Actually, we're not shocked at all.
Readers who really "get" this online endeavor realize that our KICK-ASS TKC BLOG COMMUNITY is skeptical of every talking point, press release and promise from elected leaders and their acolytes. That's part of what makes this place fun and a welcomed alternative to so many other "journalists" who take themselves far too seriously when their job mostly consists of recycling directives from political bosses.
Accordingly and from both sides of the aisle . . .
CHECK KANSAS CITY PUNDITS BLAMING THEIR POLITICAL OPPOSITION FOR CORONAVIRUS IMPACT!!!
First up, a longtime progressive writer is locally renowned for her ability to re-purpose Democratic Party directives and make them look like an original thought . . . She may or may not have succeeded here . . .
PREZ OBAMA CAN CURE CORONAVIRUS?!?!?
Ever had one of those birthdays that everybody forgets because there's just so damn much going on? So you sit down mid-afternoon with a stale donut and a brew and call it a celebration. Such might be the fate of the Affordable Care Act signed into law 10 years ago.
And then . . .
Special interests pay these right-wing scribes to develop one-sided conclusions that mostly blame po'folk for everything.
CORPORATE WELFARE HEALS COVID-19?!?!
Reports coming out of Washington show House and Senate Democrats are holding the big coronavirus stimulus bill hostage in hopes of getting unrelated policy items included. Breitbart News says House Majority Whip Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) reportedly told Democrats on a conference call last week that the party should exploit the coronavirus stimulus: "This is a tremendous opportunity to restructure things to fit our vision."
As always . . .
Whilst clowning politicos and their cheerleaders is fun. As the nation and markets grow impatient for a viable Coronavirus pandemic stimulus package. We patiently look forward to comments which hope to convince voters that one side of the same coin somehow holds the answer to this crisis and the eternal struggle to find truth and/or more cash.
You decide . . .