"Let heaven and men and devils, let them all, All, all, cry shame against me, yet I'll speak." -- Othello - - It's a shame that Shakespeare isn't around to write up this tale of political treachery. This is right up his...
“Be careful what you wish for” I've taken plenty of shots including some cheap ones at now former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy. So have others. Lots of us have. Ever sine the vote to oust him a lot of self-satisfaction...
Nothing like having faith in the people you serve, not to mention having faith in human nature to begin with. This latest addition to the growing Legend Of Joe Manchin should have people singing about him on porches for...
You know, if they all lived in the same place, you might be able to explain it by saying It's something in the water. But they don't, they live all over, in places like Ohio, South Carolina, and Florida. And if...
What a difference a day makes. Adam Schiff has always stood up to Comrade Cheeto, but as of today he’s doing it with the full weight of being Chair of the House Intelligence Committee. https://twitter.com/RepAdamSchiff/status/1060274075178844160 He’s letting Trump know that a...
As you see displayed every single day, the fringe loonies of the GOP do not understand what's at stake with each issue before the House and Senate, other than it's an opportunity to bleat and baa how the American...
Q: What one thing do the following all have in common? Pardoning Douchenesh D'Souza, scrapping the Iran Deal, separating asylum and refugee seekers from their children at the border, reversing government sanctions to bail out ZTE, and imposing punitive...
When Fox & Friends, Trump's favorite right-wing propaganda machine launched a Twitter poll asking whether the benefits of Medicare for All "outweigh the costs," they got a bit of a surprise.  The poll said, "Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare for all'...
Shit just got real   Anonymous Look, we all know that things are not always what they appear to be. Five short years ago, many of you here thought that I was capable of stringing two coherent sentences together. Wrong-o. Three short years...
This is certainly an interesting turn of events. Kevin McCarthy and Joe Biden hammered out the basic parameters of the debt ceiling deal, which has been written about here and elsewhere. The deal is a compromise. Republicans wanted big...

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