Archive for the 'Elections' Category

Just for the record . . .

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

A quick Internet search shows The New York Times, CNN — most of the usual suspects — trumpeting that Democrat and former federal drug prosecutor Conor Lamb (campaigning as a gun-loving conservative) won an “upset victory” (by 627 votes, out of more than 200,000 votes cast) over state legislator Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional […]

‘He just sent his friend Putin a bouquet’

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

I hope it doesn’t make me sound like one of those “conspiracy types.” But does it strike anyone else, as we’ve channel-hopped recently for details of the burgeoning congressional investigation into the salacious “Christopher Steele Golden Shower dossier” funded by Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee, beefed up with fictional contributions from Clinton friends […]

Twins

Sunday, January 7th, 2018

But only when their lips move

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Time for another brief lesson in “translating what those Washington people say, back into regular English”

The Winds of Change

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

Anger can cloud the mind. Generally better to seek calm. But anger can also tell us when we’ve let things go long enough. Isn’t anyone else angry? Really?

I tried to find a way to stand up for Al Franken. Really.

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Thinking about it, I figure I had at least four good reasons for wanting to give U.S. Sen. Al Franken, Minnesota Democrat-Farmer-Labor, the benefit of the doubt.

What do you get when you refuse to let a patient, reasonable, well-armed majority order a course change by winning an election?

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Watching the Swamp Creatures Writhe and Die: Who’ll Make the Popcorn?

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

PART TWO

‘We’ve had free and fair elections and we’ve accepted the outcomes when we may not have liked them and that is what must be expected’

Monday, July 17th, 2017

PART ONE

Oh no! We want a recount! Send in the lawyers! Count the hanging chads!

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

What could have gone wrong?



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