Tag: Puerto Rico

Why aren't voters willing to punish politicians who are undemocratic and use constitutional hardball tactics?

We’re So Fucked: Voters Unwilling to Punish Politicians for Tactics and Positions


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Why do voters tell pollsters that they support a liberal position by 60 to 70% but conservative politicians still win elections and never seem to be punished for blocking those policies? What does the survey say?

Call Your MoC about Aide to Puerto Rico for the Week of Sunday 26 January 2020


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The New Cruelty strikes again! It’s only been two years since Congress allocated disaster relief funds for Puerto Rico’s many natural disasters (two hurricanes) and the Ol’ Pussy Grabber has ALREADY gotten around to releasing them! And, with “helpful” restrictions that make it nearly impossible for the PR gov’t to use the money but allowing him to be able to say he provided it. Ain’t that sweet?

Call your MoC’s and tell them to cut the crap and help the real live Americans living in Puerto Rico.

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The Unproductive Malignant Narcissist WATCH: NEW CRUELTY Style


For several months now Rebecca and co. over at Wonkette have been calling the Ol’ Pussy Grabber’s policies, the New Cruelty, kinda like the New Deal only with cruelty. I’ve always liked the coinage, but it wasn’t until I saw the picture of the Honduran family learning that their TPS was ending that I felt moved to use it. Luckily, Rebecca gave me permission, and I’ve produced these two memes. Help me make them popular.

Imitation, flattery, Ol' Pussy Grabber, Trump, Puerto Rico

MEME: Imitation


If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then maybe we’ve gotten the Ol’ Pussy Grabber all wrong. Maybe he wasn’t humiliating, shaming, and mocking, maybe he was flattering, respecting, and imitating. His latest target, Puerto Rico because kick ’em while they’re down is his motto, right?

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