Talking Points Memo slices and dices the 999 Plan. Also check out their analysis of whether the Republican Party is advocating tax increases on the middle class.

Inspiration: the work of Anke Merzbach. 

Inspiration: the work of Anke Merzbach

Larry Wilmore’s tongue-in-cheek take on voting for black candidates.

President Obama’s speech on American Jobs Act (9/8/11).


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Live feed re: scheduled (and delayed) execution of Troy Davis.

President Obama on jobs for veterans: “You fought for us, now we’re fighting for you.”