Birther Blowback

One of the most frustrating aspects of paying attention to our political process is that it seems politicians and pundits can say anything they want, regardless of how toxic, and rarely if ever fear for the consequences. It is as if words have no meaning other than the momentary political capital the carry...

And They’re Off!

Well, not really it’s actually post time but “and they’re off!” sounded so much better didn’t it? Chris Cillizza’s article in The Fix this morning marks the ‘First Call’ in the 2012 Republican Presidential nomination process. I have to say this is quite an...