Category Archives: Humor

If Hobby Lobby had a Vagina, They’d Want Free Birth Control

By Dan It has been 5 years since the passage of the Affordable Care Act. And for 5 years there has been  a lot of bickering, hyperbole, fear mongering, and often down-right lies. I won’t say either side is innocent … Continue reading

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CPAC 2014 – “Because It’s Never Too Early to Start Campaigning for 2016”

By Dan Conservative Political Action Conference – or CPAC; It happens every year and is pretty much exactly what you’d expect from something with that name. It’s where conservatives, including politicians, political groups, bigots “celebrities,” and others engage in a … Continue reading

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Gangsta Rap Made Me Do It: Thoughts on “Stand Your Ground” Law

Editor’s Note: I’d like to welcome the newest writer for D Street Politics, Nicole Anzuoni. She’s a good friend from back in Boston, where she is about to graduate from Emmanuel College. She’ll be a regular writer for us, and … Continue reading

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The House GOP Just Did the Smartest Thing They’ve Done in a Long Time

Writer’s note: To our loyal readers (or whoever may be left), my sincerest apologies for failing to update you with some sarcastic, cheap, easy, witty jokes and commentary regarding today’s political happenings for the last four months. Mike has been busy … Continue reading

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Everyone loses the shutdown game, but Republicans are losing it more

By Dan Fifteen days of government shutdown has produced a lot of different things. Few of them could be considered “progress.” The only thing that has become abundantly clear during this shutdown is that the Republicans are losing. And they … Continue reading

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We’re gunna shutdown like it’s 1995!

By Dan Whip out your Will Smith style windbreakers, and throw on some Mariah Carey while you wait for Xena to come on, because apparently it’s 1995! The government has shut down for the first time since 1995, and it … Continue reading

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Let’s get rid of the $1 menu (by raising the minimum wage)

By Dan Admittedly, I’m a fan of the $1 menu at McDonald’s, but not because I enjoy the food (unless we’re talking McDonald’s breakfast, in which case I would eat that stuff every morning if it wouldn’t eventually kill me). … Continue reading

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