1. Ginger

    Midterm Senate loss

    Looks like the GOP is going to take the Senate back, and more states will go red in the Governor's races. How do you all feel about this?
  2. Use Caution

    Rep Cantor loss seat! YES!

    bye bye asshole. Eric Cantor suffered a stunning and embarrassing loss this weekend. No he didn’t lose his seat, but with 30 days to go before the primary, that now becomes a very open question. The conservatives are on the warpath and may be about to count coup with Eric Cantor...
  3. bajisima

    Huge loss for teachers unions in California

    A court ruling on Tuesday striking down job protections for teachers in California deals a sharp blow to unions — and will likely fuel political movements across the nation to eliminate teacher tenure. Huge loss: teachers unions in California case - POLITICO.com
  4. Babba

    Food Stamps Cuts Cause Loss at Walmart

    (I wanted to link directly to the Financial Times article but you have to sign up with them to access it.) The author of this post nails it with this: Walmart’s holiday profits are way down. Food stamp cuts are a big part of the reason. by Kathleen Geier | Political Animal | The Washington...
  5. meridian5455

    Facebook bans woman's weight loss photo

    A woman's weight loss photo appears to have been deemed inappropriate for Facebook.Marilyn McKenna of Washington State posted the image to her Facebook page. It shows her fitting both of her legs inside one leg of a pair of her old pants. McKenna posted the photo to celebrate losing more than...
  6. meridian5455

    White House Forces Obamacare Insurers To Cover Unpaid Patients At A Loss

    Of all of the last-minute delays, website bungles, and Presidential whims that have marred the roll-out of Obamacare’s subsidized insurance exchanges, what happened on Thursday, December 12 will stand as one of the most lawless acts yet committed by this administration. The White...
  7. Cicero

    The Day John Boehner Admitted He's Totally at a Loss

    The Day John Boehner Admitted He's Totally at a Loss The speaker is out of ideas for dealing with his restive right wing. Molly Ball Sep 12 2013 On Tuesday, after John Boehner’s last gambit to pass a government-funding bill ran aground in the face of a Tea Party revolt, a reporter asked...
  8. Babba

    Loss Of Government Jobs Is Holding Back The Economy

    The Loss Of Government Jobs Is Holding Back The Economy This is one of the consequences of cutting government spending during an economic downturn.
  9. teamosil

    BP CEO: 'We Deeply Regret The Tragic Loss Of $4.5 Billion'

    LONDON—After his company agreed to plead guilty to 14 criminal charges in connection with the Deep Horizon accident and oil spill, BP chief executive Bob Dudley released an official statement Thursday expressing his “profound and heartfelt remorse” over the loss of $4.5 billion in fines. “All of...
  10. Blueneck

    Romney blames greedy voters for loss

    He's going with the "people voted for free stuff" rationale in explaining his loss to campaign donors. I can't help but wonder if this is is just him sticking it to the party on his way out the door. He had to know this would be news. He had to know this confirms the 47% thing. He had to know...
  11. Cicero

    2012 GOP Presidential election loss: Yeah, you built that!

    Why Mitt Romney Lost—and the GOP Will Continue to Lose The party's message is confused, contradictory, and unconvincing. Nick Gillespie | November 9, 2012 How did Mitt Romney and the Republican Party blow it all so badly? The short answer is that the GOP insisted on pushing...
  12. Aaronssongs

    Election Was 'Total Absolute Loss' For Republicans

    Joe Scarborough: Election Was 'Total Absolute Loss' For Republicans (VIDEO) Joe Scarborough continued to lament the losses of Republicans across the country on Friday, calling the election "a devastating defeat" for the party.Chuck Todd broke down the results of the Senate...
  13. michaelr

    JPMorgan Loss Could Be Next 'Shock' Event

    JPMorgan Loss Could Be Next 'Shock' Event Remember, in my 160 day I said JP would need a bailout. The fed might have put the big thud off for a week or so, but it looks like it is still on track.
  14. whitedog

    Romney win or loss, here is america's future!

    Greed and Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital | Politics News | Rolling Stone
  15. jackalope

    Coach punched female player in the face after loss: police

    NOT what hs sports is supposed to be about - obviously! :mad:
  16. C

    Individual Mandate Memory Loss?

    MItt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Ted Stevens, Jesse Helms, Trent Lott, and just about everyone else in the Republican Party has bee very local about how evil the "Individual Mandate" is, how fascist it is, and how unconstitutional it is. There's only one small problem: it's their fucking idea...
  17. R

    MSNBC Hosts Grieve Over Kucinich Loss In Ohio

    awwwww, denny's gone. get the tissues. good riddance. "That's amazing," a shocked Rachel Maddow reacted to the news that Dennis Kucinich lost his primary race on Super Tuesday. Kucinich lost his district after Ohio redrew their Congressional lines, leaving him to run in a nearby district...
  18. michaelr

    Santorum Becomes Millionaire After U.S. Senate Loss

    Santorum Becomes Millionaire After U.S. Senate Loss Well looky here he is just another criminal.
  19. Rev. Hellh0und

    WS Protesters Calling For ‘Day Of Action’ Following Loss Of Camp In Zuccotti Park

    Key quotes; "In a video posted on YouTube after protesters were evicted from Zuccotti Park, a demonstrator in the crowd says “On the 17th, we’re going to burn New York City to the ground.” Warning: Graphic Language – Watch the video below: Later in the video, he then goes on to...
  20. meridian5455

    Fannie Mae loss widens, asks taxpayers for $7.8B

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Mortgage giant Fannie Mae is asking the federal government for $7.8 billion in aid to cover its losses in the July-September quarter. The government-controlled company said Tuesday that it lost $7.6 billion in the third quarter. Low mortgage rates reduced profits and declining...