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Updated on September 21, 2013 at 8:19 PM

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Re: “Health bill likely means pain for Arkansas

Arkansas voted Trump +26.6 (Trump: 60.4, Clinton 33.8)

Somehow, somewhere, there's a little guy in me saying "see?"

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Posted by peterjkraus on 07/14/2017 at 4:22 PM

Re: “Presidential? No. But that's what his voters wanted, right?

Elect a vicious, self-absorbed know-nothing, get a vicious, self-absorbed know-nothing. Presidents evidently come in all sizes, and after this hacking victory, Russia will be backing every kook from now until eternity.

10 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by peterjkraus on 06/29/2017 at 4:05 PM

Re: “Judge Griffen strikes down 2017 law on sentencing juvenile killers

Judge Griffen, one of the very few rays of hope within the Arkansas judiciary.

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Posted by peterjkraus on 06/22/2017 at 5:32 PM

Re: “The Kenneth Williams' execution thread

Germany, no death penalty, 8.44 murders per 1 million population.
US, death penalty, 42.01 murders per 1 million population.…

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Posted by peterjkraus on 04/27/2017 at 11:05 PM

Re: “Donald Trump threatens to shut down his own government if he doesn't get taxpayer funding for wall

Reminds me of Sheriff Bart (Cleavon Little) in "Blazing Saddles": points his own gun at his own head and threatens "next man makes a move, the (country) gets it!"

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Posted by peterjkraus on 04/24/2017 at 5:58 PM

Re: “Arkansas death penalty FAQ

We'll see if the killings will commence on April 20 -- the birthday of Reichwingers' hero, Adolf Hitler.

No sense of history, Republicans?

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Posted by peterjkraus on 04/19/2017 at 6:14 PM

Re: “Tom Cotton's Obamacare repeal dance

Amazing how a stint at Harvard can screw with your brain. Cotton should demand his tuition back (and maybe take a cue from Obama's stellar Harvard-fueled career to see where he may have gone wrong).

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Posted by peterjkraus on 04/18/2017 at 5:27 PM

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