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  • Maddow:‘Only the NRA claims that we shouldn't pass laws that people won’t follow’(MSNBC 4/5/2013)

    04/05/2013 7:35:17 PM PDT · by sickoflibs · 28 replies
    SOL of course | 4/5/2013 | SOL
    Tonight (4/5/2013) clever MSNBC Maddow was playing clips of NRA Wayne Wayne LaPierre responding to the question: ‘What is wrong with these different proposed gun laws like background checks and magazine sizes?’ (clip of Megan Kelly question ) with ‘Because criminals won’t follow them only law abiding citizens will’(LaPierre response) .Now I could easily come up with arguments pros/cons of using that as a general guideline for rejecting laws. But then Maddow throws in her punch line : ”No one else but the NRA uses that argument against laws to be passed, that we shouldn’t pass laws that won’t be...
  • How to survive the sequester (it will be worse than Y2K and Climate change both put together)

    02/28/2013 7:56:18 PM PST · by sickoflibs · 144 replies
    SOL of course | 2/18/13 | SOL
    This really has me terrified. I don't know it our country will survive this. We have about 1 hour before sequester hits the East Coast and most Americans are mostly unaware of it. We cant fault our President Obama. He has been traveling around the country speaking in political rallies warning us of the worst if it hits, but they just wont listen. They wont listen! Only an emergency tax increase bill could save us now and the GOP just wont do it. They don't care. They don't care. The only thing comparable is how Noah warned of the coming...