Tag Archives: Republicans

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

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Breakers Power Their Way to the Top and Liz Warren Asks Tough Questions!

Yup, after all was said and done for week 4 on the WPS, who should top the power rankings but our own Breakers.  Rightly so, I’d add, IMVVHO!  Next up for the Breakers, the hungry Chicago Red Stars, who played … Continue reading

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Getting Psyched

The Breakers’ home opener is this Saturday (4/11-7PM) against the Athletica at Harvard Stadiuim.  Both teams have an opening day loss to rectify.  It’ll be fun to see Hope Solo and Lori Chalupny in town … and just awesome to … Continue reading

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Tuesday Again!

So here we are back at Tuesday again! I managed to get myself onto the treadmill this morning, and so am feeling quite cocky and proud of myself! Let’s see what’s out there in the news this morning. We’ve got … 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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Saturday's Address from POTUS and Other News

Obama is on the road pushing the stimulus package – and here’s his Saturday message.  While I remain somewhat mystified and somewhat uncomfortable with the banking end of things … the stimulus package seems a no-brainer to me.  As Robert … Continue reading

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Icy Friday

Power outages here … and running late … so this’ll be quick. Thank goodness CB sent me a rather amazing (and seasonal) video or there’s be just about nothing here.  But check this out … Bailey the Unknown Reindeer.  (Be … Continue reading

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More Republicans Jump Sinking Ship to Endorse Obama

Can we be witnessing a triumph of reason? A friend in Portland Oregon sent me this news of a Republican candidate for Congress endorsing Obama. As the article appears on the Truthout.org site, “Washington – Joel Haugen, a Republican fighting … Continue reading

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Is That an Acorn that McCain Has in His Cheek?

I, for one, can’t wait for tonight’s debate and Obama’s response when McCain goes after him.   How Big Mac will work his fringe issues into the format should be interesting to see.  The GOP has been thrusting Ayers and … Continue reading

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Up and Running

After some technological adventures that I’ll be happy to never repeat, I’m up and running again.  It was actually kind of nice to be off line as the economy continued its nosedive and the big bailout stalled in Congress.  Apparently … Continue reading

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