Monthly Archives: July 2008


One of the joys of being obscure is having no reputation, one way or the other. There’s nothing to live up to, and not much to live down – so when you do something good people are usually pleasantly surprised. … Continue reading

Posted in Attack Politics, Attacks on Obama, Bush, Bush's Personality, Character, McCain, Obama, Press Bias, Reputation | Leave a comment

When You Just Cannot Let It Go

Those of us who have been married a few times know the drill. You do something stupid, and admit it, and the wife, after some anger, says that’s okay – all is forgiven. You both move on. Things return to … Continue reading

Posted in Assessing the Surge, Iraq, McCain, McCain versus the Facts, Neoconservate Thought, Stuck in the Past, Withdrawal From Iraq | Leave a comment