On February 20, 2021, Texas went dark. And it went dark at the worst possible moment. A horrendous ice storm preceding a polar cold front basically demolished the Texas power grid. Power plants shut down automatically rather than overload...
You don't need to be much of a political prognosticator to have foreseen this one. The primaries this week did not go as Donald Trump planned. Mehmet Oz did not sail away with the nomination. Trump pretty much figured...
As you have no doubt observed, there are some old school Republicans, chiefly Mike Pence and Mike Pompeo, who are dedicated to moving on from Donald Trump and from the insanity of that era. To the rest of us,...
Donald Trump is asking us to swallow an incredible paradox, but then considering that he was ever in the Oval Office to begin with is such a whopper of a proposition that once you have choked that one down,...
OK. I'm starting to get my rhythm now. We've had a few primary Tuesdays under our belt, And I've seen something pretty much repeated ad nauseum on both sides that has me honing in on one particular thing I'm...
Donald Burn Down Democracy Trump has a great piece of advice for his BFF Mehmet Oz, the same advice, in fact, that a drunken Rudy Giuliani gave him: Just go ahead and declare victory. Trump is looking to expand...
Another Tuesday, another primary night. And as the results come in, there is something that is already beginning to become clear, even though the majority of the primaries are yet to come. Everyone has been casting this midterm as a...
There is no joy in Mudville tonight, Mudville in this case being Madison Cawthorn headquarters. A live feed came in from there to MSNBC earlier, triggering a panel of political analysts kicking in their two cents on whether Cawthorn...
Dirty deeds, done dirt cheap...Dirty deeds, done dirt cheap   AC/DC Those of you who know me know that I've long been highly complimentary of the Biden Democrats. After a couple of decades playing Lucy and the football with McConnell, the two old war...
The polls are still open but results are beginning to trickle in. Dave Wasserman is the House editor of the Cook Political Report. Here is what he just posted. https://twitter.com/Redistrict/status/1526708867668840451 Cross your fingers, your toes, your knees. Anything. Chant. Burn candles,...

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