Monthly Archives: July 2014

Rock Music Online: Video: CBS’s Ed Sullivan Show: The Doors Light My Fire From 1967

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Before I make Jim Morrison look real bad here I’ll say that this was one of The Doors best performances ever even as short as it was. The Lizard … Continue reading

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CBS Sports: Report: Mark Breech: Oakland Raiders Owner Mark Davis Meets With San Antonio: Officials: Possible Move?

Oakland Coliseum CBS Sports: Report: Oakland Raiders Owner Mark Davis Meets With San Antonio Officials: Possible Move? This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I agree with the CBS Sports Network crew that the Raiders belong … Continue reading

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Campaign For America’s Future: Opinion: Digby: No Labels Gets a Label and it’s Not Pretty: The Unrealistic Approach of No Labels

No Labels Campaign For America’s Future: Opinion: Digby: No Labels Gets a Label and It’s Not Pretty This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger No Labels even though I respect the goals of their group as … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion: Joshua Sager: GOP’s 30-Year Spin Job is Over: We Are Not a Center-Right Nation

Salon: Opinion: Joshua Sager: GOP’s 30-Year Spin Job is Over: We Are Not a Center-Right Nation This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger First of all just to comment on Joshua Sager’s column in the Salon … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Editorial Board: End Marijuana Prohibition

The New York Times: Editorial Board: Repeal Marijuana Prohibition This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I believe The New York Times hits the nail on the head by why they believe marijuana prohibition should be … Continue reading

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The Lizard King: The Doors Full Concert Live in London 1968

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat At least the early part of this concert sounds like the Oliver Stone version of The Doors from 1991 with Val Kilmer playing Jim Morrison. With The Lizard King drunk … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: See it Now: Edward R. Murrow on Senator Joe McCarthy: No Fear From 1954

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger This was not commentary on Edward R. Murrow’s part, but Ed Murrow accurately describing the dangerous actions of Senator Joe McCarthy who was the Chairman of the Select Committee … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion: Bryce Covert: We’re Arresting Poor Mothers For Our Own Failures: How Welfare to Work Should Work

The Nation: Opinion: Bryce Covert: We’re Arresting Poor Mothers For Our Own Failures I actually agree with Bryce Covert that if we are going require Welfare mothers (for lack of a better term) single mothers on Welfare to work which … Continue reading

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CBPP: Commentary: Arloc Sherman: Policymakers Often Overstate Marginal Tax Rates: How to Make Work Pay

Father of the Negative Income Tax CBPP: Commentary: Arloc Sherman: Policymakers Often Overstate Marginal Tax Rates I saw a video this afternoon of President Richard Nixon giving a speech to the country outlining his Welfare reform plan from 1969. In … Continue reading

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CBS Sports: Report: Josh katzowitz: Jon Bon Jovi Also Wants to Keep Bills in Buffalo: How the Bills Can Succeed in Buffalo

Ralph Wilson Stadium CBS Sports: Report: Josh Katzowitz: Jon Bon Jovi Also Wants to Keep the Bills in Buffalo I think it would be borderline tragic if the Bills were to ever leave the Buffalo area especially for a Canadian … Continue reading

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