Category Archives: President Obama

Riding The Tide

Took a little field trip for my birthday last month and rode The Tide, our new light rail transit, into downtown Norfolk. The local rag reports that use to date is higher than expected! Overall, the rail journey was quite … Continue reading

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Perhaps with New Eyes

There’s a discussion on the internet about President Obama’s leadership style that’s well worth your time. As you follow the links to some interesting folks and peruse insightful and telling commentary, I ask you to REMEMBER that our president, among … Continue reading

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Look, Up in the Sky!

Hang on, we’re popping about the globe on this one. As my internetz friend CR says, this thing has more links than Jimmy Dean. Debt Ceiling Raised, Sky Doesn’t Fall? The Showdown at the Debt Ceiling Corral took the spotlight … Continue reading

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za zen it zuckz zometimez or The Voter’s Dilemma

… OR MAYBE NOT CAUTION: The tone of this post is more serious than the general tenor of this blog. If you’re looking for giggles or lots of snark, there’s plenty of other stuff here and elsewhere. Up to you. … Continue reading

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Read This Post …

Read The Blame Goes Beyond Obama for Debt Ceiling Compromise at PoliticusUSA and REMEMBER. This one at The People’s View is informative about the details of the deal. You might also want to remember who was running against Obama/Biden in … Continue reading

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Turkeys Away!

Our current flock of Congressional Republicans seems determined to give America the bird on recovering from the economically disastrous policies of the Bush League Republicans. The latest kerfuffle is over the debt ceiling, which was never an issue when “W” … Continue reading

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Even More Smartarse Comments About Politics and Politicians, But of Course!

Question: What does the news that Michele Bachmann is “a heavy user” of medications to manage the migranes she suffers have in common with Grey Poupon Mustard? Answer: The response “But of course!” I’m not the only one cracking wise. … Continue reading

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