Mitt Romney & Barack Obama: The Middle Man?

Political Humor, Political Satire, Political Comedy, Restoring Truthiness

When I was a younger person in around 1984 I went to see the movie “The Karate Kid” (mostly because I had a crush on Ralph Macchio but that is another story). There was a scene in the movie where Noriyuki “Pat” Morita’s character “Mr. Miyagi” is talking to Ralph Macchio’s character aiming to give [...]

I Can Admit When I am Wrong

7th Annual Common Sense Media Awards Honoring Bill Clinton - Arrivals

It takes a big man to admit when he is wrong, and I am a big man.  More so since working primarily at a desk for the past few years.  But I am wrong nevertheless.  I have always thought it would be the Republicans that would eventually figure out a way to eliminate the United [...]

Election Poisoning

Elections: Bad for your health

A man stumbles into a hospital and claims he’s dying. A doctor looks him over, puts him in a bed and then calls over a nurse, shaking his head. The nurse asks what’s wrong. “Symptoms include pride/shame in being an Iowan, anticipation for something insignificant, and a hunger for sound bites taken out of context. [...]

The Daily Show Correspondents Explain: Political Parties – The Democratic Party

The Daily Show Correspondents Explain - Political Parties – The Democratic Party

The Daily Show correspondents have exposed the truth behind the facade of the Democratic Party which is that they are actually “in love with illegal gay Mexicans, Twitter porn and tree-hugging.” The correspondents also discuss what it’s like at a Democratic Party Picnic where you can get a little of everything including some of Jimmy [...]

The Daily Show Correspondents Explain: Political Parties – The Two-Party System

The Daily Show Correspondents Explain - Political Parties - The Two-Party System

According to the experts at The Daily Show, “the two-party system is all about choosing the candidate you’re less in hate with — unless somebody’s wealthy grandpa ruins that.” In this segment, the correspondents discuss whether the two party system is a healthy system for the United States and where this idea of “only two” [...]

Iffy Debt Ceiling Deal: “‘To the pain,’ means the first thing you lose will be…”

Iffy Debt Ceiling Deal - To the pain means the first thing you lose will be

Okay so no one is going to lose their feet below the ankles, then their hands at the wrists, next their nose, then their left eye, followed by the right – unless you’re on Medicare, maybe. But supposedly there is a tentative debt ceiling deal in the works between the Republicans and Democrats, and it’s [...]

Hitting Our Heads on the Debt Ceiling

Hitting Our Heads on the Debt Ceiling