New Study Proves Once Again That “Trickle-Down Economics” Are A Massive Scam

How many times have you heard conservatives tell you that the rich are taxed too much? To hear the proponents of trickle-down economics tell it, you’d think that multi-millionaires and billionaires are the financial equivalent of the polar bear – an endangered species that must be protected at all costs. Every year, the poor billionaire […]

Something You Won’t Hear From Fox News: The Nation’s Deficit Is Disappearing

Usually every chance they get, Republicans like to point at Democrats and refer to them as “tax and spend” liberals. Throughout most of President Obama’s term, he has been blamed for the debt, which is now closing in on 18 trillion dollars. To be fair, the national debt has increased during his presidency; but what […]

Bill O’Reilly Might Have Just Made the Dumbest Statement About Liberals I’ve Ever Seen Him Make

As a liberal, it goes without saying I rarely agree with anything Bill O’Reilly says.  In fact, I think he’s a giant blowhard who doesn’t even believe half the crap he says.  While he champions his show to be “spin free,” anyone with half a brain knows that line is complete garbage. An obviously biased […]

If Republicans Would Just Get Out of the Way, Our Economy Would Be Much Better Off

There are a few indisputable facts about our economy since Obama became President of the United States.  We’ve created nearly 7 million jobs, unemployment dropped from a high of 10.1% down to 7.4%, stocks continue to set records and corporate profits have also hit record highs.  Oh, and despite popular right-wing rhetoric, we’ve seen the […]

Poll: Many Americans Believe President Obama is No Different Than a Killer Whale

Recently, the Sheridan Heritage Endowed Endeavors Publication polled Americans on a few questions related to President Obama.  And as it turns out, about 20% of the respondents polled believe President Obama is no different than an orca—more popularly known as a killer whale. How is it that such a large percentage of Americans believe President […]

A Few Dates You Should Share With Republicans

In my experience debating with Republicans, it doesn’t seem many know how to read a calendar.  I constantly see them blame things on President Obama which happened before he took office. On that note, I decided to throw together a few dates Republicans should know, since they seem confused about exactly when a lot of […]

The Con of Trickle-Down Economics

Here is a quick explanation of Trickle-Down Economics: The belief that as revenue increases for the wealthy, or big corporations, those excess revenues will then “trickle down” to the rest of us by the way of more jobs, increased pay and better benefits. Sounds great, right?  In theory, yes it does. However, it doesn’t take […]