Tea Party Crashers

From reading this article on the “crash the tea party” movement, http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2010/04/13-7  it seems obvious what Mr. Levin thinks about the population at large.  It seems that he believes we all walk around wearing Nazi uniforms and spewing racial hatred.  He can’t have been to a Tea Party rally before because he would have had…

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Delusional Republicans

A pretty good post from FireDogLake: I hear it all the time on the news or in public from my Republican friends about taking back the house and senate from the “socialist” “liberal” Democrats which I guess is code word for “The Democrats are the new Al-Qaeda” or something like that. Anyways, I hear Republicans…

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Abandon the Constitution to Save it?

Based on ideas from Cokie Roberts’ recent article found here, it is hard to draw any conclusion other than she prefers a dictatorship of the federal government to the balance of power guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. Obamacare has been signed into law. However, there are a number of other checks and balances built into…

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Of Socialism, Fascism, Liberalism, And Obama

A lot of talk went on early in Obama’s presidency, calling him alternately- fascist, communist/socialist, or liberal.  But what do these terms really mean?  It’s easy to simply name call, but in reality these terms have meaning beyond what people realize.  Some of them are correctly attributed, but the truth is more complicated to discern.…

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Rachel Maddow’s Blog Targets VA Tenthers

I guess we should be pleased; Rachel Maddow’s blog reads the Virginia Tenth Amendment Center. It’s true, her blog linked to a picture we posted from the January 18th Lobby Day. Of course, it was done in the context of describing us tenthers as “out-there,” but when you’re as unappreciated as the Constitution is these days, any press is good press. Later,…

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