political

  1. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (-1)

    Narrator: The huge black dog was taken out from the dungeon and chained to the gate of the old man's mountain fortress next day. Meanwhile, the priest was riding a white horse like the wind towards the old man's mountain fortress which was a magnificent castle built on top of a high rock...
  2. Djinn

    Political Schisms Arise in the Furry Community

    Sorry... While reading the article, I came up with the thread title, and knew I had to post it, with excerpts from the article. For the sake of this particular thread, posts along the line of WTF will not be considered derailing. There is only so much we can expect from the PH community...
  3. DemoWhip

    Cook Political just moved another 13 House districts in the direction of Democrats

    Cook Political just moved another 13 House districts in the direction of Democrats By Kerry Eleveld ==================================================== Democrats are on the roll now. It took the American voter to see what Republicans are actually doing to their benefits and services...
  4. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (11)

    Narrator: By nightfall, the priest came to a thatched cottage. After knocking at the door, an elderly man came out. The priest asked him to let him lodge in the house for the night. The owner agreed, saying he had a spare room for any weary traveller who knocked at his door. Inside the house, he...
  5. bajisima

    Thomas Piketty: Western political parties favor the elites

    Agree or disagree? In a new paper, French political economist Thomas Piketty, author of the bestselling 2013 book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century," argues that Western political parties on the right and left have both become parties of the "elites." He goes on to explain the...
  6. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain

    Narrator: Since he left his homeland, the priest had travelled miles of rough terrain in the daytime and lodged mainly in an inn or slept on a tree at night. One month after meeting the twin brother of the Old Man of the Mountain, he came to a mountain stream near a forest. After tying his horse...
  7. Davocrat

    Political Sasquatches

    Gary Johnson voters who call out Trump.
  8. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (9a)

    Narrator: When the priest almost reached the peak, he found a half-naked old man, dressed only in a loin cloth, meditating beside a large box at the entrance of a cave. With a long white beard and stringy locks of hair that resembled dreadlocks, the old man looked like a sadhu, ascetic or holy...
  9. N

    Public-Employee Unions: Only a Lousy Right-Winger Would Call Us Political

    Public-Employee Unions: Only a Lousy Right-Winger Would Call Us Political The union backlash against Mark Janus only proves he’s right Labor bosses, Democrats, and progressive activists raged against Illinois government worker Mark Janus last week as the Supreme Court considered his...
  10. Darkman

    Putin praises Trump, says U.S. political system 'eating itself'

    Putin praises Trump, says U.S. political system 'eating itself' Putin praises Trump, says U.S. political system 'eating itself'
  11. Davocrat

    America has a political boss, not a president

    Remember all the "King Obama" comments in the face of some of the most innocuous governmental leadership? Obama's democratic leadership was effective on some fronts and you might not have liked some of the results, but Obama did NOT assume very much executive fiat nor continually imply that...
  12. L

    How Did Hillary Get FBI, FISA To Do Her Political Dirty Work?

    DWS bankrupts the DNC, Hillary steps in to bankroll it to lock up the nomination, then Hillary spends millions to produce two Trump dossiers and her operatives use that as the basis of a phony Trump investigation by the FBI...
  13. the watchman

    do you think there's something wrong with your political rivals - mentally?

    just thought I'd ask and see where the discussion went. There are those who make that claims on both sides - left and right.
  14. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (10)

    Narrator: After the priest reached the summit, he began his descent down the other side of the mountain. Soon he reached a dense forest where he spotted a dark figure near a tree. As he approached the spot, he saw a woman hanging herself with a rope on a tree. Before the noose could tighten...
  15. Goofball

    Political: Schumer/Dems got “rolled” in shutdown.

    Politico: Schumer/Dems got “rolled” in shutdown. Understatement of the year so far. https://www.politico.com/story/2018/01/22/government-shutdown-deal-democrats-lose-355997
  16. J

    What will happen to the right wing political hate machine. When Trump is dumped

    I say it will collapse on itself and it should . They knew what a scum ball Trump was but he distributed the wealth to the top and that is the total reason that the right wing of today exists. Don't believe the Christian bullshit don't believe the gun bullshit and don't believe the Abortion...
  17. Amelia

    Do political forums change hearts and minds?

    Seems we mostly argue in circles ... and seems we often draw our own lines deeper during the arguments. But in my case, political forums did cause a change in me. It started at another forum. There was a beleaguered Republican whom few accepted as a Republican because he supported unions...
  18. cpicturetaker12

    POLITICAL CARTOONISTS mock TRUMP!!

    https://www.politico.com They are being kind! Sample...
  19. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (9)

    Narrator: The priest detected a foul odour which grew stronger as he walked along a mountain pass. He asked a man who was chopping wood nearby. Priest: Hi! Do you know where the stench comes from? Woodcutter (speaking in a hoarse voice through a surgical mask): It originates from...
  20. PACE

    Far Right German soldier caught conspiring to kill prominent political leaders

    and blame it on refugees. Yeah, these are "stable" people German soldier charged in far-right plot against politicians - Houston Chronicle