Tagged: politics

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Celebrating my Labor

I did it just like anyone else would, with lots and lots of shopping! I was good this morning, I got up early and took a good long walk through the zoo. The scenery may be the same, but it...

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Derailed

What’s a 4-letter word for national embarrassment and disgrace? — I was going to write about the whole executive privilege nonsense, but then I read about this: Mom Blames Great Store Sale for Leaving Child in Hot Car Politano told...

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Do unto others…

Most of the time when someone asks me, “…does that make me a horrible person?” the answer is either no or it’s the joke of “if you have to ask…” But when a co-worker comes down 2 floors to tell...

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They said what?!

From a Post article about a proposed Juneteenth VA state measure: Del. Frank D. Hargrove Sr., a Republican from Hanover County near Richmond, said he has been deluged with at least 4,000 phone calls and e-mails at his home and...

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snippets

It’s no fun waking up with your stomach feeling like you ate a fully inflated beach ball whole in your sleep and realizing that, even sick, you’ve got to go to the office. I managed to get myself moving, listened...

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morning headlines

Because I’m tired and haven’t had my coffee yet, I’ll just regurgitate what I’ve read so far. I had absolutely no idea that the PS3 goes on sale this Friday. I say sale because it seems that the price can...

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Because it just is, that’s why.

One of the things that gives me a fun break during the workday is reading Mark Morford’s columns at SFGate.com. Last night I watched Real Time with Bill Maher from last Friday (check out his New Rules for that night’s...

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It’s gonna be a bright sun-shiny day

Far be it from me to mention that Mother Nature has political leanings, but I can’t help think that she’s somehow pleased with the state of things. Maybe I’ll take off from work a little early today…

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VA, anti-gay. Gay I DO’s are through.

Ballot Question One Shall Article I (the Bill of Rights) of the Constitution of Virginia be amended to state: “That only a union between one man and one woman may be a marriage valid in or recognized by this Commonwealth...

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Lolly, lolly, lolly get your election fraud here…

More interesting to me up to and on election day isn’t who voted or who’s in the running, it’s who tried to stop others from voting by playing dirty pool. It seems that there’s nothing out there that’s up to...

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we condone nothing

Oct 2, HRC makes a statement on the Foley scandal: Gay or straight, Democrat or Republican, it is completely inexcusable for an adult to have this kind of communication with a minor. Congressman Foley brought shame on himself and this...

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I am shocked. Shocked, I tell you!

This is about the extent of how I feel about this story about Mark Foley and his indiscretions. For anyone that didn’t have HBO in the 80s or basic cable since then, the capture above is from “9 to 5”....

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Pushin’ those buttons

I believe she had a sip from Bush’s Cup o’ Stupid Noodles before this interview, Rice likens Iraq and Civil War critics Rice then offered a parallel between critics of the administration’s Iraq policies and “people who thought it was...

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people fill the world with narrow confidence

War war is stupid And people are stupid And love means nothing In some strange quarters Culture Club, “The War Song” Bush acknowledged that “these are challenging times” and said “they’re straining the psyche of our country.” “We’re not leaving...