As the Amtrak derailment showed (again), the refusal to spend on infrastructure literally kills . Also, infrastructure spending: (i) is necessary and unavoidable (failure to timely spend on ...
(photo credit: Doug Mills, NYT)
From The Guardian :
Barack Obama has secured support from Gulf leaders for his attempt to reach a nuclear deal with Iran as a summit outside Washington ...
Hillary Clinton’s announcement video that kicked off her 2016 presidential campaign will go down as one of the great works of political advertising and strategy in modern history. Decades from ...
My wife has a terminal brain cancer. Glibostoma Malforme. I found that out on Sep 30 2013 when I found her in her chair completely covered by her own urine, feces, vomit and totally non-responsive.
#148 of My Stupid State
Everyday there is a new scandal with Rick Scott in this state. I am already several scandals behind in my writing because I just cannot keep up. We've become one of the ...
Yeah, this is fluff, but I have a special affinity for MSNBC host Alex Wagner. She's both adorable and beautiful, but more importantly she's smart with an electric personality and is a strong ...
Mike and Brian in 2007.
I moved from Saint Louis to Portland, Oregon in August of 2010, after having lived in Missouri for 18 years. When people in Portland ask me why I decided to move I always ...
It is open season on President Obama. He is a weak president. He is too cautious, they say. Even Hillary Clinton has jumped on the bandwagon. Hillary Clinton seems to be using the international ...
Andrew W.K. might be my new hero.
He writes a letters column for the Village Voice and I'd never heard of him until yesterday when someone I know posted his response to a letter from Son of a Right-
Whoever you are, I must thank you from the bottom of my heart for leaving your overweight young Blue Tick Coon Hound running down the highway after you threw her out.