I am very disturbed by the attitude that whoever you are, or wherever you come from, or whatever sport team you root for, you or they are number one. This is an attitude that is common to all ...
I'm not young any more. If you subtract a quarter century from the number that's my age, that's about how old I feel. My health is still quite good. But when I look in the mirror it's a reminder ...
At the beginning of the day, you stand on the verge of becoming the most powerful person on the planet; by the end of it, you're unemployed and being forced to make a speech expressing humility and ...
Is it possible? Could there actually be a race for the Democratic nomination between the two most preeminent women in the political world who both co-incidentally inhabit the same political party? ...
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I am still trying to figure out how the man who has won two presidential elections by a fairly comfortable margin has all of a sudden become a political pariah in his own party. In a difficult ...
Democratic leadership at the time of writing (October 2014) makes me want to weep, because I think that the mid-term political campaigning by Democrats is woefully underpowered. I could be very ...
A few days ago, Bernie Sanders had some pretty pointed comments about high-level Democratic campaign leadership. (Hat tip to Phoebe Loosinhouse .)
Today, Charles P. Pierce unloaded ...
Originally posted at Eclectablog .
UPDATE: Josh Derke now has a fundraising page up at JoshDerke.ruck.us . Please support this incredible Democrat.
You've probably heard of the Westboro Baptist ...
I always admire people who have issued themselves the WTF license to say whatever they truly feel and believe without worries whether it is politic or polite. Today's "Damn the Torpedoes" Award for ...