Politics

by / on April 26, 2017 at 2:05 pm / in Celebrities, Education, Music / Bands, News, Politics, Science, Sexuality

Bill Nye’s New Show Recently Had A WTF Musical Performance

A song about gender fluidity and sexuality that has the internet cringing in pain! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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by / on February 16, 2017 at 10:18 pm / in Country, Current Events, Government, Politics

THIS is Why #45 Thinks ‘A Good Relationship With Russia Wouldn’t Be So Bad.’

Trumpgate or Kremlingate? Just follow the money and connect the dots…

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by / on April 15, 2015 at 3:49 pm / in Country, Culture, Government, Politics

If You Hate Taxes & Government, Please Kindly Stop Doing The Following…

Many right-wing sources of media coerce people on a mass scale into railing hard against things like paying taxes and Government. The problem is these people don’t fully think about how they’re actually railing against their own interests. In addition to a long list of goods and services, Government is our only hope, through legislation, at keeping things like dirty […]

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by / on April 13, 2015 at 12:36 pm / in Country, Current Events, Education, Government, Politics

“What Has Hillary Accomplished?”

I keep hearing this question from right wingers: “What has Hillary accomplished?” If people would take five minutes and do some research instead of maliciously implying that she hasn’t accomplished anything, they could save themselves the embarrassment of looking like an ass when someone like me informs them. Here’s what I was able to find in a quick google search […]

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by / on December 13, 2014 at 12:37 pm / in Country, Culture, Government, Media, Philosophy, Politics, Society

Hate The Government?

Discussion topic submitted by: Scott Hacker, Taboo Jive blogger/admin Just a few thoughts on this line of thinking. When it comes to venting, be sure your anger and frustration are aimed in the right direction. People who rail so hard against the Government need to understand that Government is the only system set up in place to regulate corporations. Why?…because […]

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by / on December 7, 2014 at 7:18 pm / in Celebrities, Current Events, Editorials, Politics

Time Magazine Top 100

According to Managing Editor, Nancy Gibbs, Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people (with Beyonce on the cover) are significant achievers of the past year and likely to continue their powerful ways. One assumes those already showcased in past issues, are less likely to currently appear. Remember the criteria is influential, not necessarily rich, though both attributes tend to coexist, and […]

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by / on April 23, 2014 at 9:06 pm / in Country, Current Events, Editorials, Politics

Five in Robes

In poetry, this is the story of the right wing takeover of the Supreme Court, aided by the consent of the Senate. Supreme Court rulings, in effect, appointed George W. Bush president in 2000 over Al Gore. It later reduced individual rights and enhanced those of large corporations. The five right-wing justices opened the door for money to buy elections, […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 12:57 pm / in Current Events, Editorials, Education, News, Politics, Society

Chris Christie: User and Exploiter?

According to Lee Fang’s “Pensiongate” in The Nation, by the end of his first term as New Jersey (NJ) governor, Chris Christie placed state retiree assets in the hands of several hedge fund managers who have backed his political career, seeming to provide huge returns for comparatively modest campaign contributions to the Republican Governor’s Association  (RGA). You might say, “So […]

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by / on March 29, 2014 at 2:15 pm / in Current Events, Editorials, Government, Politics

Chris Christie: Costing Taxpayers?

New Jersey (NJ) taxpayers will be happy to hear that they spent over $1 million to clear their governor, Chris Christie of any Bridgegate wrongdoing – well, sort of. It did not involve the real-life investigations — the Justice Department or the NJ lawmaker, both of which are just starting. About 3 months ago, Christie hired lawyers to defend himself, […]

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by / on March 17, 2014 at 6:43 pm / in Culture, Current Events, Editorials, Government, Media, News, Politics, Uncategorized

Privatized Elections Trump Democracy

More and more, multi-millionaires and billionaires are hiding behind patriotic-sounding organizations that do their bidding – many paying no taxes – to marshal mercenary companies who in turn outsource to professional snoops and trackers secretly collecting data, and hiring production companies which produce attack ads against political opponents. With Citizens United campaign funding, political parties are becoming an afterthought. In […]

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