May 17, 2009


Hiatus until Memorial Day Weekend
May 5, 2009

A Push from Hatch?

The Hill’s Blog Briefing Room has a post up entitled, “Gibbs: Scotus nomination not coming this week.” Robert Gibbs says no to a nominee for the […]
May 4, 2009

Reboot, etc.

This morning I heard republican efforts to attract voters back to their party described as ‘rebooting.’ I’m not sure one can call an effort to remake […]
May 2, 2009

Saturday Evening Animation

From beeple a wonderfully constructed and visualized piece entitled, “Subprime.” Enjoy.
May 1, 2009

The Short List Game

So it appears Justice David H. Souter will retire at the end of the current court term. Speculation has begun on who will be on the short […]
April 30, 2009

Hoping for a New Day

Hoping for a new day and tired of seeing their numbers diminish some republicans have gathered to form the National Council for a New America. In […]
April 28, 2009

Congressional Process and a Resource

Some years ago I discovered a writer named Kagro X on DailyKos. He quickly became my go to on all matters of Congressional procedure and the […]
April 26, 2009

Lagging Indicators

I don’t want to assign attributes to President Obama so I won’t. As his 100th day approaches those who need to scorecard him will do so. […]
April 25, 2009

A Hard Left

Michael Steele, RNC chair, took a hard left to the head yesterday. It came from Democratic candidate Scott Murphy who defeated republican James Tedisco in a […]