whine about their politicians, but they have to remember that the politicians are elected by the people, not by God. The debt ceiling debate has shown the weakness of American democracy, the same model that ex-president Bush wanted to export to the world. America is not governable with only two political parties. A budget […]

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Capuano apologizes, but can’t retract his words: Words are like bullets; if they escape, you can’t catch them again

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on February 25, 2011 0 Comments
Capuano apologizes, but can’t retract his words: Words are like bullets; if they escape, you can’t catch them again

Politics in America is a circus. The Republican party suffers a lot because of liberal media biased views. “Republican” is synonym for rich and fighters for the rich; meanwhile the Democrats portray themselves as “protectors” of the poor. The Democrats often get away easily with scandals. Rep. Michael Capuano, a Democrat from Massachusetts, is under a lot of […]

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Republicans waste time on symbolic bill to repeal Obamacare: If you waste time, surely time will waste you.

Filed in Current affairs, GOP, Politics by on January 21, 2011 0 Comments
Republicans waste time on symbolic bill to repeal Obamacare: If you waste time, surely time will waste you.

The US House of Representatives voted to repeal Obamacare. It was a symbolic vote by the Republicans to fulfill their campaign promises. Knowing that this bill cannot succeed, they certainly hope for a miracle to happen. What a waste of time and energy.  Clearly there is a  difference between rhetoric and reality. The Republican party has […]

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President Obama achieving more with Republicans: Happy is a man who goes hunting for rats and catches an elephant

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on December 23, 2010 0 Comments
President Obama achieving more with Republicans: Happy is a man who goes hunting for rats and catches an elephant

After a big loss in the mid-term elections, President Obama, who has changed his attitude toward his political opponents in the Republican party, is achieving more in the few weeks before the Republican party takes control of the House of Representatives. He has chosen to basically to go it alone, against his own political party, negotiating with […]

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Dream Act fails to pass: He who lives on hope, dies of starvation

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on December 22, 2010 0 Comments
Dream Act fails to pass: He who lives on hope, dies of starvation

The failure to pass the Dream Act, the immigration law that would give a path to citizenship to thousands of illegal aliens who came to America as children, is a big disappointment for many of us who were hoping to see this complicated situation solved. These children come to America with their parents and have known only […]

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Democrats need to be more assertive: He who is unable to dance blames it on the stony yard

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on December 9, 2010 0 Comments
Democrats need to be more assertive: He who is unable to dance blames it on the stony yard

After winning the extension of low tax rates for the rich known as the Bush tax cuts, the GOP is setting the tone in Washington. Now, they are claiming that there is no time left to debate and vote on the defense authorization bill, which includes the repeal of the discriminatory law “don’t ask, don’t tell.” What […]

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Get along and get things done: Witch doctors do not sell their potions to each other

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on December 6, 2010 0 Comments
Get along and get things done: Witch doctors do not sell their potions to each other

Have you been following the political circus in Washington lately? The Democrats and Republicans are already chewing each other up. They are still fighting about whether to extend the Bush tax cuts for all Americans and debating over the unemployment benefits that have expired. In reality, both political parties are sharing power. The American people have sent a […]

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Democrats need to do some self-analysis: A man who is trampled to death by an elephant is a man who is blind and deaf

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on November 8, 2010 0 Comments
Democrats need to do some self-analysis: A man who is trampled to death by an elephant is a man who is blind and deaf

The Democrats are recovering slowly from their bad dream. Critics have said that the Democrats were out of touch with reality. For sure, the expectations of the American people are too high. There is no way even a Republican president could have fixed the economy in two years. The president has accepted his share of responsibility. President […]

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Republicans win the House, Democrats hold on to the Senate: The monkey and gorilla may claim kinship, but the monkey is a monkey and the gorilla is a gorilla

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on November 3, 2010 0 Comments
Republicans win the House, Democrats hold on to the Senate: The monkey and gorilla may claim kinship, but the monkey is a monkey and the gorilla is a gorilla

The American people have spoken.  The Republican party won control of the House of Representatives. The Tea Party won key races in Kentucky and Florida. The Democrats have managed to hold onto control of the Senate. It was a good night for the Republican party. The Democrats must be scratching their heads. It is the law of […]

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Don’t be overconfident, GOP: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on October 25, 2010 0 Comments
Don’t be overconfident, GOP: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Mid-term election fever is high. The polls predict a gain of seats for the GOP and a loss for Democrats. For sure, in a bad economy, the party in power suffers. Two years ago, George W.Bush was blamed for everything. Now, the Democrats can’t use him as an excuse for their collective failure. To be […]

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