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Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST

This was not written for chiefs

by geoschmo

I am constantly annoyed by those on the right wing who feel they alone own a proper respect for our laws and traditions. Patriotism and love of country are not within the sole purview of the Republican Party. And you can't "take back" what belongs to all of us.

I am also a hopeless science fiction geek and a great fan of the original Star Trek in all it's 60's hippy, drippy goofiness. Maybe it's the afterglow of the last couple days, but this scene hit me right between the eyes tonight. It just goes to show even in what by many accounts is considered one of the worst episodes of the series are examples of good writing and wonderfully positive messages.

And some occasionally damn fine acting!

Follow me below the Orange squiggly Tachyon Particle...

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Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:04 AM PST

Don't get complacent Ohio. GOTV!

by geoschmo

I know the Polls have been trending in the right direction. I know the early vote has been strong. But my purely anecdotal, non-scientific office survey says election day turnout is WAY up this year.

These are people who live and vote in Republican areas who are coming in saying they have had to wait in line to vote for the first time in their lives.

Don't put your feet up yet.

Don't let off the gas.

Finish strong.

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