mikemfr

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  • mikemfr commented on the diary post Report: Scottdemort Turned Off Florida’s Republican Absentee Voters by Jim White.

    2011-02-02 18:20:33View | Delete

    I don’t envy you. Florida appears poised to be one of the first and, unfortunately, one of the most brutally victimized states by one of the worst of the worst elected in November. I still cannot understand what the voters of Florida were thinking. My thoughts are with you.

  • mikemfr commented on the blog post History in the (Re)Making

    2011-01-30 12:18:10View | Delete

    Back in those days we also learned that, unlike the Russians) we didn’t didn’t need to carry papers to prove that we were citizens and that America was the land of opportunity. We also thought that a “citizen” was a person and not a corporate entity and that criminals wore masks and carried guns, they didn’t wear suits and carry Blackberries.
    This is why I don’t understand how people from my generation seem to buy all of this bullshit. It certainly wasn’t what we learned in school.

  • mikemfr commented on the diary post On Obama’s Behalf, Gibbs Stabs the Middle-Class in the Back by Teddy Partridge.

    2010-12-03 07:40:19View | Delete

    I do have some physical problems from a car accident years ago that limit the jobs that I can apply for but after years of working around them it’s not a concession that I want to make, at least at this point. I’m capable, willing and able to contribute my services and I don’t even [...]

  • mikemfr commented on the diary post On Obama’s Behalf, Gibbs Stabs the Middle-Class in the Back by Teddy Partridge.

    2010-12-02 19:37:53View | Delete

    I’m 60, I’m unemployed, under the best of circumstances I can collect unemployment for 15 to maybe 18 weeks, worst case my payments ended Tuesday and I’ll likely never find another job. Even if an extension is passed it will occur only because those people who nearly destroyed the global economy will have extracted another [...]