6 Reasons

If you don't vote or vote republican Ralph Reed winsSix reasons not to vote for Republicans in November

Caution – this is a bit of a partisan rant. Don’t say I didn’t warn you.

1) They are anti-jobs. Not only have they voted against every job creation measure, they actually have proposed allowing big companies like GM to go under, which would have put hundreds of thousands of people out of work. They don’t simply don’t care about or don’t understand how important American workers are to our economy.

2) The spend like drunken sailors with stolen credit cards. They talk about fiscal discipline, but when they are in power, they use their power to make themselves and their cronies richer at the expense of everyone else. For instance, according to Republicans we don’t have money for health care, but we do have money to subsidize the oil industry and to give money to the health insurance companies.

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Commentary: Draw Muhammad Day

violent Muslims are bulliesCommentary: Draw Muhammad Day

May 21, 2010

I wrote an article for examiner.com about this protest – and it has drawn a lot of comments.  But there is one in particular I think needs to be addressed, mostly because it has invaded the free speech community as well. And that is the idea that what needed to be said could have been said in a less offensive way. It’s a very common sentiment.  The answer to the question – couldn’t this be done in a less offensive way?  is – no it couldn’t! Here’s why.

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