Liberals have two recurring nightmares about the 2016 elections. In the first, they wake up on Nov. 9, 2016, to find that Americans have elected a Republican who has spent the past year and a half promising to dismantle Obamacare, undo the Environmental Protection Agency’s clean air regulations and cut corporate taxes. In the second,…
“It’s the American dream, then it’s the American nightmare.”
Ike famously warned us about our military-industrial complex. Fifty years later, his nightmare is coming true
Two years, almost 750 job applications. Not one viable offer. This is what the American Dream has been reduced to
Horror flick It Follows opened yesterday on Friday the 13th (limited release), and so far, the reviews coming in from movie critics have been surprisingly positive. The horror genre isn’t typically a favorite of movie critics, but this time with It Follows, writer-director David Robert Mitchell seems to have delivered a solid effort. Show More Summary
Tax season is stressful enough. But if you are like countless miserable Americans trapped in the Obamacare 1095-A abyss, it’s hell on stilts on a Segway teetering over the South
The transformation of the American Dream, most broadly manifested in popular folklore as the aspiration of the US middle-class to own a home (even if it means agreeing to a 30-year loan with one's friendly neighborhood TBTF bank), into...Show More Summary
The president doesn't "love" America? Would that it were true. Would that Rudy Giuliani's five-star Republican nightmare actually paced the Oval Office, pondering how to disarm, demilitarize... defang American exceptionalism. Would that...Show More Summary
Here’s a Jeopardy!-style question for you: “Eight different species of whales can be seen in these two American seas.” Unless you’re an Iñupiaq, a marine biologist, or an Arctic enthusiast like me, it’s a pretty good guess that you can’t tell me what those seas are or what those whales are either...
Here, have some nightmare fuel. Each and every year, the hard-right conservative conference known as CPAC holds a discussion on how Republicans can best appeal to non-lily-white voters, or at least can learn not to openly insult them. Show More Summary
The below article of mine was published in the February 9, 2015 edition of the Pennsylvania Law Weekly and is republished here with permission from the publisher, American Law Media. All rights reserved. Legal Profession Improve Your Practice, Reduce Stress and Prevent Nightmares Daniel E. Show More Summary
The American Dream has been replaced with a nightmare for the working class; the harder you work, and the more jobs you take on, the more you seem to lose ground. So what can a hard working American do to get ahead? Adapt.
This is my family's American Dream story. I am a divorced, single mother, and an undocumented immigrant. I have resided in the United States for almost 30 years. We came from Pakistan, a country known for its government abuse, torture, and violence against women. Show More Summary
For five years now students from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have been taken a school field trip to a hockey game. This year one of the kid’s favorite events was made a nightmare by a group of intoxicated adults who taunted the children. Show More Summary
Life on the ship may seem a nightmare, but not for the 86-year-old American pensioner Lee Vahtsetter. She spent all her savings and sold all their possessions to even in his old age to live a happy life and fulfill all your dreams! Source: lifter.com.ua 1. For the past seven years this woman lives on […]
Post by Linda Sharps. Here’s something you didn’t know was missing from your life: an official film parody of The Walking Dead. ARC Entertainment has acquired the North American rights to the movie, which is supposed to be a Scary Movie-esque sendup of popular zombie movies and TV shows. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow just reported this amazing story. Tonight Bryan Fischer will have horrible nightmares about being mauled by bears. -- Charles Johnson (@Green_Footballs) January 29, 2015
As discussed, punk festival Skate & Surf is returning to Asbury Park on May 16 & 17 this year with a handful of great bands including Small Brown Bike, Beach Slang, The Front Bottoms, Modern Baseball, Manchester Orchestra, Dropkick....
GOP elites want Americans to think the party's boring and safe again. Maybe someone should notify the Tea Party
Comparing himself to "a victim of a drive-by shooting", attorney Alan Dershowitz says his experience of confronting claims of sexual abuse has been a nightmare that's left him disillusioned with American justice.