Tag Archives: Mitch McConnell

Hot Fudge Sunday May 29

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. According to Politico, here is the lineup for this week’s shows: Meet the Press (NBC) … Continue reading

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Hot Fudge Sunday May 22nd

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. According to Politico, here is the lineup for this week’s shows: A week after his … Continue reading

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Hot Fudge Sunday May 15

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. According to Politico, here is the lineup for this week’s shows: Meet the Press (NBC) … Continue reading

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It’s the Budget My Ass

Careful what you wish for. Republicans have made the budget problem their number one issue. In fact it’s their national emergency. They are using it to demand lots of spending cuts that would essentially hurt a lot of Americans. But … Continue reading

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Hot Fudge Sunday January 23

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. This week’s focus is on the upcoming State of the Union Address. According to Politico, … Continue reading

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The McConnell Gambit: Epic Fail

America Held Hostage: Day 701 Whether or not you watch Rachel Maddow‘s Show on MSNBC, her explanation of how the Republicans broke the Senate with excessive abuse of the filibuster is highly recommended. The term filibuster is of European origin … Continue reading

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Republicans Favor Increased Taxes

Today in the Senate, Republicans voted unanimously in favor of the largest income tax increase in decades, despite the overwhelming opposition of Americans. The Republican support for this tax increase is not new. When the tax increase was originally conceived in … Continue reading

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The ‘Tell’

Those of you who play poker probably know this. There are several variations on the game but I like to play Texas Hold ‘em. Poker players often become hypersensitive to body language when looking for clues as to whether the … Continue reading

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Showdown at the GOP Corral

It appears that the first Tea Party vs. GOP battle is about to begin. The Old Guard is promising to vote against banning earmarks, despite having campaigned on supporting the ban. Will the Tea Party get the earmarks banned? Or … Continue reading

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Post Mortem

I’ve actually had a good night’s sleep after the November 2010 midterms. I’d like to thank everyone for participating. It was fun. I learned how to Skype. The election went pretty much as expected. Nate was spot on. His model was … Continue reading

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