Narrow Search

  • Show Only

  • Narrow by Date

Comment Archives: Last 30 Days

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

Hey 13!

1)Here:

http://politicalhumor.about.com/od/funnyqu…

*I included this link because there are other great ones here besides what I posted.

*And here:

http://thinkexist.com/quotation/i-don-t-vo…

https://m.facebook.com/GeorgeCarlinQuotes/…

*These are slightly different versions of the one I previously posted.

*This quote is also included on one of the albums/HBO specials from (I think) the early '90s, although I couldn't find it in my search. If you figure it out, please don't hesitate to leave a post here.

*But heck, why just read it when you can watch it:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=2Jnf9GILjFM

B)Also, here's some bonus Carlin for ya, because you can NEVER have enough Carlin:
http://jamesaquilone.com/101-greatest-geor…

4)More bonus Carlin:
https://en.m.wikiquote.org/wiki/George_Car…

Okay, I'm finally through. Carlin was the master. He was one of those rare comedians that could do lowbrow and deep thought comedy almost perfectly. The only other comedian that could pull that off, IMHO, was Bill Hicks. It truly blows that neither of them are with us anymore. DC

3 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 2:21 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

Debra,

Care to bet that Lynch will be named a Clinton Supreme Court nominee after she kills the FBI investigation into Hilary's email fiasco?

Read Clintons Cash. I thought it would be a Koch Bros hatchet job until I read the endorsement by the progressive economist and philanthropist Jeff Sachs. The film version will air on the eve of the Dem's national convention. Should be interesting.

5 likes, 4 dislikes
Posted by Rick Spanier on 06/30/2016 at 1:38 PM

Re: “From Service to Homeless

You are given a behemoth amount of resources and advantages if you were ever in the military. GI bill for housing, Job markets and advantages in applying for federal jobs, education while in and out. You had every opportunity to use them save money ,get training in a career ect..Now if you choose to ignore them what excuse do you have?

6 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Explain on 06/30/2016 at 1:33 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

With the action taken to harm our economy short sighted is all we have left. Politicians do nothing but raise and spend money. We foot the bills.

Here comes another taxpayer bailout.

http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Columns/2016/06/30/Obamacare-Insurers-Are-Looking-Taxpayer-Bailout

3 likes, 7 dislikes
Posted by Rat T on 06/30/2016 at 1:15 PM

Re: “Ed Superintendent Douglas Talking in Tucson Tuesday, Wednesday

"It makes them say and do crazy things."

Yeah, crazy things, like progressives "would rather kill kids than educate them".

At least you're consistent with your ignorance. Please keep up with your uninformative and untruthful posts, at least they're good for a laugh! Believe me, that's all they're good for.

3 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 1:10 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

AZ/DC. That was great. Where did you find that Carlin quote?

4 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by CW13 on 06/30/2016 at 12:58 PM

Re: “Local Media Pros Som and Krystin Lisaius Indicted on Drug-Related Child Abuse Charges

Too bad the Pima county attorney running for re-election didn't think it was necessary to arrest or book them into jail like the common folks that commit crimes. Nor did she see any reason to ask for bail on the accused crime, they simply walked out of court "on their own recognizance". Really? When was the last time a case of child abuse was treated this way? I guess if you have connections to law enforcement, you get a free pass? Or if you can afford that high profile attorney, it means you have lots of money and power, so better not go after then like the poor people? Maybe the Weekly could find out who else was at this cocaine party? I'd love to know.

5 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by tucson 123 on 06/30/2016 at 12:50 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

"I have solved this political dilemma in a very direct way: I don't vote. On Election Day, I stay home. I firmly believe that if you vote, you have no right to complain. Now, some people like to twist that around. They say, 'If you don't vote, you have no right to complain,' but where's the logic in that? If you vote, and you elect dishonest, incompetent politicians, and they get into office and screw everything up, you are responsible for what they have done. You voted them in. You caused the problem. You have no right to complain. I, on the other hand, who did not vote -- who did not even leave the house on Election Day -- am in no way responsible for that these politicians have done and have every right to complain about the mess that you created."

George Denis Patrick Carlin
(May 12, 1937- June 22, 2008)

5 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 12:46 PM

Re: “Local Media Pros Som and Krystin Lisaius Indicted on Drug-Related Child Abuse Charges

Too bad the pima county attorney treats people so differently, depending on their social status. When was the last time someone accused of child abuse was allowed out on their own recognizance? I guess if you can afford that attorney, the DA doesn't bother even taking them to jail or booking then like the poor common people.

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by tucson 123 on 06/30/2016 at 12:40 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

Rick Spanier:

I couldn't have put it into better words.

If Chump wins, it will confirm to that we live in a country full of short sighted idiot voters. If Billary wins, it will not be too much different than if Chump wins.

It's a real lose/lose situation. Worst election year EVER. DC

7 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 12:35 PM

Re: “Customs and Border Protection Wants to Collect Foreign Travelers' Social Media Info

Only if we can see Border Patrol Union member's Social Media information.

2 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Dave Gallagher on 06/30/2016 at 12:26 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

This just in...President Clinton to A.G. Lynch: "Get back, Loretta!"

3 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Michael Hofmann on 06/30/2016 at 12:26 PM

Re: “Dazed and Confused: A Bunch of Naughty House Lovers Bursting into Tucson's Music Scene & Bringing Lots of Friends Along

Elio Sottoscritti got caught with an underage girl in his car past midnight, she was all messed up on drugs....

Posted by Elio Sottoscritti TheDirty.com on 06/30/2016 at 12:22 PM

Re: “Wave Flags, Blow Glass

"Wave Flags, Blow Glass"

Oh yeah, I'll be doing both of those things with my boyfriend George.

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by Jan Brady on 06/30/2016 at 12:11 PM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

Trump is looking better every day. Bill Clinton should never have met with the AG on the tarmac at Sky Harbor. Unbelievable! The Clintons are always right next to crimes.

7 likes, 9 dislikes
Posted by Debra Holt on 06/30/2016 at 12:02 PM

Re: “Police Dispatch

TDB:

This is the new and improved TW. What any Tucsonan should know need not apply.

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 12:02 PM

Re: “Editor's Note

At least the person in the photo above isn't homeless. This person has their home right in the palm of their hands.

1 like, 5 dislikes
Posted by AZ/DC! on 06/30/2016 at 11:50 AM

Re: “Police Dispatch

Where does Campbell intersect with 6th AVENUE? I thought they both ran north-south? Did he screech to a stop at the North Pole?

Or perhaps it was 6th STREET--a difference any Tucsonan should know.

3 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by TDB on 06/30/2016 at 11:07 AM

Re: “"Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy." Hillary said It. Arizona Democrats, You Can Say It Too.

Hilary feints left (thank you, Bernie) while the Democratic National Committee Platform continues to deny support for canning the TPP, the $15.00/hr minimum wage and a ban on fracking.

http://www.democracynow.org/2016/6/27/head…

She takes millions from Wall Streeters in speeches and then plans on tearing them down? Does that include her son in law the Hedge Fund Manager? She and her husband have made hundreds of millions in speeches to Wall Street, big Pharma and Big Energy, more than 100 Americans earn in their lifetimes.

Trump is a complete disaster and Hilary is not far behind. Congratulations to the Democratic Party, they are nominating the only candidate with a real possibility of losing to the most ridiculous candidate in US history.

8 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by Rick Spanier on 06/30/2016 at 11:04 AM

Re: “Roll Out: Sushi-Kito

Umi Star was Shit! They even failed health inspections numerously as well.

6 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Umi Star Sucks on 06/30/2016 at 10:51 AM

© 2016 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation