The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:05:21 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en NYTimes Blows It Again: 'BradCast' 7/30/2015 Today on The BradCast... • Medicare turns 50! That's right, the original "socialized medicine" that, Republicans told us, would be the end of freedom (sound familiar?) is just 15 years away from being eligible for Medicare! We revisit Ronald Reagan's completely wrong 1961 warnings about one of the nation's most successful ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11290 'Green News Report' - July 30, 2015   IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Portland activists suspend from a bridge to stop Arctic drilling; Wildfire season explodes across West; New study finds wildfire season getting much worse around the world; PLUS: The killing of Cecil the Lion ignites a firestorm of controversy... All that and more in today's Green News ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11288 Dr. Michael E. Mann on Dr. James Hansen's 'Bombshell' New Report on Sea Level Rise: 'BradCast' 7/29/2015 Today, for a change, we're happy to offer you a (virtually) Trump-free BradCast! You're welcome! First, a quick update on a conversation we had last week with FBI Special Agent turned 9/11 whistleblower turned TIME Magazine's 2002 "Person of the Year", Coleen Rowley. We had her on to speak about the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11287 Trump, 'Spousal Rape', and His Horrible Attorney: 'BradCast' 7/28/2015 Before things get really dirty today on today's BradCast, breaking news on Planned Parenthood getting hacked and what that should mean for your electoral system; a U.S. Senator reports that Obama plans to reject the Keystone XL pipeline; NSA plans to finally destroy American phone records (thanks to Edward Snowden); ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11286 'Green News Report' - July 28, 2015   IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton pledges to go big -- very big -- on solar; Jeb Bush calls for eliminating all energy subsidies; PLUS: New study suggests worst case sea level rise may happen much sooner than previously thought... All that and more in today's Green News Report! Listen online ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11285 Hillary Clinton's Climate Plan and the Awful Truth About It: 'BradCast' 7/27/2015 Before we get to Hillary Clinton and the awful truth about her climate plan and climate change itself on today's BradCast, Bernie Sanders is now leading all the major Republicans in national polling now. That's right, in head-to-head national match-ups between the independent U.S. Senator from Vermont and Jeb Bush, Scott ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11284 Despite Recent Scientific Findings On Dangers of GMOs, U.S. House Passes 'DARK Act' By a vote of 275-150 (including the support of 45 Democrats), the U.S. House of Representatives passed the "Safe and Accurate Food Act" this past week. Don't be fooled by the name. The Act, which would prevent state and local governments from mandating the labeling of genetically engineered foods (GMOs), has ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11279 Sunday Toons: Guns Still Trump All This cartoon by by Steve Sack of the Minneapolis Star Tribune appeared last Wednesday, the day before the Louisiana theater shooting. * * * Perry Dorrell blogs as PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, usually on topics concerning the strange brew of Texas politics. He's also on Twitter @PDiddie. http://bradblog.com/?p=11282 High Times for the Pot Biz; Plus: More Shootings, More Trump: 'BradCast' 7/24/2015 Today, on another action packed episode of The BradCast...Another mass shooting at another movie theater -- and another GOP Governor/Presidential candidate who says all we can do is 'pray' about it. How misallocation of resources from crime and domestic terrorism to international terrorism is killing us. Literally. Then, encouraging movement this ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11281 Kansas Sec. of State Kobach Defrauding Voters; FBI Whistleblower Coleen Rowley on 'Terrorism': 'BradCast' 7/23/2015 A big BradCast today!... First up, Kansas Sec. of State Kris Kobach (R) continues his years-long phony "voter fraud" crusade, but now he's been given more authority to cause even more damage to the fundamental right to vote! After years of blatantly lying about "voter fraud" in the state (which we ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11280