Tag Archives: Politico

Happy B-day JBD … and A Coupla Other Things!

Yup … one of the 3 Blitzen Babes has a birthday today (as does SirHitsAlot’s dad).  It’s a special day … and we wish them both a wonderful year! Down in AZ, I see that Jan Brewer is standing tall … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What a Day It Was!

Tho’ a decidedly mixed bag, Health Insurance Reform has passed in the House by a vote of 219-212, with Republicans unanimously in opposition (even with the damn cave-in on women’s right to choose … in any meaningful sense of the … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday Catch Up

I read through the post-match quotes re. yesterday’s USWNT win over Norway at the Algarve – and continue to just love Pia’s detailed and forthright comments … for example: (On the ebb and flow of the match)  You can imagine … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Soccer, etc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Little on the Drug-Addled, Pasty, Russian Nesting Doll Guy that the GOP Adores … Then We Move On

Saturday morning … last morning before we go back to daylight savings time.  I’m having some smooth, dark coffee and catching up on the news of the world while the sun comes up here. Scary times, as the economy’s woes … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Soccer, etc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Sleety Saturday Here

First off, Chip Saltsmann. The candidate for the chairmanship of the RNC sent around a Holiday CD that reminds us all, yet again, of why the Republican Party is having such a hard time these days.  Here’s one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Palin Going Rogue (in her Manolo Pumps)?

Apparently all is not well in the McCain campaign (no big news there, I realize).  Still, the word in Politico is that Palin and her supporters are getting impatient with the way things are going (or not going).  An ambitious … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Whiter Shade of Palin …

This is a photo of a recent sunset at the lake, sent my way by HollyCornblog (who is also the provider of some of the juicier Sarah Palin news and punditry). On the Palin front, the plot, as they say, … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

USWNT Wins Another (And Other News of the World)

The USWNT defeated Norway 4-0 yesterday in Fredrikstad, and Abby Wambach scored her 99th career goal! Next up is Sweden on July 5th. Interestingly, the US had not defeated Norway in Norway before – losing and tying their two previous … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Soccer, etc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Golf Gear and HollyCornblog Update

According to the Huffington Post this morning (quoting unnamed Republican operatives) the McCain campaign is in deep do-do. This is the kind of story I love to start off with on a too-hot Monday morning! And check out this priceless … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NH HR 0024 Tabled … Obama Skewered … ABC #@$!$#^%$#

Here’s the text of NH HR 0024, the resolution introduced by 87 year old Betty Hall in the NH State Legislature. It asks that Bush and Cheney be impeached under provisions of Jefferson’s Manual of Parliamentary Practice. According to Blue … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment