A Remarkable Day

As my colleagues would probably acknowledge, rarely do words come to me with any kind of difficulty.  And yet, here I am, struggling, my fingers hesitant over the keys on keyboard.  I am twisted with emotion and exhaustion, swelling with hope and promise, shocked at my own level of action.  After dedicating...

Memoirs of a White House Press Secretary

I’ll be completely honest; White House Press Secretary has to be one of the crappiest jobs you can have as one of the President’s senior staffers.  This, of course, taken from the infinite amount of knowledge I picked up somewhere between the second and the third viewing of the entire West Wing...

Bush To Signal Support To McCain

Okay, so this is how it was supposed to work.  After George W. Bush stepped on John McCain to win the Republican nomination and eventually became president, the Maverick’s role was to be a supporter of Bush.  Spoken or not, the agreement was pretty simple; for letting Bush get away with political...

Yoink!

Now, I’m not the kinda guy to say I told you so… …Okay, yes I am, and damn it, I told you so. Let us take a little hop in our time machines and head back to the middle of September of last year.  Weather was beginning to turn, the leaves were beginning to shift from their vibrant greens to...

Not Fast Enough

We have only a touch over 350 days left before Bush is out of office, and those days can’t fly by fast enough.  One thing I won’t miss much is his penchant for signing statements which renders even a hostile congress virtually impotent. The latest salvo of signing statements aimed at allowing...

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