October 14, 2010

Nineteen Days

November 2nd is nineteen days away and the noise is increasing. The mailings have begun to arrive in earnest and watching local TV imperils one’s understanding […]
April 27, 2010

I Get Calls

Arizona may have to start selling stuff to deal with its budget crisis. I’ve already started getting phone calls. John McCain called, said he was sorry, […]
March 15, 2010

Deer in the Headlights

Just finished watching J.D. Hayworth on Rachel Maddow’s program. J.D. got off to a bombastic start on her opening salvo to his Jack Abramoff connection. On […]
December 25, 2009

Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gifts for everyone! I’m first, of course. Lahdee – A Senate healthcare bill. Sure it’s not everything a liberal Democrat would like to see, and […]
December 22, 2009

Al Franken Punks ’em Again

Al Franken made a living calling out republican BS and taking down their talking points. So it’s no surprise really he’d follow that lead as a […]
November 8, 2008

Saturday Musing

Sarah Palin plays “so’s your mother!” with McCain campaign staff who accused her of being a simpleton and, worse yet, a discerning shopper. Ever the classy […]
October 20, 2008

Pretzel Logic

It was an interesting weekend. Colin Powell endorsed Barack Obama, thugism played it’s hand at McCain and Palin rallies (if these are real Americans then we […]
October 16, 2008

Well, first…second of all

Moments from the debate. The moderator, Bob Schieffer, asks what needs to be done to deal with the deficit: Both of you have said you want […]
October 15, 2008

Live from Long Island

So what is left for the Senator from Arizona, he of fading electoral opportunity, of diminishing poll numbers? Perhaps some old fashioned fight, some conservative populism […]