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Rape, Shmape, the GOP All Up in Your…

Coerced to accept penetration by any object is called what? Figure it out by the logic of Paul Ryan: [flashvideo filename=http://squareone-learning.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/PaulRyan31.flv /] Ladies, get ready to hand over your body to the GOP, as Ann and Mitt prepare for (your) … Continue reading

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The Plutocrat’s Wife – Caption Contest

Caption Contest. [Marie] Anntoinette Romney, wife of Willard. who famously scraped by with the Mittster in college by clipping coupons, eating macaroni and chesse, and, “living on Mitt’s investments.” The Romney strategy is currently surprising basic: rev up the base … Continue reading

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Paul R-Ayn, “I give out Atlas Shrugged as Christmas presents”

Paul Ryan in remarks this weekend, about President Obama. “Whatever the explanations, whatever the excuses, this is a record of failure.” Linguists could parse Ryan’s phrase, whatever the explanations. I’d be curious to learn more about its construction. Actually, Paul R-Ayn, explanations do … Continue reading

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Racing to Nowhere, Or to Iran?

Josh Green, quoting Romney’s Twitter nemesis, comedian Rob Delaney, “Romney fascinates me endlessly,” Delaney said before his show at a Montreal comedy festival last week. “He’s such an attractive target comedically because more than any other candidate in my lifetime, … Continue reading

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Ideological Nonsense – a Coin of Willard’s Realm; and Recycling ‘Austrian’ Inanities

Culture Does Matter By Mitt Romney July 31, 2012 National Review During my recent trip to Israel, I had suggested that the choices a society makes about its culture play a role in creating prosperity, and that the significant disparity … Continue reading

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Precisely

But it sure helps to face a candidate as uncomfortable in his own skin, as likely to say by accident what he really means and as wrong for the times as Mitt Romney. In an era when even conservatives are … Continue reading

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Richie Rich Living Differently

What a week Willard has put together! (Essential: Steve Benen’s Romney’s Lies) (h/t Digby for pic. If you’re looking for free stuff you don’t have to pay for? Vote for the other guy, that’s what he’s all about, okay? That’s … Continue reading

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Mythological or Necessitarian Understanding?

The Church of the Latter Day Saints – Mormon Channel Andrew Sullivan: The Line Between a Cult and a Religion Question: Is literal belief in the truth of the account of the creation of the Mormon Church a necessary commitment … Continue reading

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Diamonds Are Forever

But several media outlets — including the Times, CNN, and the British newspaper The Telegraph have reported that Mitt Romney will in fact take time from the campaign to attend the opening ceremonies of the Olympics with his wife on … Continue reading

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