July 25, 2016 By Jack Jodell (in association with the brilliant BURR DEMING, creator of and chief author over at FAIR AND UNBALANCED.COM – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column).
“Democrats legislate. Republicans investigate.”
– Lyndon B. Johnson –
Hello, everyone. Those words from former Democratic President Lyndon B. Johnson ring more true than ever these days. It’s the start of a new week, and today begins the 2016 Democratic Party National Convention in the city of brotherly love called Philadelphia. Barring somevery unforeseen development, the nomination for President of our first woman by a major political party is almost a certainty. Yes, Hillary Clinton and her handpicked running mate, former VA. governor Tim Kaine, should receive the Democratic nomination for President and Vice President, respectively. It is this blogger’s hope that they will go on to defeat the Trump-Pence ticket in this November’s general election. While I would have preferred a more progressive pair, I will accept, campaign, and vote for these Democratic nominees, as I believe voting for the alternative, fearmongering Republican candidates would be not only hideous, but catastrophic as well.
It is no secret that Hillary Clinton is rabidly hated by most of the Tea Party-infested, reactionary Republicans. They and their new standard bearer, the bombastic bully Donald Trump, will do all that they can to further smear and tarnish her name. Their hatred is unfounded and beyond all rationality. They demonize her at the slightest provocation and go way outside of the bounds of common decency in their constant attempts to heap piles and piles of abuse on her.Though an exhaustive 11 hour long congressional hearing found her innocent of wrongdoing for the horrible deaths at Benghazi, she is still found to be at fault, and, in the blind and vicious eyes of many of these hateful partisans, is believed to be criminally liable – no matter what. That is why we heard Trump opportunistically call her “crooked Hillary” so often during the primaries, and other equally deluded extremist reactionaries yelling out “lock her up!” numerous times during the recently concluded Republican convention. Their elected Republican counterparts have wasted not only time, but millions of taxpayer dollars on repeated congressional hearings aimed at discrediting her in any way. They have failed miserably in these attempts, and have proven the accuracy of LBJ’s statement.
In today’s offering, podcaster extraordinaire BURR DEMING examines a number of the ridiculous trumped-up “scandals” which have arisen over the years around Hillary Clinton, dating back even as far as her days as First Lady. He shows just how ludicrous these repeated and failed Republican attempts have been.
Burr says, “If Hillary Clinton is innocent of wrongdoing, you have to wonder why there is so much scandal. Well, gather round.”
Click below to hear.
Be sure to support independent, commercial-free media by becoming a member of FREE SPEECH TV! Visit their site at http://www.freespeech.org/ and see what you’ve been missing on corporate-owned mainstream networks. Consider pledging any amount – it’s all tax deductible – and you’ll be aiding the growing millions who want an alternative to constant corporate lies and distortion. Become a member TODAY! 🙂
JOIN THE RESPECTFUL REVOLUTION BY VISITING http://www.respectfulrevolution.org/ AND BE AMAZEDAT THE BEAUTY OF WHAT EVERYDAY PEOPLE DOING RESPECTFUL THINGS CAN ACCOMPLISH! THESE INCREDIBLE PROGRAMS ARE NOW ONCE MORE ON FREE SPEECH TV EACH SATURDAY AT 11:00 PM EASTERN!!!:-) YOU CAN ALSO STREAM IT LIVE AT http://www.freespeech.org/ THIS IS QUALTY FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT THAT IS BOTH INSPIRING AND UPLIFTING, AND SHOULD NOT BE MISSED – TELL YOUR FRIENDS! 🙂
BE WITH US LIVE nearly every Sunday from 6 – 7 PM Eastern Time on BlogTalkRadio’s HERE-BE-MONSTERS THE SUNDAY SHOW. My co-hosts GWEN BARRY of ROUNDTREE7 Blog, WAYNE JOHNSON of MINDS AND TIMES OF F. WAYME JOHNSON, and I discuss a wide range of political, social, and economic topics in an open forum, often with additional guest activists and input from the fine cadre of writers found at the Roundtree7 site. Past guests have included ELEANOR GOLDFIELD of ACT OUT!; DANIELLE GUILDAY of The THOM HARTMANN PROGRAM; DENNIS TRAINOR of Acronym TV; comedian LEE CAMP of RT America, author and noted historian Prof. RONALD FEINMAN, and many more! Call in to participate at (213) 816-0357 , or click on this link to hear an archive of past shows: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/here-be-monsters