IF YOU BELIEVE EVERYTHING YOU SEE IS SPONTANEOUS, YOU’RE A GREAT CANDIDATE FOR WATCHING REALITY TELEVISION. — CORDIALLY, HELEN Continue reading Gullible’s Travels
At the end of this post you’ll find a link to a predictable report on poverty in the United Kingdom, posted today on The Independent’s site. I know. It isn’t just Tories and Republicans. It’s also public officials who know better, cooperating with Tories and Republicans. In 1996, U.S. President Bill Clinton — a Democrat — signed so-called welfare reform legislation which was destined to put more families on the streets. He was cooperating with Republicans in Congress, and complying with misguided public opinion. It was a self-serving, rotten thing to do, but he wanted to be re-elected (which he probably would … Continue reading Please Stop Voting for Conservatives. You’re Hurting Your Country.
IT’S EASIER TO FOOL PEOPLE THAN TO CONVINCE THEM THEY HAVE BEEN FOOLED. — MARK TWAIN Continue reading Another Mark Twain Quote
MOST PEOPLE, IN FACT, WILL NOT TAKE THE TROUBLE IN FINDING THE TRUTH, BUT ARE MUCH MORE INCLINED TO ACCEPT THE FIRST STORY THEY HEAR. — THUCYDIDES Continue reading Tabloid Journalists Feed on This Crap