Would you like Fair Wages with that?

Last week, something amazing happened. Someone spoke up for what is right on live television, and yes we’re talking about watching Stephen Colbert interview Naquasia LeGrand. Twenty-two year old Naquasia LeGrand works for KFC and has one simple message. She wants a...

Let Them Eat Cake, or Feed a Fincher, Starve a Child

The 2013 farm bill, that has recently passed a Senate vote, is expected to cut over $20 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) over the next 10 years. It is such an unnecessary mean-spirited ploy, that 26 members of Congress, all Democrats,...

Cruz Control

Just because Ted Cruz argued against the release of Michael Haley, who had been mistakenly sentenced to 14 years in prison for stealing a calculator from Walmart, even though the maximum was two years under state law, doesn’t mean he’s a bad guy. Cutting 5...

“We’ll Get There, Pop. We’ll Get There.” Michael Corleone

“So you have this neighbor who has been making your life hell. First he tied you up with a spurious lawsuit; you’re both suffering from huge legal bills. Then he threatened bodily harm to your family. Now, however, he says he’s willing to compromise: He’ll call...

Jesus Freaks, Gun Nuts, Generic Obese Suburbanites

“Jesus freaks, gun nuts, and generic obese suburbanites” was Bill Maher’s recent characterization of Congressman Alan Grayson’s definition of the Republican Party. Grayson’s actual comment was more on point and captured the GOP lunacy and...