How appropriate that as I return to my blog after the end of summer activities, the newly-restarted counter shows “1984.” I’m running into increasing numbers of references to this landmark book. No doubt a re-reading will have greater impact than when …
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++ AGENDA FOR THIS WEEK’S MEETING++ ANNOUNCEMENTS++ OKLAHOMA’S GOP RISING, DEMOCRATS DYING++ THE JOURNAL RECORD & CNN COVER THE KERN – NOVOTNY RACE++ AGENDA FOR THIS WEEK’S MEETING Our 12 noon luncheon for Wednesday, September 29th will beheld at Italiano’s restaurant, 4801 North Lincoln in OKC.
By Shelli Dawdy Why do federal elected officials seem to be impervious to the objections of their constituents, specifically when those objections are voiced in large numbers? That phenomenon was very well illustrated by the drama that reached a crescendo on October 3, 2008. Congress passed the bailout bill (TARP) despite call ratios into Congressmen […]
There was a time when the pen was mightier than the sword. That was a time when people believed in truth and regarded truth as an independent power and not as an auxiliary for government, class, race, ideological, personal, or financial interest. Today Americans are ruled by propaganda. Americans have little regard for truth, little access to it, and little ability to recognize it.
++ AGENDA FOR THIS WEEK’S MEETING++ ANNOUNCEMENTS++ ELECTION RESULTS++ THE SIGNIFICANCE OF LAST FRIDAY’S GLEN BECK SHOW++ AGENDA FOR THIS WEEK’S MEETING Our 12 noon luncheon for Wednesday, September 1st will be held atItaliano’s restaurant, 4801 North Lincoln in OKC. Our main item of
business will be discussion about the Senate candidates that have appeared before our members over the past 3 weeks. Following a time of discussion, our voting members will vote for those we want to support financially.
The TeaParty originally began in 2008 by the Presidential Candidate Ronald Paul of Texas. His supporter, crafty and creative decided to perform a mock Tea Party by throwing boxes over the side of a ship. The boxes represented the Federal Reserve System, Foreign Wars Abroad etc. Soon after that the Ron Paul Revolution marched on Washington D.C. Naturally the news outlets did not cover the event. But for the supporters of Ron Paul, seeing the thousands of marchers on D.C. proudly waving the flags of freedom and liberty was a grand moment in time.
The Koch brothers and Rupert Murdoch have self-interested and at times radical agendas that go well beyond, and sometimes counter to, the interests of those who serve as spear carriers in the political pageants hawked on Fox News.
The BA team breezed through the big 8-28 rallies in Washington, DC to test the government spending IQ of participants. Below are the questions asked in the video and the answers (with sources). But don’t spoil the fun: first watch the video and test yourself. Bush, Obama, neither, both – take the test yourself!