With the corporate media i.e. Fox and MSNBC in full campaign mode, and with only mere 140 or so days before we go to the polls, who is the better choice? Romney the flip flopper who can't seem to take a real stand on an issue. Or Obama the one who has in 3 years taking this country a direction where I can only describe as better than when Bush left it. I will point out that Obama has broken some promises to us, by not closing Gitmo like he said and basically keeping the Bush tax cuts. But…See More
"It seems to me the German austerity isn't working. Britain has so much debt I'm surprised that they are still functioning. Ireland is a good example of how austerity is not working. They are suffering with 14% unemployment and…"
It's not usually much fun to mix politics with rock'n'roll, which is why we've set up a completely separate group just for discussions relating to political issues, religion, society, and current events.See More
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"We never recorded anything , except one show got taped. Think he played to two people , Brian's Wife and Kevin , Jr. (Chamber Strings , Mystery Girls.) who broke the record ,by seeing 2 of the 3 total shows I played on. Brian kept the band…"
"Wow. You've almost got more notches on your belt than Jesse Hector. Makes no difference , as long as it's good music. i understand , tho' , at the time, one was expected to take sides , musically , in The UK. Not that it…"
"We're a happy Family & I don't care are my favorite Ramones tunes, but like it's already said it's hard to name a bad one. Glad I saw them when I had the chance.
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"M.O.T.O had been around for centuries in Chicago before Paul moved (I forget where. ) . They started out as a two - piece , Paul and a female Drummer , then , a trio , different from the one that's best known , today. They did'nt become…"
"I used to have a massive record collection but 'lost' it all at the end of a relationship. The only piece I haven't found again (on cd, digital, etc) was a Creep Records Compilation called DAD I CAN'T BREATHE. I've…"
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