Monthly Archives: August 2011

The new crazy

          The Republican Party needs to move further to the right-wing nut faction even faster.   The more berserko grande the better.   The GOP has to ditch primaries and immediately pick nutjobs Texas Gov. Rick “I feel the need to secede” … Continue reading

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Still Paw-lenty to choose from

         Pawlenty is out and plenty of Texas swagger is in.     It didn’t take long for that wet noodle Tim Pawlenty to drop out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination.     He placed a distant third in the Iowa … Continue reading

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They Ames to please

        The Republican Party straw vote will be held in Ames, Iowa, on Saturday.    Maybe one of the several GOP hopefuls for the 2012 presidential nomination can use this one-liner during their 30-second soundbite: “It’s appropriate that this is straw … Continue reading

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Cover girl

      The latest Newsweek magazine should be delivered to homes and sold on newsstands wrapped in a brown paper bag.    And it should come with a warning: Not to be viewed by young children or the faint of heart.    The … Continue reading

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The Responses

       Now there’s been a poll taken about everything.   The question put before 928 Americans concerned God’s job approval rating.   All in all, the poll, conducted by the Democratic research firm Public Policy Polling, found that 52 percent surveyed approved … Continue reading

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B.O. is 5-0

        What’s the next stumbling block the Republicans will put on the road to recovery?    They’ve been successful at moving the conversation away from job creation because they haven’t a clue how to fix the anemic economy. They were responsible … Continue reading

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Satan sandwiches and a mouthful of rant

       Congress can now get back to what it does best. Go on recess.   A recent poll taken asked people to use one word to describe the debt ceiling debate.   “Disgusting” was a big winner.   So was “stupid.”   “Childish” made … Continue reading

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Satan sandwiches and a mouthful of rant

       Congress can now get back to what they do best. Go on recess.   A recent poll taken asked people to use one word to describe the budget talks.   “Disgusting” was a big winner.   So was “stupid.”   “Childish” made the … Continue reading

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Gabby

      No one involved in the debt debate —- from the president on down — inspired the nation during the vitriolic debt debate.  No sir. The lone profile in courage showed up in the House chambers quite by surprise on … Continue reading

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‘Cave’ man

     The Republican Party doesn’t need to nominate Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann or Rick Perry for the 2012 presidential election. They already have their candidate.    And he’s the incumbent.   President Obama. He certainly acts like he wants to be a Republican.   … Continue reading

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