• Someone wanna wake the President?

    by  • April 8, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Listen, I know he’s tired. He had a long trip, going from England to Iraq over 8 days. But still, there are 20 Americans currently being held hostage by terrorists. No, really. They are. Somali pirates hijacked a U.S.-flagged, Danish-owned container ship on Wednesday with 20 American crew on board in a major escalation...

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    Maybe I should take the hint.

    by  • April 8, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Governor Sarah Palin won’t be coming to live closer to me anytime soon. In other words, she isn’t running for the Alaskan Senate seat against Lisa Murkowski. Many seemed to think after the election that moving into the elder body of the U.S. Congress would be the best move for her — providing a...

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    Why bother?

    by  • April 7, 2009 • 1 Comment

    Today, many are reporting on a new NYT/CBS poll that claims massive support for the President and the direction of the country. Taegan Goddard from Congressional Quarterly summarized it this way: Polls Finds More OptimismAmericans have grown more optimistic about the economy and the direction of the country in the 11 weeks since President...

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    George Bush was a racist and didn’t care about AIDS.

    by  • April 7, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Bullshit. The former President never really seemed to get the credit he deserved for a program he first initiated in 2003, and had renewed in 2007, to treat those infected with HIV on the African continent. But now a study has been released that helps us understand the real-life impact of what he really...

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    "We’ll help rebuild this room."

    by  • April 6, 2009 • 2 Comments

    We suck at giving things. First it was DVDs. Then an iPod.Now we’ve donated the diplomatic equivalent of a fairly nice bottle of port to the earthquake relief effort in Italy. The United States said Monday it would donate 50,000 dollars in emergency aid to Italy after a powerful earthquake killed at least 100...

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    Hey look! An elephant!

    by  • April 6, 2009 • 1 Comment

    There’s an elephant in the room in Ohio. 221,000 jobs have been lost in the Buckeye state in the past 12 months. And while Governor Strickland is hiding under his desk playing with federal stimulus money and worrying about everything but the #1 issue facing the state, John Kasich is recognizing the real issue...

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    It’s opposite day.

    by  • April 3, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Or at least I hope it is. Just imagine this for a second — federal immigration agents get word of an American firm employing a number of illegal immigrants. The federal agents storm in and promptly give these illegal aliens….temporary work visas. Believe it or not, this seems to be the new status quo...

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    Westbound & Down.

    by  • April 3, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Sorry for the sparse posting the past couple days. I’ve been trying to get ahead on work since I’m heading west for a business trip next week. In other news, I’m looking forward to an interesting experience tomorrow morning. I was invited, along with a few other friends, to join a group of veterans...

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