Why Mike Colter beat Tim Kaine last night

Unless somebody is actually paying me, I don't watch televised debates. I visit the candidates' websites, compare how they stand on the issues, decide on my own, and spare myself the aggravation of wasting hours of my life watching televised debates. Yes, you can take for granted that the so-called moderators, products of liberal schools … Continue reading Why Mike Colter beat Tim Kaine last night

The “Why” Question for Tim Kaine

We have repeatedly heard from professed Catholic pols like Tim Kaine that they are "personally opposed" to abortion yet vote for it on a regular basis. There is an obvious question that this brings up that I really haven't heard anyone ask people like Kaine and as I, due to my job, could not see … Continue reading The “Why” Question for Tim Kaine

Tim Kaine: Personally Opposed to the Crucifixion but joining the Crowd’s Cry

Senator Joseph Paine: I know how you feel, Jeff. Thirty years ago - I had those ideals, too. I was *you*. I had to make the decision you were asked to make today. And I compromised - yes! So that all these years I could stay in that Senate - and serve the people in … Continue reading Tim Kaine: Personally Opposed to the Crucifixion but joining the Crowd’s Cry

Hillary urges Progressives, Bernie Fans to vote Dr. Jill Stein

There has been a bit of a buzz concerning Hillary Clinton appropriating the words of Ted Cruz's speech at the RNC convention. I think those words of Hillary's are interesting: "Ted Cruz was right. In this election do the right thing vote your conscience" Well progressives you heard her. If your progressive conscience objects to … Continue reading Hillary urges Progressives, Bernie Fans to vote Dr. Jill Stein

The #FeeltheBurn Crowd, gets burned

I can't imagine how Bernie Sanders voters feel today. If you were a Bernie bro the home stretch of this season had promise.  Your man was still fighting even after Donald Trump had clinched and unlike Trump, Hillary had not managed to secure enough bound delegates to win the nomination meaning that the superdelegate who by the rules … Continue reading The #FeeltheBurn Crowd, gets burned

Morning Joe drooling around the pole…

Looking at the Morning Joe crew without Joe talking about Rand Paul with nothing remotely resembling a counter balance today is very instructive. This crowd is practically giddy going over the Rand Paul stuff and the Wall street bill. There is not even a pretense of pretending to show the other side of the argument. … Continue reading Morning Joe drooling around the pole…