Tag Archives: Rachel Maddow

What's Blowin' in the Wind …

It’s windy as hell here in Canterbury this morning … and cold.  Wind chills in the minus numbers.  Brrrr! I think the wind is blowing the cover off of some bad actors … let’s take a look … maybe it’ll … Continue reading

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The Saturday Before Sunday

Okay so I do, I really do want to be rooting for Obama — but what’s with this latest appointment? GE’s defender on environmental issues, Ignacia Moreno, has been hired to do the legal stuff for EPA? How did Obama explained … Continue reading

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Icy Monday

The snows aren’t as deep as expected, but they led to power outages in these parts, and lots and lots of birches bent to the ground.  We had to saw the ends off of some branches on one birch near … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Schmartisan

So the stimulus package has passed, as the sun rises on this beautiful Saturday morning.  It wouldn’t have, without the help of Arlen Specter, Olympia Snow, and Susan Collins – courageous, centrist Republicans in a sea of dissembling, disingenuous, faux … Continue reading

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Odd, New Addition to the Blogroll Here .. and etc.

I can’t believe that I am doing this … but I feel moved to add the White House website to the links here in the JordanCornblog sidebar.  I feel moved to explore the site, read the blog, check it all … Continue reading

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Happy 2009, Everyone!

2008 was quite a year, was it not?  We had economic turmoil, the history-making US election, Palin family values, the ascension of Rachel Maddow, the Olympics (including the USWNT’s Gold medal) … and doing every Rocky-loving, cheese-steak craving, Broad Street … Continue reading

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The Real Pia

Thanks to HollyCornblog, I am reminded of what I actually meant by my secret word … it was pia the herb, of course.  In fact, I am drinking a nice cup of pia tea with honey as I write this … Continue reading

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George Bush Continues to Make Me Feel Like Scrooge … but at Least Lends Some Sense of Direction and Purpose to an Otherwise Random News Morning!

What can I say?  Bah Humbug, maybe?  The Compassionate Conservative took back one of his pardons yesterday to avoid the appearance of impropriety.  Who knows what’s really going on with all that … all I can see is yet another … Continue reading

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Quoth the Raven …

My goodness gracious … America’s team lost to the Baltimore Ravens last night … giving the Eagles a slightly larger sliver of hope for making the play-off’s (as they meet the Redskins at 4:15).  Derrick Mason played a heckuva game … Continue reading

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So Saturday

Saturday morning … and please remind me to not eat handfuls of chocolate-covered cherries while Watching Rachel Maddow … and before going to bed!  And I don’t mean the sweet syrupy kind – but nice tart ones – delicious, for … Continue reading

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