Archive for May, 2011

TopTen Common…. Uncommon Facts About White House Guests

May 13, 2011

First Lady Michelle Obama had some poets over to the White House this past Wednesday, to read some poetry, and one of those poets was Chicago rapper “Common”. While even casual hip-hop fans wouldn’t characterize him as a controversial rapper, Common found himself under the microscope. In question: the lyrics to “A Song for Assata,” […]

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Progressive Wednesdays………Osama, Obama, Dirty Harry, Tony Soprano, Death, and Resurrection!

May 11, 2011

It’s amazing how political fortunes can change in the blink of an eye or the squeeze of a trigger. The assassination of Osama Bin Laden has already made Barack Obama a folk hero among Progressives.  Just two weeks ago we were involved in the distracting “birther”  controversy and now we are apparently witnessing a “rebirth” […]

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TopTen surprising facts about Osama bin Laden’s whereabouts and death!

May 6, 2011

With the discovery and subsequent killing of the worlds most wanted fugitive, Osama bin Laden , it was shocking to discover that he lived in an easily accessible compound in Abbottabad, one of Pakistan’s resort cities. This so called “ mansion” hideout had regular deliveries of groceries and other items and was kept amply stocked […]

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