Monthly Archives: October 2013

And This Is Why I Read Booman Tribune

(Booman Tribune) I love the writing here. But I don’t really think of it as a slow, almost imperceptible process. Certainly, you can trace the long, slow progress from Goldwater to Gohmert. But there have been sudden tectonic slips that … Continue reading

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End Run Around Democracy

This cannot be stressed enough; the Republicans in the House of Representatives changed the rules in a naked grab for power and control with no thought of actual leadership or benefit for the country.

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Because, You Know, It Is Funny!

It never gets old!

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Okay, So I Forgot A Title

I think this post over at Booman Tribune by Geov Parish really nails the truth about the damage done to the Republican Brand. A lot of students didn’t get why this couldn’t be resolved (“Can’t the president just make them … Continue reading

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Control/Alt/Delete

In case you are wondering; no, control/alt/delete will not get you to this screen. What a shame. It would make the Republicans rather redundant…….. Wait. Oh, and a tip o’ the hat to Anne Laurie of Balloon Juice.

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Eric Cantor given control of House

Eric Cantor given control of House in late night rule change by GOP. And now we know why the GOP cannot get anything done in the House of Representatives; they are bickering over who’s in charge like children in the … Continue reading

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2013 Tour De Rook – Leg 28

To the stats! Temperature: 60°F Wind: WSW 9 mph Humidity: 47% Miles: 11.69 Time: 0:46:36 Max Speed: 19.0 mph Average Speed: 15.0 mph iPod: Paul McCartney & Wings – Band On The Run Temperature: 59°F Wind: W 5 mph Humidity: … Continue reading

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2013 Tour De Rook – Leg 27

To the stats! Temperature: 68°F Wind: W 10 mph Gusts 21 Humidity: 30% Miles: 10.49 Time: 0:44:25 Max Speed: 26.4 mph Average Speed: 14.1 mph iPod: Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon Temperature: 63°F Wind: SW 8 mph … Continue reading

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