Ineffective, Irresponsible, and Dangerous

People are scared.  The economy continues its tailspin, closing today below 9,000 points, losing nearly forty percent since the record high last year over 14,000.  People are watching their 401(k)s evaporate; my wife tells me that we’ve lost twenty-thousand dollars in a year…  I didn’t...

Calling a Spade a Spade

Yesterday Matt posted a video that had moved me deeply, and I think cut to the heart of the matter not just in how much more work there is left to be done in regards to race relations in this country, but also in the political struggles that face minority and women politicians as they struggle to etch a...

This Won’t Go Over Well at All

And, for a brief time, I thought we were on the road to recovery. I had believed the time or healing was upon us. Not quite yet, apparently. I don’t want to be that guy. You know, the guy who parses and overanalyzes every single word and phrase that gets spoken, the one that tries to find a gaffe in...

Step 1: Make Them Pay

As a continuation to this post, I have a proposition. The GOP is going after Democratic Congressional candidate Travis Childers using some pretty deplorable tactics that are pretty much race baiting. Now, I’ve been saying, time and again, we have to start pushing back on the hard fights, on the dog...

Dear SusanUnPC: Got your white hood on?

Everytime I think SusanUnPC at No Quarter hasn’t sunk low enough in her attacks against Obama, she rents a bulldozer and digs. This time, though, she dug too far — right into white power. Rumproast, a blog that’s been on fire today, churns out another must-read post. He’s been...

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