Friends in Low Places
- Friends in Low Places
"Successful politicians are insecure and intimidated
men. They advance politically only as they placate,
appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle or otherwise manage
to manipulate the demanding and threatening elements
in their constituencies."
- Walter Lippmann
Look at the photo on her Senate website,
and this 76-year-old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing
from Maryland resembles anybody's sweet little
From 2007-2012, Senator Barbara Mikulski received
$216,521 in political donations from biotechnology
pharmaceutical companies. Late Monday night, March
25, 2013, she paid back every favor she owed with
The eleventh hour and fifty-ninth minute rider
added to America's new Senate Agriculture
Appropriations Bill is being referred to as
the 'Monsanto Protection act', but the new
law was actually enacted to protect DuPont,
Monsanto, BASF, Bayer, Syngenta and Dow Chemical
from future lawsuits related to GMO errors.
The Bill was passed late at night before the
Senate broke for their mini-Easter vacation
break. It was signed the following day on March
26, 2013 by Precedent Obama.
How does one get lower than the low?
When scraping the bottom of their ruddlerless
crafts, canoeists often find pond scum. And
then even lower that that, in the depths of the
Potomac, one sometimes finds the portal to hell.
Somewhere in between hell and pond scum,
there is a palace we call Congress. The
stench is an odiferous mixture off putrefying
cells and rotting souls, and the key word in
this place of betrayal, is sell, as in
a politician's integrity.
Senator Debbie Stabenow from Michigan stabbed
us-now in the back after receiving $25,000 in
political donations from Dow Chemical Company.
It cost a lot of money to invest in a Senator
to betray Americans, but such legal bribes are
great investments by pharmaceutical companies
whose business it is to genetically engineer
corn and soybeans, such as Dow.
If there is sickness or accident from GMO
products in the future, the blame lies upon
the pocketbooks and spirits of the three
Senators who conspired to introduce the
The third bribe taker is Senator Mark Pryor from
What is Pryor's priority? The prying eyes of
Notmilk discovered just which side of the bed
Senator Pryor sleeps in. His law firm (Wright,
Lindsey, and Jennings) recently represented
Monsanto in Arkansas District Court (case
number 2:04-cv-00208). During the 2011-2012
election cycle, Pryor received over $513,000
in trickle-down donations from interests seeking
"Temptation is a fire that brings up the scum of
the vile heart: Do you carefully mark the first
risings of corruption."
- Reverend Thomas Boston