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The Ryan Choice

by Robert Reich Paul Ryan is the reverse of Sarah Palin. She was all right-wing flash without much substance. He’s all right-wing substance without much flash. Ryan is not a firebrand. He’s not smarmy. He… Read More

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The Republican Weapon of Mass Cynicism

According to the latest ABC New/Washington Post poll, 77 percent of Americans say they “feel things have gotten pretty seriously off on the wrong track” in this country. That’s the highest percentage since January, 2009. No… Read More

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Best of ‘The Political Carnival’

(Another interesting week for the Laffy and Paddy at The Political Carnival.net. Michele Bachmann’s ethically challenged husband, Sarah and Bristol Palin’s book signing flop and trouble in paradise (aka his home state) for New Jersey… Read More