Barack Obama, the selfie president

I got myself into trouble on Twitter last night with this comment: That @WhiteHouse selfie is probably the most discouraging thing I've witnessed in America since 9/11. — Cindy Kilkenny (@cindykilkenny) April 17, 2014 In case you missed it, this is the latest presidential selfie: Pals. — The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 17, 2014 […]

Income inequality in tonight’s SOTU

No doubt our President will go all out and demand more class warfare. He will be doing so without any regard for the facts. Word is he will announce that all future federal contracts pay workers a minimum wage of $10.10 per hour. (Duh. Just how many federal employees, even those under contract, are making […]

John Doe Two

1) It’s really not about Scott Walker no matter how badly a few Lefties in the state want it to be. As this US News article from today says, the John Doe is just a little extra for the Governor to maneuver in his quest to be President. 2) Writing about it is going to […]

ACA: It’s the law.

I resisted the urge to add “stupid.” I was all set to give you a brilliant deconstruction of John Doe II this morning, but then I saw that Wigderson chose to pontificate on the rightness of Republicans to claim Obama can’t make one-sided decisions regarding the Affordable Health Care act. Wiggy even invoked George Will! […]

“You’ve Come a Long Way Baby ?”

The Presidential election of 2012 taught me an important tenet– to pay attention to political polls and not political pols. Thus tonight’s victory in the Virginia governor’s race by Democrat Terry McMcAuliffe surprises me not at all. No question the Obamacare debacle closed the gap between candidates by 12 to about 2 points in 10 […]