Now more than ever:
Politics: The conduct of public affairs for private advantage. — Ambrose Bierce
Yes, the choices are awful, but they’re clear, obvious, and, again, the choices are clear; let the Republicans get back in power and things will get a lot worse, guaranteed:
Me, I don’t love these Hitler videos, but this one is so special:
Doomed! Because truth is ignored and bullshit rules. If it can’t be stopped, it can be slowed….
Did I say bullshit rules:
Here’s the narrative you hear everywhere: President Obama has presided over a huge expansion of government, but unemployment has remained high. And this proves that government spending can’t create jobs.
Here’s what you need to know: The whole story is a myth. There never was a big expansion of government spending. In fact, that has been the key problem with economic policy in the Obama years: we never had the kind of fiscal expansion that might have created the millions of jobs we need.
But if they won’t say it, I will: if job-creating government spending has failed to bring down unemployment in the Obama era, it’s not because it doesn’t work; it’s because it wasn’t tried. (Link.)
Brilliant. Genius. Banksy: