We Need Serious Candidates

Echo chambers can be a good thing sometimes. Many people consider the Hurricane to be an echo chamber. Unfortunately, most of the voices have left the cave, so I don’t know how accurate that would be these days. However, the nature of the echo chamber was never more in full force than the various sites […]

Palin: OWS Wants a Government Bailout

“Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.” Abraham Lincoln. If there was ever a person who needs to heed Honest Abe’s advice, that person would be The Quitter: “Sarah Palin blasted the Occupy Wall Street protest movement on Thursday night for wanting the same thing […]

Critical Thinking Time, Please

I’m already so sick the constant Perry Watch, and it’s only August 2011. We may have to get through MONTHS of this.  If you do even a modicum of research, you’ll find an interesting article about “Brain Biases & News” and see that people who are deemed attractive by our shallow US standards generally are considered […]

Old Habits Die Hard

Winners never quit. Quitters never quit quitting: “Less than a month after she appeared poised to shake up the Republican presidential campaign, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has once again receded from the 2012 limelight…Though Palin and her staff never announced a timeline for the remaining legs of her trip, aides had drafted preliminary itineraries […]

The Purpose of the Nutjob Candidate

First, I’d like to apologize for not being around much lately.  As most of you know, we added a third child to our family this year and I’m finding it increasingly difficult to blog regularly while keeping up with extremely active, wonderful children all day. That being said, I have a quick observation to share […]

Palin on Foreign Policy, Herman Cain, and Ringtones

The former governor of Alaska made an appearance on Fox News’ Justice With Judge Jeanine Saturday night in a wide-ranging interview that covered topics from Israel to pizza to cell phone ringtones. She criticized (natch) President Obama—who she referred to as “our temporary leader”– for his foreign policy “that really makes no sense.” She said […]

The Great Symptom

This will be my new nickname for Sarah Palin. There has been a lot written about her lately which I suppose feeds the beast so to speak. So, I don’t really want to address her directly but to point out that she is a symptom of a much bigger problem. In modern society (although I […]

Palin on Egypt

Gobbledegook gob·ble·de·gook   -nounlanguage characterized by circumlocution (the use of many words when fewer will do) and jargon, usually hard to understand: pretentious or unintelligible jargon, such as that used by officials –Synonymsgibberish, doubletalk, bosh, mumbo jumbo. Exhibit A. Sarah Palin’s interview with David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network, taken directly from their own transcript. […]