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2013 Progressive Of The Year

Like most writers I write many holiday articles ahead of time.  When you publish 7 days a week it is a way to get a day off.  Traditionally I have posted the Progressive of the Year on Christmas Eve.  Normally … Continue reading

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Regression To The End

Wisconsin Republicans may be evil but they are not stupid.  They know that with the pending round of recalls the end of their reign of terror is probably near.  Therefore they are trying to delay it as much as possible … Continue reading

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Last Dance

In 1978 Donna Summer had a hit with the song Last Dance.  In fact in 1979 she received the first of what was to be five Grammy Awards for it.  The song starts out slow and finishes fast and full … Continue reading

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United Citizens vs. Citizens United

As I begin to write this it is approaching midnight in the Eastern Time Zone, but all eyes are on the Wisconsin State Senate recall elections in the Central Time Zone.  Listening to the knowledgeable people on the ground in … Continue reading

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A Shutout In Brew Crew Land

The last time I was in Wisconsin the Brewers were still playing in County Stadium.  Thus far in 2011 it feels like I have spent half my time there.  I never thought I would see the day when I stayed … Continue reading

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Regressive Desperation

If the controlling element of the Republican Party, its radical right wing, were a perfume manufacturer their new summer fragrance would be Regressive Desperation.  My review is that it stinks and it is offensive. 

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State Of Confusion

When are the Wisconsin recall elections?  That sounds like a perfectly reasonable question that should have a very short, concise answer consisting of a date, perhaps augmented with and opening and closing time for the polls.  Think again.  Republican shenanigans … Continue reading

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2nd Quarter Grades – 2011

Today is the last day of the second quarter of 2011.  On New Year’s Day I made a prediction of what the five biggest political stories of the year would be in 2011.  Let’s take a look at them and … Continue reading

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Delay And Destroy

Wisconsin has been ground zero for the right wing in 2011.  Perhaps it was the ambition of rookie Republican/Tea Party Governor Scott Walker.  To this day, I still think he dreams of being on stage in Tampa in August of … Continue reading

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Ahead In Wisconsin

The attack on the American working class started at a time and place of the choosing of the Republican Party.  The time was this winter and the place was Wisconsin.  Tuesday the working class came one step closer to making … Continue reading

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