Yearly Archives: 2011

Frank Luntz and the Eighth Circle of Hell

Abandon all hope, ye who enter here. As we head into a presidential election year,  Dante Alighieri’s famous inscription on the Gate of Hell seems appropriate.   Once again, Frank Luntz –Republican pollster, strategist, consultant, and cunning linguist – is setting … Continue reading

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The Rich Will Always Be With You

Newsflash: Bill O’Reilly is a ridiculous man.  In response to President Obama’s jobs bill, which would close tax loopholes and raise tax rates for the richest in our society, O’Reilly threatened to take his ball and go home: My corporations … Continue reading

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What He Said

Here’s yet another video about the current state of affairs.  This time it’s the late George Carlin.  He’s considerably more profane and angry than gentle Robert Reich, but just as concise and just as eloquent.  This rant from several years … Continue reading

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