It's time for us to find the people responsible for this mess and hold them accountable.
Which is why I am proposing the televised trial of the following: President Clinton, both Presidents Bush and the re-animated corpse of Ronald Reagan (with extra charges filed against Reagan and President Jimmy Carter for their support and sponsorship of the conservative religious terrorist organizations that inevitably mutated into Al Qaeda).
Presidents Reagan through W. would be accused of aggressively pursuing the policies of fiscal deregulation, privatization and an unchecked free market—policies that have been tried again and again throughout human history, and which have always ended in financial disaster and human suffering.
And of course we’d leave to sentence up to Glenn Beck and his gang of revenge crazed crazy old white guys.
Here they are lads, the bastards who destroyed the American dream. Them and their crazy batshit insane right wing economist friends. And (except for Clinton) their frothgobbed lunatic right wing hired assassins on Fox News and talk radio who backed their every insane utterance. And their shit-swallowing audiences. All of whom have spent decades clamoring for the exact same policies that dug us into this motherfucking bottomless shit pit.
There are your targets, angry old white guys. Go get ‘em. Me? I’m gonna get me some popcorn. This should make for
So why do Americans love them? Also: 'The Wire' sucked. And so did 'Battlestar Galactica.' And so does Kill You In The Face. Anybody not mad yet?
Rupert Murdoch knows everything. He probably ordered the immediate adoption of the Bolshevik worldview throughout the News International print empire the minute he realized that only a total imbecile could possibly sing the praises of the so-called free-market in the deregulated nightmare horror wreckage of the voodoo economy.
They’re not McDonald’s. They’re not “businesses.” Oh, sure, they’ve got to make payroll. But they are not and cannot be run as out-and-out cash cows for the greedy and the idle.
I personally spent last 25 years dumping the vilest invective imaginable on the heads of bands I consider bad, boring or merely annoying. Even with cancer, what right do I have to any immunity from those who slag back?
Are the Oath Keepers for The Man? Or for The People? And how are regular people supposed to tell "legitimate" conservatives from the nutter fringe these days, anyway?