Monthly Archives: May 2012

The altered states of presidential slogans

     The Obama re-election campaign slogan “Forward” leaves a lot to be desired.   It’s too easily open to punny criticism like, “Is this what we have to look forward to?”   The Romney camp already jumped on it with Mitt snarking, “Forward. … Continue reading


Dorothy and the Tin Man

   Spunky Michele Bachmann, the Minnesota Congresswoman and failed Republican presidential candidate, formally endorsed Mitt Romney on Thursday.Dorothy and the Tin Man, together again.She helped him get a heart, but it was from the GOP Wizard of Odd, Rush Limbaugh, … Continue reading


This just in, Osama bin Laden is still dead

     Republicans are getting on the president’s case, saying he’s politicizing the anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden.   To quote House Speaker John Boehner, “Blah, blah, blah.”   Hello, top news story of last year. The ultimate revenge on … Continue reading