The GOP is looking at a national crash. Just look at last weekend's GOP Policy Retreat in West Virginia. Only about 100 GOP House members attended, not even half of the caucus. One non attendee famously said when asked...
Hi! Do you know me? I didn't think so. I'm an American citizen, no different than any of the other 325 million people who proudly call themselves Americans. Except apparently I'm totally different and isolated from some 82 million...
Pop Qiz! Q: What was Joe Biden's main campaign slogan in 2020? A: Democracy is on the ballot! And it worked like a charm. Trump and the GOP kept gifting Biden and the Democrats with example after example of autocratic and anti democratic behavior....
I don't understand this sudden media fascination with Presidential erections!  No Emily, it's presidential elections.   Oh. Nevermind.   Chevy Chase and Gilda Radner on SNL What's left of Trump's mental stability is finally cracking under the stress of his criminal behavior....
Rachel Maddow never fails to deliver on her now weekly show. Tonight was no different, but ho!, how it warms the cockles of the heart. Rachel led off her A-block tonight by letting us all know that you can get...
There's a good reason why European countries over the centuries have had to toss the occasional revolution. Because when a ruler is not only filthy rich, but also feels entitled and insulated from the rest of us, they have to go. There's no...
Things are quiet, today, finally. The GOP celebrated Kevin McCarthy's ascent to Speaker of the House like they'd won the Revolutionary War. They preened and peacocked about what a great Congress this is going to be. If you buy that...
Oh, this isn't just the best new thing of the day as Rachel Maddow always liked to put it in her segment. From where I'm sitting, it might just be the best new thing of the year! Cast your mind back to the...
What are all those guys fighting about?  Well, you know, if it isn't sport or politics, it's most likely religion.    Old Irish Quip This just broke today, so you might not have heard it yet. There was a poll...
We are about to see what happens when an immature personality, somebody who wasn't wired too well to begin with, gets a taste of fame, power and money, think's he's an indestructible God and then finds out that he's...

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Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. In fact, it's the only thing that ever has.

— Margaret Mead