Nothing communicates political scandal faster than a journalist wearing half a bikini

Nothing communicates political scandal faster than a half-naked woman in a bikini. This week, it’s happening in Brazil. According to the Merco Press, journalist Monica Veloso posed recently for Playboy and revealed wrongdoings by her former lover Senate President Renan Calheiros. Merco writes: The Senator and close ally of President Lula da Silva allegedly paid […]

Pirate Politician ~ U.S. Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska)

Florida real estate keeps coming back to this special section of Rapidsea, this time involving a prominent Alaskan.  Don Young has served as the only official in the U.S. House of Representatives from Alaska for almost 35 years.  In the past couple of years, more and more information has been brought forth to lead to […]

Pirate Politician ~ Former U.S. Rep. Harold Ford Sr.

Continuing in the spirit of our post on former Mexican President Vicente Fox and his "beach house" scandal, former U.S. Representative Harold Ford Sr. (D-TN) is in the news with his own.  Among all of the controversy that has followed his son and him around over the years, this time dad’s being accused of a […]

Pirate Politician ~ Senator Larry Craig (R-ID) at his "floating trailer park"

Up until I posted the Pirate Politician Post on Rep. Jerry Weller (R-IL), I had avoided using Larry E. Craig as the first “Pirate Politician” for various (perhaps obvious) reasons, but this week his hypocrisy and lust for luxe have been further exposed. It’s time. I’ll dive right into this post, which was born because […]

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