1. GordonGecko

    Victory has a 1000 fathers....

    Think it was Julius Caesar who said that. So now expect every Rightwing group or person with an agenda to declare that THEIR issue was "the reason that Trump won." "Pro-lifers" will claim it was "Hillary's position on late-term abortion". Anti-immigrant types will claim it was "the...
  2. libertariat720

    Founding Fathers Warned Of 2 Party Division

    I see it on this board, the MSM, talk radio, and the local local lions club. The opposing party is a bunch of mentally-ill, ignorant, racist, idiots who are dangerous to the welfare of the republic and must be stopped at all costs.
  3. cpicturetaker12

    Trump spokesperson 'use of the P word is like words used by the 'founding fathers'!

    And the RW DEFENSE comes on to the field. Did the founding fathers stand in front of cameras and microphones so that MILLIONS could hear their vulgarity?? (Besides I thought the founding fathers were 'gentlemen'). Trump spokesperson tells CNN: Donald Trump is like a ‘Founding Father’ when he...
  4. B

    Would the Founding Fathers be Proud of Today's America?

    I think the Founding Fathers would be amazed at what America has turned into. They would be so disappointed in today's leaders of this country. If I recall correctly, George Washington claimed that political parties would ruin this country. Our two-way system has made the country almost as...
  5. P

    The words of the founding fathers on the second amendment

    The second amendment is supposed to be an individual right... my @$$. These quotes are straight out of the mouth of the authors of the constitution: James Madison: Selected Quotes of James Madison "The second amendment to be proposed to our constitution will ensure a strong national...
  6. M

    How would have the Founding Fathers reacted to how our government is running today?

    Would they have been happy with this? Would they have been completely upset because it wasn't their goal to make it like this? Would they be surprised to think we still use the original Constitution today? Et cetera.
  7. M

    Why do cons keep trying to claim that our liberal founding fathers were one of them?

    The Founding Fathers on regulating corporations. 1. “If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their money, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them (around the banks), will deprive the people of their...
  8. godlessheathen

    Texas, Moses, and the Founding Fathers

    Texas approves textbooks with Moses as Founding Father This is the second story in a row I've seen that I'm still trying to wrap my head around. First the EPA and scientists, now this. But this is Texas, so it's not very surprising. Scary, though.
  9. Jets

    14 Year Old fathers child with 20 year old woman and ordered to pay child support....

    Alleged Statutory Rape Victim Ordered To Pay $15,000 In Child Support When Nick Olivas was 14, he claimed he had an alleged -- and illicit -- affair with a 20-year-old woman. Two years ago, when the older woman filed for public assistance, Olivas, 24, learned that he was the father of...
  10. bajisima

    Little girl gives her fathers resume to the First Lady

    Kids do the darndest things..A young girl who was at the White House for the annual "Take your kids to Work day" surprised the FLOTUS when she gave her a copy of her dads resume. Her dad has been unemployed for the past three years. Girl gives jobless dad's résumé to first lady Michelle...
  11. meridian5455

    Pelosi: the Founding Fathers Would Totally Support Obamacare

    America’s Founding Fathers fiercely held to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness—values which Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) claimed align seamlessly with Obamacare. Pelosi explained why the law is “very sound policy” during a press conference Friday: To go to back to our founders once again...
  12. angryamerican

    a proper view of Thanksgiving and our founding fathers

    It?s Like Visually Delicious Stuffing For Your Brain: An Animated Thanksgiving History Lesson a bit funny, a bit educational at the same time.
  13. Raoul_Duke

    So just what did the founding fathers think about wealth...

    "To take from one, because it is thought his own industry and that of his fathers has acquired too much, in order to spare to others, who, or whose fathers, have not exercised equal industry and skill, is to violate arbitrarily the first principle of association, the guarantee to everyone the...
  14. Rev. Hellh0und

    Founding Fathers' Tavern Closed by Government Shutdown

    This president, making it hurt wherever and whenever possible. This private business for no reason is being hurt so that this president can make his statement. Note, it was NOT shut down during the 1996 government shut down. Is there any doubt obama is going out of his way to make it hurt?
  15. bajisima

    Men with smaller testicles are more nurturing fathers

    A new Emory University study reveals that men who have smaller testicles are more nurturing, loving dads. "Over the past decade, science has found that men across cultures undergo a transformation if they become nurturing fathers. Attentive fathers in the Philippines, Africa, Europe and North...
  16. meridian5455

    TN Man “Fathers” 30 Kids But Can’t Support Any

    TN Man “Fathers” 30 Kids But Can’t Support Any | WREG.com — Memphis News & Weather from WREG Television, News Channel 3 Sounds like he needs to get a few more jobs (and a vasectomy)
  17. bajisima

    Founding Fathers

    Fun question. My daughter hung out with her twentysomething friends last weekend and they argued about politics and the founding fathers. The main argument was "if the founding fathers were able to see the US today, what would they think?" One side said they would be amazed at life today and...
  18. B

    Not your fathers BUTTERBALL Turkey, no siree!

    Ah, the famous BUTTERBALL turkey, an absolute must on everything Thanksgiving table. Unfortunately, some nutbags on the Right think that Shariah Law is creeping into our lives... ...get this... (snicker, snicker)... through muslim turkeys. Yepp. No shit. Pamela Geller, who sometimes makes...
  19. Sgt Meowenstein

    Michele Bachmann: John Quincy Adams Was 'One Of Our Founding Fathers'

    Looks like Bachmann's handlers need to give her some more history lessons. The woman is an idiot.