Tag Archives: George W Bush

Phinally It's Phriday!

Spoken like a true Phillies phan, I know.  😉 There’s lots of news this morning on the Boston Breakers front, starting with the fact that an agreement has been reached between the Boston Aztecs and the Boston Breakers. Under the … Continue reading

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Blood Pressure Meds, Anyone?

You’ll need ’em after reading the piece that appeared in Salon yesterday – an overview and accounting of the damage wrought by Bush et al in their years in DC.  It begins: After a couple of presidential terms, mismanagement in … Continue reading

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Talk about lipstick on a pig!

Here’s my feedback from last night’s debate: First of all, pundits will say McCain had his “best” debate, and they’re right — all things being relative.  He really did have some good moments, made some salient points, and sounded reasonable … Continue reading

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The Administration That Cried Wolf, McCain's Mental Status, the WPS, and Happy Birthday HollyCornblog!

Lots to write about today … and let me start with what’s been nagging at me ever since this whole Wall Street debacle became the latest national emergency.  I keep thinking, “What if this really is an emergency?  Bush certainly … Continue reading

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Maddow, Huffington, a Bit of Soccer, and Yeah, Some Palin, Too

 So Rachel Maddow’s new show premiered last night and while I didn’t see the whole thing (had a meeting) and didn’t see Boltgirl there (not yet, that is), what I saw I liked a lot (not surprisingly).  Way to go … Continue reading

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USWNT v. Canada … 23 Hours and Counting

Tomorrow at 6AM we’ll start the next leg of the Olympic tournament journey. There’s not a lot in the way of soccer news in the interim. The WNT Blog is a good place to track the USWNT’s travels and preparation … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wingnuts … from the GOP to the Yankees

First off, WELCOME HOME HollyCornblog. Hope you found everything in order … and no odd strangers hanging out at your chiminea! Just a couple of things today … first, this news bit and clip from Talking Points Memo featuring a … Continue reading

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Oh. Go Ahead, John … Kiss Him!

Gary Hart has written (on the Huffngton Post) an excellent piece on John McCain and al Qaeda. He laments that the erstwhile maverick seems to have succumbed to the siren song of power … leaving his brain and his moral … Continue reading

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Talking Politics

Barack Obama’s pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Jr., has left his campaign because remarks he has made were “inflammatory.”  Geraldine Ferraro has stepped down from her position in Hillary Clinton’s campaign because remarks she has made were “inflammatory.”  Meanwhile, that George … Continue reading

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So Much to Write About!

This morning my NH world is blanketed with @ 10 inches of what looks to be fluffy snow.  This amazing winter continues apace!  It’s school vacation week in these parts, so at least the plows and busses won’t be trying … Continue reading

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