Monthly Archives: July 2008

Reputation

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