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90-percent's Journal
90-percent's Journal
February 1, 2024

Frank Zappa: American National Treasure



-90% Jimmy
January 30, 2024

big media pov on tfg back in 2016

Leslie Moonves on Donald Trump: “It May Not Be Good for America, but It’s Damn Good for CBS”

https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/general-news/leslie-moonves-donald-trump-may-871464/

oh for the fifties when mainstream journalism was a public trust and did "who what where when why" without a skew in favor of the morbidly wealthy corporate sociopaths and their perverse anti-American anti-Democracy corporations are people, my friend, agenda.

America is in as much danger right now as it was in the years before the Civil War. 60 years of Republican dumb-ing down of public schools so as to manufacture generations of imbeciles stupid enough to vote for people that hate them has resulted in the unintended consequence of destroying the American Dream and the hopes of the wisest American forefathers to create one of the first Democracies on the planet.

Quotes. When Benjamin Franklin was asked after a session of the Constitutional Convention, ""What kind of a government have you given us? "" he replied, ""A democracy, if you can keep it. "" Our republic is founded on the principle that it will continue only as long as the people keep democracy alive.

-90% Jimmy

Forever grateful for my New York state public education from 1960 to 1979, which gifted me with decent CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS.

-90% Jimmy

January 23, 2024

My life long first amendm6wnt hero:

"Take the day and walk around, watch the nazis run your town. Then go home and check yourself you think we're singing about someone else, but you're plastic people oh baby now you're such a drag" - Mothers of Invention, 1966, from the album Absolutely Free.

-90% Jimmy

January 17, 2024

interesting info on putin influence on American Congressmen.



posted here to share with DU community of progressive critical thinkers. And also so I can find it and finish watching. It's almost 3:00 AM. now back to bed and try to fall asleep this time.

-90% Jimmy
January 14, 2024

or thompson sub machine gun

like bootlegging mobsters used in the 20's. that would be cool. and it would be fashionable in current rap/gangsta sub culture.

-90% jimmy

January 14, 2024

i want the right

i want the right to bring semi automatic high capacity machine guns, or, better yet, bazookas ,into nra headquarters in dc. for some hypocritical reason, they forbid this? don't they know I'm a good guy with a gun. i'd also like to carry on the same kind of fire power when i fly commercial

-90% jimmy

January 11, 2024

plus

plus set up ny times journalist jamal kashoggi to be bone sawed alive on a trip to turkey to renew his passport at the turkish embassy..

fact check: - ny times? turkey? passport? embassy?

-90% Jimmy

January 11, 2024

good ole' Keith

most precise insightful knowledgeable political journalist we have in America today. Plus, he has an EXCELLENT sense of humor and uses it. How many in our media can say the same?

-90% Jimmy

January 9, 2024

Election 2024

Democracy or Dictatorship? I dunno? I mean, there's good people........on both sides.

Looks like I'll be forced to do my own research.

-90% Jimmy

January 8, 2024

our democracy is in as much jeopardy

as it was back in 1861, the start of the first insurrection AKA: THE CIVIL WAR

Hope the good guys win again, as 30% of our fellow Americans believe TFG was sent to us by God.

Which supports my belief that "Christians" must be told what to think and are suckers for authoritarian propaganda.

-90% Jimmy

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Gee - my profile info didn't migrate from the old DU I guess? The main thing - 90% refers to the maximum allowable percentage of nitromethane fuel permitted in modern NHRA Top Fuel and Funny cars. Which is what makes current "nostalgia nitro" so cool - you can still "tip the can" and run straight nitro, if you want to. I'm an aging northeast liberal with an overdeveloped justice gland. OUR INSTITUTIONS ARE INFESTED WITH GREEDY AND CORRUPT SOCIOPATHS

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