Friday, May 16, 2008
An example of the old adage at work, as the gun lobby becomes more confident its attachment to the Republican party weakens. This is a great illustration of the importance of issues over party in American politics. You win when both sides start talking your language.
Saturday, May 10, 2008
Everyone must accept his wisdom on pain of being branded a racist. Of course, he is willing to give us some time, he is willing, in his benevolence, to put down our reluctance celebrate his anointing for a time, he is willing to put it down to our insecurities, our inability to stop clinging to religion or guns in the face of economic dislocation. But comes a time when we are all expected to do our duty and listen to the voice of the people, especially those people that have temerity to not vote for him.