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I have made the case that liberalism is a mental disorder. The recent rants by the liberal mob over the South Dubuque cottages will prove my point.
Liberals are emotional: The fact that these buildings are unsafe or private property is not important.
Liberals are show offs: They feel the need to fight for some worthy cause and be loud about it, so their friends will respect them.
Liberals don’t know what is important: The claim that we are destroying our “culture” is laughable. This from the same people who work overtime to destroy the things that actually are our culture: marriage between a man and women, our history, our anthems, our religious holidays and customs. And one of them had the nerve to complain that the building was “destroyed on Christmas.” So I guess this “Christian” holiday, that makes so many on the left stumble, is now a virtuous thing?
Liberals operate with a tribal mentality: To identify with a cause or tribal affiliation is the number one thing (“Friends of…” ) A cause like this unites them around an imaginary villain- the big, mean, rich landlords of Iowa City.
Liberals are phony: If they really cared about these buildings they could have bought them and restored them. They could have removed the gas furnace and electrical system and brought back the Pony Express.
In Paris, 12 innocent people, most of them journalists, were murdered by Islamic jihadists on Wednesday.
The reports of these heinous, unspeakable acts of murder was broadcast widely on every front page in America. But not the ICPC, they ran a watered-down story on Page 6 of their Leftist propaganda sheet.
The lefty-loons at the Press Citizen are true cowards, unwilling to speak, write about or stand-up for Freedom of speech, all the while portraying anyone who doesn’t adhere to their liberal ‘lifestyle’ of libertine license, not part of their ‘cool’ gang.
What did the Press Citizen run on their front page? A story about liquor, their favorite drug of choice. Apparently, the editors of the ICPC are still hung-over from their New Year’s drunken parties. ICPC editors might say, ‘Puis-je avoir une autre boisson avis’?
It’s almost too rich to point out the irony and hypocrisy at the ICPC being too afraid to print the truth about French journalists being slaughtered by Muslim killers. I’m going to pray for the families of the deceased, as well as the murdering scum that killed them. God Bless the French police who will have to track down the scumbags.
John Etheredge came to office some 20 months ago in a special election that was called by some 'the perfect storm'. But in those 20 months John has shown to be an effective and dedicated Johnson County Supervisor.
He has studied the issues thoroughly as they have come to the Board and taken the initiative to work on projects that have benefitted not only Johnson County, but the rest of the state. John has gained the respect of other elected officials throughout Johnson County, as well as the state of Iowa. His willingness to listen with respect to all sides has been a hallmark of John's tenure. Those who may not have agreed with John, always come away knowing that their side has been heard and considered as he made his decision.
Even though John is running as a Republican on this ticket, I would urge all voters to disregard the party label and vote for a supervisor who has consistently shown that he will work for the good of all Johnson County residents.
I have already voted for John Etheredge, and I encourage those of you who will still be casting a ballot to do the same.
Democrats Bruce Braley and Dave Loeback have been in Washington for eight years. These two party-hack clowns have earned nicknames, "Beltway Bruce" and "DC Dave."
Neither man has done much at all while occupying office space at taxpayer expense, other than to rubber stamp the Obama agenda.
Beltway Bruce attends more fundraisers than meetings and hearings. Washington is a higher priority for him than Iowa. Look how little he actually works, how little of it is about Iowa. Check out the paperwork he does put out, it doesn't go anywhere because it's not good.
DC Dave also is more focused on maintaining his seat in Washington than he is on doing what's right for Iowans. Like Braley, he likes to attach his name to a lot of paperwork, but he doesn't actually do a lot of work himself. What little he does produce, doesn't go anywhere because it's not good.