Vacationing Out Of One’s Mind

….Thanks to Charlie Pierce for this apt phrase…. Here’s a bit of ‘setting the scene’ as TBOGG would say: A female assistant works for a dentist for about 10 years when he suddenly wakes up to the fact that she is ATTRACTIVE, oops make it TOO ATTRACTIVE and not only that, she is a THREAT:…

Come All Ye, Join The Chorus…

On November 3, 2010, I wrote a post titled: “English Speaking Idiots” …..I grew up holding the USA with great awe. I always thought that a country where English is the main language people would be much better informed and have deeper sense of awareness for after all, there is no language barrier. But I…

One More Before I Let It Go

One of my favourite bloggers Josh Marshall at TPM writes, Shame on Obama? For progressives mad at their president, at some level, that’s understandable. They have no relationship with and expect only the worst from the Breitbarts and Fox Newses of the world. But with Obama they expect more. And it’s personal. Still, you just…

Somebody, Anybody Give Tapper A Pulitzer Already

What a wonderful piece of journalism by Jake Tapper!. Somebody, anybody give him a Pulitzer already, yes for the Tweet category!! Think Progress reports: UPDATE ABC’s Jake Tapper tweets, “Meanwhile, POTUS and VP Biden are golfing today…” The Hill reports. This is his masterpiece tweet with regard to the news about: BP PLC Chief Executive…

Disgusting Doctor

……..I can’t believe the extent of stupidity that prevails in the ‘Greatest Nation In The Whole World’

Senator Bunning, Bummer Extraordinaire

Talking Points Memo reports: Sen. Jim Bunning (R-KY) is already infamous for blocking a temporary extension of unemployment and COBRA benefits for out of work Americans. But included in that package is legislation to prevent a mandatory pay cut for doctors–and by standing in its way, he’s triggered a 21 percent fee reduction to doctors…

Borderline Broder, Smoking Potlin

Broder, you sez WWWWHAT?? (H/t: Watertiger at Dependable Renegade for this picture) In case you missed David Broder in Washington Post (no links, sorry), don’t worry. Here is my two cents in brackets, besides his breathtaking bull-shit punditry. This was not the first time that Palin has impressed me. (Really?, Are you on some drugs,…

A Promise, Is A Promise…

…that MUST be kept, (for those joining us only now, last December, I wrote a post on a bull shit artist and quit posting anything on or about that artist), but in the interests of the public who are so caught up with flashy smiles and sexy figures, I force myself to post this…. For…

Senator Shelby Blackmailer Extraordinaire..?

When I read the news yesterday, I knew this was coming, Senator Shelby! You have already proved yourself to be an obstructionist-extraordinaire so now are you aiming for ‘blackmailer-extraordinaire’? Well, here is a good-luck for you, Senator Shelby, you will need it!! ——————————————————————————– Update: Here is Steven Benen’s take in The Washington Monthly: SHELBY’S SHUTDOWN…….