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Hip Hip … for Christopher Hitchens…

I don’t care much for Christopher Hitchens… I haven’t given much time to his efforts on pages nor in the media, but in the last week, that has changed. He…

FEC commissioner helped RNC conceal role in 2004 vote suppression

This Raw Story exclusive comes as no surprise to me. I doubt it will surprise the majority of my readers: Caroline Hunter, a Bush-appointed Federal Election Commissioner who remains in…

KRAZY KARL ROVE threatened with citizen’s arrest!

According to our friends at Raw Story Karl Rove has seen better days. The former White House Deputy Chief of Staff and top Bush adviser was treated to a cadre…

George Bush versus Alan Grayson

MMA is giving a wink of the eye, a handshake and a nod to America’s top defenders of the people.  Today we recognize Alan Grayson for his fearless dedication to…

Urge Discovery to Think Again: Sign the Petition to stop Palin’s TV Show

The once venerable Discovery Channel has called Sarah Palin “Alaska’s proudest daughter,” and they are planning on airing an 8 part series called Sarah Palin’s Alaska. Defenders of Wildlife and…

Tiger Woods tells Jesse James – “I Love You Man”

Golfing and philandering legend, Tiger Woods, is reported to be delighted with his practice sessions, as he warms up for his return to big time golf on April 8, at…

RNC CHAIR Michael Steele: Dumb in Dumb Out

When it comes to “dumb in and dumb out” RNC Chair Michael Steele is the man for the job.  Let’s face it, this guy is as smart as a goose…

What if you lived in a land where the Tea-Baggers ruled?

I submit there are things too terrible to contemplate such as a pandemic, a third world war, the cancellation of Law and Order, or a president named Sarah Palin.  …

THE MAD TEA PARTY: The Cloward-Piven Conspiracy

From time to time, while surfing for news, I come across a story that must be reproduced in its entirety, because anything I could do would dilute its technical core. …

President Obama makes surprise trip to Afghanistan!

I don’t know why I was under the distinct impression that the president was going overseas and not to Afghanistan, then again since the original trip was canceled if appears…

Muzings From The Edge: Technology and Teaching and Other Stuff

In the sixty plus years I have been on this earth I have been fortunate to have witnessed wondrous changes in this old world. Yes, there have also been some…

A short note on the rhetoric of George Will

Today on This Week, George Will flapped his gums to utter this turd of non-wisdom: “Now that insurance companies are going to be essentially public utilities, now that the Obama…

SUNDAY’S QUOTE OF THE WEEK

Church = waste of a perfectly good Sunday morning…Many thanks to our very own Beekeeper’s Apprentice for this little gem.…

With Bachman and DeMint “Face the Nation” Loses Credibility

On Sundays I like to watch CBS Sunday Morning followed by Face the Nation.  I just heard the upcoming attractions for the latter: The guests are South Carolina’s Senator Jim…