Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Bye Bye Bushies

16Jan09

  I’ve been hearing a lot of folks apologizing for Bush.  Friends of mine have claimed that every one of his mistakes was because “he just didn’t know any better.”  Maybe everyone is just feeling sad for a man who was so clearly inept at his job and over his head, that he just pushed […]


This is some encouraging news about Health Care in the US: From his sickbed, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy has secretly been orchestrating meetings with lobbyists and lawmakers from both parties to craft legislation that would greet the new president with a plan to provide affordable medical coverage to all Americans, a measure he has called […]


Many props to WebMD for a really simplified explanation of the candidate’s health plans and some good non-partisan analysis from health care experts. See it here!


McCain is lying here.  He’s pretending that Obama hasn’t explained his association with Ayers, but he has: That’s the full extent!  If for some reason Mr. McCain has more questions, then why doesn’t he have his campaign do some more research?   Why?  Well, it’s because McCain has to drop his “Obama pals around with […]


Paul Krugman has a piece in the NY Times discussing how government spending is our best way out of the crisis right now.: It’s politically fashionable to rant against government spending and demand fiscal responsibility. But right now, increased government spending is just what the doctor ordered, and concerns about the budget deficit should be […]


Just as the dry winds can stoke the flames of fires around Los Angeles, McCain and Palin (mostly Palin) have created an inferno of hatred among their supporters.  Check out the video below: Listen closely to the tones in their voices.  The combination of desperation (their candidate of choice is losing) and fear of the […]


Quote of the day: “Senator Obama and his allies in Congress infused unnecessary partisanship into the process. Now is not the time to fix the blame. It’s time to fix the problem,” the Arizona Republican said after the vote.