Politics and Life are One

by baldilocks A lot of my friends on Facebook say that they are going to “stop talking about politics,” meaning they are going to stop talking about who to vote for and about what our betters have in store for us. Too much nastiness; too many hurt feelings, they say. I must be getting old … Continue reading Politics and Life are One

Nancy Pelosi & Mitch McConnell a Tale of two bases

If you want to understand the difference between the GOP & Dems here it is: Start with Nancy Pelosi on the spending bill from the Hill: “We’ve had to sort of calibrate how we presented this to members because … we were afraid [Republicans] might pull things out if more Republicans knew about what was … Continue reading Nancy Pelosi & Mitch McConnell a Tale of two bases

For Josh Earnest not all “Disqualifying” actions are created equal

I was thinking about Josh Earnest's statement concerning Donald Trump "disqualifying" himself and pictured how it would play in history. To wit I was thinking about what Mr. Earnest would have to say about this order by Abraham Lincoln who issued this order on Sept 24 1962: Whereas, it has become necessary to call into … Continue reading For Josh Earnest not all “Disqualifying” actions are created equal