Sunday, November 30, 2008

Rants, November 30, 2008

Welcome to the November 30, 2008 edition of Rants. There are a lot of good ones, so find a quiet place, get a coffee or a beer, and settle in for a while.

John Tedder presents » John McCain, Bad For America - Tedder’s Random Notes posted at Tedder's Random Notes. 
Phil B. presents Confusing Voting Ballots « Phil for Humanity posted at Phil for Humanity, saying, "I recently received my official sample ballot for the General Elections. And once again, I can only scratch my head when reading the new proposed laws that I am suppose to vote for." 

Kara Sheridan presents Disaboom | KaraSwims | Rock the disabled vote posted at Jeff Charlebois, saying, "The statistics of how many people with disabilities vote or are even able to get in the polling places are definitely rant-worthy. Read why we all need to rock the disabled vote!" 

Madeleine Begun Kane presents Just Call It The McPettiness Express posted at Mad Kane's Political Madness. 

Archvillain presents Not This Crap Again! posted at A Dark and Sinister Force for Good, saying, "What is WRONG with these people?" 

Joe Hayes presents Political Jokes posted at Restoring Your Finances and Your Faith, saying, "Some really funny politically oriented jokes, just in time for the Election! Includes Barack Obama and John McCain related humor, and quotes from famous people too." 

Madeleine Begun Kane presents An Obsessive's Lament posted at Mad Kane's Political Madness. 

taucan62 presents Obama Landslide, Race Issue Laid To Rest posted at rjjrdq's America, saying, "Race card? What race card?" 

Bill Spohnholtz presents Social Security Sense posted at Learn The Stock Market And How to Trade. 

Archvillain presents Tangled webs, etc. posted at A Dark and Sinister Force for Good, saying, "The majority should not have the power to deny minorities their civil rights by referendum." 

Joseph presents The Obama Plan – What It Includes posted at Penny Pinching. 

Wenchypoo presents This Just In: What to Expect From an Obama Nation (or Abomination) posted at Wisdom From Wenchypoo's Mental Wastebasket. 

Coralie presents Is America Going Red? posted at Happily Oblivious. 

Machione presents Now, More Than Ever, It's Time To Make America PURPLE. posted at Fear And Loathing - The Gonzo Papers, saying, "Who is the "us" that is being represented in Washington, D.C. and {insert the name of your state's capital city}? It's the fanatics at the farthest ends of the spectrum that are setting the agenda and creating the environment in which we are expected to survive. The majority of us are silent in terms of what counts." 

 SjP presents say what? posted at Sojourner's Place, saying, "Can somebody please tell me what the hell Sarah Palin was saying when Wolf asked her: Is there anything new that you want to come up with -- a new Sarah Palin initiative that you want to release right now?

PALIN: Sitting here in these chairs that I’m going to be proposing but in working with these governors who again on the front lines are forced to and it’s our privileged obligation to find solutions to the challenges facing our own states every day being held accountable, not being just one of many just casting votes or voting present every once in a while, we don’t get away with that. We have to balance budgets and we’re dealing with multibillion dollar budgets and tens of thousands of employees in our organizations.

I'm serious, what the hell was she talking about?" 

Jacob presents Rant on society’s expectations … posted at Early Retirement Extreme. 

Steve Gillman presents Social Security Rip Off posted at The New Ideas Blog. 

Wenchypoo presents One Nation Underachieving posted at Wisdom From Wenchypoo's Mental Wastebasket. 

Ben Connor Barrie presents Building a Sustainable Economy posted at Grown Ass People, saying, "How can we build a more sustainable and equitable economy from the global financial crisis?" 

SpkTruth2Pwr presents Rosa Parks-She refused to stand up posted at The Apathy Remedy, saying, "The power of leadership is not reserved only for the formally educated or the obvious candidates. It can be reserved for the person who decides to say enough is enough" 

The Edjumakator presents Edjukashun posted at The Edjumakator, saying, "Gettin learnd is impotant" 

BH presents An India-Israel-United States Alliance: The Last Great Hope for Humanity posted at Bangladeshi Hindu, saying, "Dr. Richard Benkin, Jewish activist in the movement to protect human rights of Hindus living under fascist Islamic nation of Bangladesh talks about the need for a friendly alliance between Israel, US and India" 

M Wilson presents American Car Manufacturers Cry Foul posted at Ignorant Mouth, saying, "The economic downturn is not to blame for the decline in the American automotive industry" 

Madeleine Begun Kane presents Dear Bush, Doesn't Your Brush Need Clearing? posted at Mad Kane's Political Madness.

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