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Tag Archives: Paul LePage
Preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons is a legitimate goal of most American politicians at the federal level. Like most other things, there is certainly room for debate as to how to go about achieving that goal. California Representative Duncan … Continue reading
Some people just can’t labor in relative obscurity. Some can’t admit a mistake and move on, in fact they double down. Combine the two and you have Brenda Barton, Republican State Representative from Arizona’s Sixth District.
We are in the midst of March Madness and the N.C.A.A. men’s basketball championship tournament has taken over a good part of Americans’ attention. We spend considerable parts of weekends glued to television sets passionately involved in the fortunes of … Continue reading
The more the Republican presidential race unfolds one striking set of observations continue to haunt me. Despite his name never being uttered, the leading candidates seem to be advocating a third George W. Bush term. They are in complete denial … Continue reading
In 2012 you will hear a lot about the number 270. In American politics it will be the most important number of the year. It is the number of electoral votes needed to win the presidency. As we all get … Continue reading
If I play the word association game in my head with the name Newt Gingrich the first word always refers to a part of the anatomy that begins with the letter a, politely it is anus – my mind is … Continue reading
It is time for Paul LePage to throw another coaster on the bar. Another Rat Pack Governor is about to join the crew in Harry’s Hell. The only question is what took me so long?
I don’t recall writing about this phenomenon but I know I have referred to it in speeches and conversations in the past. The Plantation Mentality is the mindset of many employers who have not had the opportunity to learn the … Continue reading
Lost in the publicity garnered by the Midwestern members of the Rat Pack have been the actions of rookie Tea Party/Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott. Until now that is.