Archive | October, 2012

@ Nebraska Republicans who Rant & Rail against Regulations: Examine this “Farm Silo Death Trap” Story & Realize there’s a Real Reason for Regs; Read it & Weep, my Friends that ALL these Deaths Could be Prevented Were it not for Big Ag.

October 30, 2012

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>Silos Loom as Death Traps on American Farms Stephen McGee Death in the Silo: The United States is producing more grain than ever, for food, feed, and commercial applications like ethanol. But as other farm work has gotten safer, gruesome grain bin accidents persist. <nyt_byline> By JOHN M. BRODER Published: October 28, 2012 61 Comments STERLING, Mich. — […]

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The Omaha World-Herald” Two Strikes: Heinous Treatment of Nancy Sebring & Not Endorsing the Gr8 Bob Kerrey; Who’s Going to be Fired for the Third?

October 30, 2012

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The poor Omaha World-Herald. In 2010, for a full year they trumpeted a Terry-Tom White “Marquee Match of the Midlands” when it wasn’t.       Now, when the Kerrey-Fischer race really is, they’re playing down the race because they’ve been SO WRONG on its outcome.       Clearly, currently the soon-to-be-chagrined OWH is […]

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Kerrey’s Race Resurrection: He can Thank the [Vince] “Powers-that-Be”

October 30, 2012

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (exclusive) by Ivy Harper Okay, how sad is it that Nebraska’s (ostensible) “Paper of Record” has managed to not endorse Bob Kerrey for each and every one of his successful political campaigns.Wouldn’t you love to watch inside scenes at the OWH when managing editors like C. David Kotok – who’s long been a […]

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Kerrey’s Race Resurrection: He can Thank the [Vince] Powers-that-Be or A True “Marquee Match of the Midlands…” Too Bad the OWH’s Always on the Wrong Side of History (& Politics) with Respect to Kerrey!

October 30, 2012

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (exclusive) by Ivy Harper The poor Omaha World-Herald. In 2010, for a full year they trumpeted a Terry-Tom White “Marquee Match of the Midlands” when it wasn’t. Now, when the Kerrey-Fischer race really is, they’re playing down the race because they’ve been SO WRONG on its outcome. Clearly, currently the soon-to-be-chagrined OWH is […]

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My Maryland Neighbors Forwarded the Kerrey Fund-raising Email Below…Meaning His Surge has Kerrey Going National Again! Awesome News.

October 30, 2012

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Fw: Important Tea Party milestone Monday, October 29, 2012 1:11 PM From: This sender is DomainKeys verified “Mary ….” <caufield…@yahoo.com> View contact details To: —– Forwarded Message —– From: Bob Kerrey <info@bobkerrey.com> To: …………………….@yahoo.com Sent: Monday, October 29, 2012 10:30 AM Subject: Important Tea Party milestone We have the momentum to win this race.  View Mobile Version Mary, Now the Omaha […]

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“The Davenport Divide” by Ivy Harper or How UNO Slandered a Nebraska Native, Hometown Girl

October 28, 2012

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (exclusive) by Ivy Harper More than six years ago, I sent UNO a fiction submission as part of the admission process for UNO’s MFA in Creative Writing Program. Turns out, the UNO Program had been deemed  a “money-maker” and was only open to out-of-state students who paid three times the tuition; additionally, just […]

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“Ten Filthy Rich, Tax-Dodging Hypocrites” by Alternet: 8 out of 10 are Registered Republicans!

October 28, 2012

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SATURDAY, OCT 27, 2012 03:53 PM EDT Ten filthy rich, tax-dodging hypocrites The “Fix the Debt” coalition pushes tax breaks for the rich and saddles the rest of us with the burden they created BY SARAH ANDERSON AND SCOTT KLINGER, ALTERNET Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein(Credit: Jason Reed / Reuters) This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Brace yourself for one […]

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Sweet Sioux City [Journal] Puts Omaha [Weird-Herald] to Shame + The Big Mo’s Gonna Kerrey Him Back to his Old Senate Stomping Grounds!

October 28, 2012

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OUR OPINION: Senate could use more leaders like Kerrey Print Email October 25, 2012 10:15 am  •  Journal editorial board (7) Comments In this time of partisan gridlock in Washington, D.C., America needs more leaders possessed of middle-ground reason and a proven track record of reaching across the political divide in search of compromise solutions to complicated problems. Without […]

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Kerrey’s Latest Press Release: A Letter to Fischer’s Godfather, Papa Joe Ricketts, Ya Think Ricketts’ll Get it or Simply Bark, “WTF!”

October 28, 2012

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Senator Kerrey Writes Letter to Joe Ricketts Regarding His Continued Spending in Nebraska Senate Race Chris Triebsch, Press Release Senator Kerrey Writes Letter to Joe Ricketts Regarding His Continued Spending in Nebraska Senate Race OMAHA –Senator Bob Kerrey has penned a letter to Deb Fischer benefactor and former Nebraskan Joe Ricketts regarding his continued efforts to buy a […]

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Breaking News: Senator Johanns’ “Ugly” Slander Against Bob Kerrey who is Not – by any Stretch of the Definition – Engaging in “Gutter” Politics. Who Does the Good Senator Think He is? Bless His Soul, He’s Out of Control with that False Allegation.

October 28, 2012

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Land Grant University Reform – 18 hours ago Senator Johanns says, “”I think Bob Kerrey unfortunately reached the conclusion that the only way he could win was to win really ugly,” What’s really ugly is coveting your elderly, generous neighbors’ land and then suing them when they won’t sell it to you. What’s also repulsive is […]

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