Get yourself to

And laugh along with the rest of us. Burke announced her 2014 gubernatorial candidacy this morning. Woo hoo and all that. And within moments the Republican Part of Wisconsin launched That’s right. The Republican Party of Wisconsin owns the domain name It seems they have since 2002. We are currently in the midst […]

What I did on my summer vacation.

  There was time in Italy. I’m rather fond of that photo of the Colosseum. And from the perspective of a student of politics, it was remarkable to fulfill a childhood dream (Yes, I’ve been this way since I was about 10 years old.) and stomp around The Forum. Only Mesopotamia remains on my list […]

Gosh, I am clever sometimes

I forgot to turn comments back on for the blog. Oopsie. What is more – I can not figure out how to get them to update on the older posts. This one is a bit of a test to see if they will resurrect. This is the hazard of being all things to a blog. […]

Why I like meteor showers.

I was raised that way. One of my earliest memories (four years old, I think) was my father waking me to see one. It was likely the one we just had. The weather did not cooperate for this event, but I planned ahead and went out Saturday night instead of waiting for Sunday or Monday, […]

I wish I knew how to quit you, FC

Dammit. Dammit dammit dammit. I’m back. I have a really good excuse! But I’ll keep it to myself. Oh, and I had the best vacation of my life a couple of weeks ago. Maybe I’ll tell you about it some day soon.