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Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 02/05/2008 - 8:41am.
Liberal Drinkers, whomever you are for, go vote in the Primaries!
Then, tonight, revel as the results are revealed while downing a drink to democracy at a Super Fat Tuesday party.
Today is Election Day + Mardi Gras = SUPER FAT TUESDAY, a national night of gatherings.
From New York City to Colorado Springs, Nebraska to New Jersey, dozens of events will bring people together to treat election day as it should be treated -- as a holiday.
In New York, we'll be celebrating with comedians, special guests and Eating Liberally treats at The Tank. Each event is different -- though our Super Fat Tuesday site has offered bingo cards, drinking games and betting pools.
So get-out-the-vote, then celebrate the vote -- happy Super Fat Tuesday.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 02/01/2008 - 1:02pm.
McCain and Romney were in Florida, going on the pilgrimage to the sacred site where Bush stole the election in 2000. (All Republicans must make this visit at least once during their lives.)While in Florida, Romney and McCain also participated in a Republican debate and their own debate over who was a better conservative, as each one tried to prove that the other one was more "liberal," a better person and had functioning heart.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/31/2008 - 11:35pm.
I, for one, am THRILLED to learn that though the invasion of Iraq has been a humanitarian, geo-political, economic, death and ethnic cleansing-triggering disaster, these sacrifices were not in vain. Because, although we were not greeted with roses as liberators, at least we can rest assured that the people who started the war got something out of it. No, I'm not referring to no bid contracts for Halliburton and Chevron, silly. That's hardly breaking news! I'm talking about something even better! TOTALLY AWESOME SOUVENIRS for Bush and Cheney. These are the types of souvenirs that literally have Bush and Cheney's names on them. If I didn't know better I'd think they were custom made! It turns out The moribund Vice- President keeps a piece of the house where Abu Musab al Zarqawi died on display in his house. I can only assume this piece complements Cheney's already lovely collection of architectural details of the dead, which Lyn proudly displays on the family mantle. And our cow-boots wearing, tough talking* Commander in Chief has his own "wish you were here" souvenir: a pistol U.S.soldiers pulled out of Saddam Hussein's hands, when he was liberated from his spider hole, a perfect addition to Bush's growing cowboy dress-up collection, which no longer fits in the Lincoln Bedroom.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/31/2008 - 9:19am.
The President delivered a State of the Union
A candidate ran on nothing
A party doesn't stand for anything
But Obama & Clinton -- who'd both been criticized
And Edwards, in dropping out, made one last case
A reminder to all: stand for what you believe in,
And a warning: if a politician gives a speech
Ask 9iu11iani...he's now got the time to answer.
Raise a glass to the ideas Edwards raised
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 01/30/2008 - 9:56am.
Given the events in Florida, the city that gave Rudy to the world, is elated to welcome him home...because at least it means he won't be going to DC.
THE RUDY RETIREMENT PARTY
Share the sweet taste of hubris-laid-low
Rudy has climaxed his political power play
Hosted by Drinking Liberally
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 01/28/2008 - 10:56am.
The State of the Union is that peculiar time of year when President Bush's advisors get "creative": Mars! Human-animal hybrids! Hydrogen-powered cars! And could forget the classic uranium-from-Niger?
What will Bush's contribution be this year? A distraction or a deception? A lie or a laugh? While we can't know everything he'll say, we know some of it: which is what allows our friends to create the ever-dependable "State of the Union Drinking Game."
Whether you're sipping at "Freedom," taking a shot at references to Middle East peace, or gulping when the camera shows Ted Kennedy, drinking is just about the only way to watch Bush's Last Dance.
And if you want to watch with friends, check out whether your local Drinking Liberally chapters is hosting a watch party (in New York, we'll be at DCTV in Chinatown).
Make your predictions in the comments, download the game, and get good and liquored up for an evening that recognizes all good things come to an end...and so will the Bush Administration.
Plus, enjoy a cartoonish observation from Laughing Liberally's Lee Camp:
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/24/2008 - 9:02am.
After months talking about overturning Roe v Wade
Fear-monger Tom Tancredo's anti-immigrant message
After 6 Primary drubbings, voters may return
After denying recession, no wonder candidates
Clinton & Obama: there's work in the Senate
Employ yourself engaging & imbibing
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/17/2008 - 9:58am.
As the US heads toward a recession,
In the tightest 2 party primary in decades,
On climate change, international health & peace,
After 7 years of moral & political recession,
In one year, a new Pres will be inaugurated
Pontificate on the primaries with political pals
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