Tiger Tale Journal -- Cat Thoughts on Life, Religion and Politics

The greater part of what my neighbors call good, I believe in my soul to be bad, and if I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior. What demon possessed me that I behaved so well? --Henry Thoreau

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Saturday, July 31, 2010

Boycott Target and Send Emmer Home

The Target Corporation is supporting Tea Party Republican Tom Emmer--who donated money to a Christian group that supports killing gays.
Emmer is the Republican candidate for Minnesota governor.
Emmer wants wages reduced for waiters.
He thinks waiters make $100,000 a year in undisclosed tips.
He wants reduced sentences for DWI offenders.
He has had two DWI convictions himself and refuses to answer when asked if he still drinks.
Emmer is clearly either drunk or crazy.
It is not clear whether the Target Corporation is drunk or crazy or both.

Monday, July 05, 2010

What You Didn't Know About the Fourth of July

What you don't know about the Fourth of July--The reason taxes were so high in 1776 was simple. England was almost bankrupt due to the cost of keeping the American Colonies safe from the French, who had attacked us ten years earlier. The English rescued us and our founding fathers repaid them by attacking them.