Thursday, January 12, 2012

Cough, Cough, Cough

Clean air?  Clean water? A clean environment?  These are not goals pushed by the Republican presidential candidates.  The Sierra Club has posted the Republican view at Vimeo (h/t DailyKos):

Real Republicans on the EPA from Sierra Club National on Vimeo.

(Note:  They might look like sock puppets, but, in my humble opinion, they capture the true essence and personality of Newt, Mitt, Paul, and Santorum. I'm especially fond of the eyebrows.)  

Romney didn't ask what American citizens thought about having clean water, air, and environment. Romney asked "...some of the oil and gas executives...." their opinions.  As you can see, Romney is more interested in the views of corporations and their CEO's than those of the American people.  We must remember that Romney thinks "..corporations are people too, my friend..."  However, we should remind Romney that corporations answer to stockholders who are looking for profits. Elected officials answer to their constituents who are looking for a stable, safe life.

Just when you thought it was safe to......

I wish he would . . . We wanted him to this time.”
Laura Bush, on the prospect of her brother-in-law Jeb running for president, in a speech Wednesday in Sarasota, Fla., reports the Herald-Tribune
OMG!  Haven't we suffered enough under the Bush family????  We don't need another Bush.