The ‘miracle worker’, Ann Romney, gave the speech of her life at the RNC last month, hoping to win over Republican voters of the female persuasion to Mitt Romney’s cause. She highlighted their courtship and early years in an attempt to humanize him to the public. Ann Romney’s fans loved it, her detractors found it forced and not authentic. Continue reading
Below is an email from Brenda Witt, a MoveOn member who created a petition on SignOn.org, the nonprofit site that allows anyone to start their own online petition.
Last night, Paul Ryan lied to the American people. Add your name to my SignOn.org petition demanding that the mainstream media expose the truth.
“Mainstream media: Fact-check and call out candidates when they lie. You have an obligation as journalists to educate the public on the facts of the major campaign issues.” Sign the Petition! Continue reading
Any one get creeped out by the expressions on the faces of the delegates and other attendees? The mixture of anger and glee on their faces at the same time was frightening, and just weird. The joyful way they dived into hating the on President Barack Obama, the government, and any others they see as “against real People, and freedom”.
The language used when talking to reporters, the uncanny way they are never swayed by fact, moved by compassion for others, or ever stray one iota from the party line was chilling. The very words bold, failure, and built have been kicked to death by misuse. Continue reading
If the advent of the spawn of Snooki did not convince you that the Mayans may have been on to something with this whole 2012 apocalypse thingy, get a load of Honey Boo Boo, and the ratings magic she can Do-Do.: Here Comes Honey Boo Boo or Political Rhetoric? | Blog | Political Humor Satire | Comedy Central Indecision.
This has to be the most fact allergic gaggle of Republicans ever. Like many other Americans, I can only bring myself to watch the RNC television coverage in bits. Continue reading
Ann Romney, is a cancer survivor, person struggling with Multiple Sclerosis, Mother of five, grandmother, Olympic horse owner, and wife to Mitt Romney, Republican presidential nominee for 2012, was tapped for another role last night at the Republican National Convention– that of miracle worker. In a fetching 50′s era inspired, red belted dress, La Romney channeled June Cleaver with all her might in a speech primarily about love.
I’m no expert, but, Puerto Rico is actually part of the USA……disrespecting a delegate gains Republicans nothing. Continue reading