Writer Archives:  Doug Marquardt  (1106 posts)  Feed to posts by writer

A resident of Arizona, Doug’s originally from Wisconsin where he earned his BA in French Language Studies in the 80′s and a BBA in Management Information Systems in the 90′s. He worked as a computer programmer in the Milwaukee area through the rise and fall of the internet bubble and left the corporate world in 2004. Doug transitioned into web application development (PHP/MySql), working on numerous independent projects over the past 10 years that include founding and developing All Things Democrat. He now works as a manager with his area's high school district, as well as managing this site, sharing blogging responsibilities, and recruiting talented writers.

Walker Backtracks on the Canadian Wall

So here’s Scott Walker with Chuck Todd on Sunday’s Meet the Press (with my emphasis): Chuck: We are talking about the southern border and building a fence there. We don’t talk about the northern border, where this is about securing … Continue reading

Because They’re Just That Dumb

Do RWNJs get dumber on the phone?  Check out these polling stats from ThinkProgress (with my emphasis): Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), was born in Calgary, Alberta in Canada in 1970, according to the birth certificate he released two years ago. But a Public … Continue reading

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Martin O’Malley

Today’s Shooting and the Desperate Redirection by RWNJs

If you missed it today, there was another horrific shooting in America. This time, the murder of a Virginia news reporter and her cameraman, as well as the wounding of a woman being interviewed, apparently the work of a disgruntled … Continue reading

Could Trump Bring Down Fox?

Its on! The Trump versus Fox News feud reached incredible new levels today as Fox “circled the wagons” in defense of Megyn Kelly. Trump refused to back down, which Frank Luntz learned (to his shock and dismay) is the main … Continue reading

The President’s Weekly Address: Its Time for Congress to Pass a Responsible Budget

Rational Thought on the Clinton Email “Scandal”

Not that it matters to RWNJs because they’re in perpetual pounce mode (exceptions: Trump, Walker, Bush), but I ran across this comment at a Game of Thrones forum (of all places) that does a good job of explaining where rational … Continue reading

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Tom Harkin endorses Hillary

The Real Cost of Trump’s Immigration Policy

Donald Trump, on the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants: Deport all of those who are, you know, bleeding from wherever. Ok, that quote’s made-up. Here’s his real quote: We’re going to keep the families together, but they have to go. … Continue reading

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Emily’s List: Jeb Bush rewriting history on the illegal war in Iraq and the withdrawal

The President’s Weekly Address: Continuing Work To Improve Community Policing

ICYMI: The Trump Versus Megyn Kelly Debate Exchange

You’ve read the remarks, now watch the exchange between Donald Trump and Fox News Host Megyn Kelly at Thursday’s first GOP presidential debate. The other candidates seized on their first opportunity to take their party’s new leader down a notch. … Continue reading