"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed, second it is violently opposed, and third, it is accepted as self-evident."
Arthur Schopenhauer, Philosopher, 1788-1860
Thoughts on Voting
"The people who cast the votes don't decide an election; the people whoCOUNTthe votes do." -- Joseph Stalin
Friday, December 18, 2009
Al Franken Shuts Up Joe Lieberman
Former comedian Senator Al Franken of Minnesota made Democrats across America smile when he shut down shut down a speech by the ever-disgusting Senator Joe Lieberman on the Senate floor Thursday, refusing to give the Connecticut independent extra time to finish a statement on health care reform. Lieberman has been instrumental in forcing Democrats to back down on both the public option and an expansion of Medicare. Senator John McCain voiced his support for Lieberman which begs the question, "Why are these two relics still around?"