Monthly Archives: May 2010

‘Got’cha’ vs. ‘Get’cha’

The latest whiny sound coming from Republican candidates for Senate is that the vast left wing conspiracy media is out to get them with “got’cha” questions. Never mind that Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul looked like anything but a Boy … Continue reading

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Obama this and Obama that

BP. British Petrolium. No. Barack’s Problem. The catastrophic oil spill is “Obama’s Katrina.” Must be true — you’ll hear it every chance they get to say it on Fox News. These are the same numbskulls that gave us: “Obama’s Waterloo” … Continue reading

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Don’t ask, don’t tell, don’t drill

Republicans are getting into their “just say no to everything” mode again. This time they threaten to vote against funding for the Pentagon if the “don’t ask, don’t tell” issue of gays in the military is repealed. Democratic Congressman Patrick … Continue reading

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Cartoon conservatrons

Arizona Gov. Jan “Border Collie” Brewer is behind a new public service ad running in her state that’s trying to drum up support for the tough new illegal immigration law. It features a frog puppet singing to get the point … Continue reading

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Rand on the run

The seven stages of political grief: 1. Shock and denial: “Can you believe how insensitive to this or that my opponent is?” “Uh, that’s not what I meant to say. The whole thing was taken out of context.” 2. Pain … Continue reading

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A president and a king

Mexico’s Presidente Felipe Calderon spoke before a joint session of Congress on Thursday morning saying comprehensive immigration reform is crucial to securing the two countries’ common border. Calderon also said that the new Arizona immigration law “ignores a reality that … Continue reading

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Hypocritical political

‘Hoosier’ sugar daddy. Indiana Republican Congressman Mark Souder is resigning his seat in the House after admitting publicly to a love affair with a female staffer. There they go again: Hypocritical evangelical Christian family values guys at play in the … Continue reading

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Star drek

The Fred and Ethel Mertz of political entertainment, Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin, recently spoke at an NRA convention in the land of cotton where old times there are not forgotten and need to be resurrected. Members didn’t need to … Continue reading

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Fancy pageant walkin’

Congratulations to Miss Michigan, Rima Fakih, for winning the Miss USA Pageant. She may well be the first Arab-American to win that crown. Which of course has Fox News, the voice of the Republican Party, and Rush Limbaugh, the party’s … Continue reading

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Robin in the ‘Hood

The battle of the summer blockbuster movies started last weekend when “Iron Man 2″ forged gold at the box office. It remains to be seen if, starting today, the latest incarnation of “Robin Hood” could benefit from the slings and … Continue reading

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