Category Archives: Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan

Rush to Judgment

Defining economic justice is hard to do – go over to the Center for Economic and Social Justice and see for yourself. Giving to each what he or she is due depends on what you decide is due to anyone … Continue reading

Posted in Class Warfare, CPAC, Obama the Socialist, Republicans Regroup, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Rush Limbaugh, Rush Limbaugh Address to CPAC, Rush Limbaugh Seizes Control of the GOP | 2 Comments

The Inevitable Supremacy of Uniformed Opinion

George Eliot somewhere or other put it nicely – “Blessed is the man who, having nothing to stay, abstains from giving us worthy evidence of the fact.”   Perhaps thoughts like that led her publish her works under that male … Continue reading

Posted in A New New Deal, American Childishness, Anti-Intellectualism, Embracing Ignorance, FDR Made the Depression Worse, Republican Opposition to Stimulus Package, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Uniformed Opinion | 2 Comments

Winners All Always Pathetic Losers

They say everyone loves a winner, but whoever they are, they’re wrong. That’s just something people say, in spite of the obvious evidence to the contrary. Take the New York Yankees. Except for a local contingent of die-hard fans, everyone … Continue reading

Posted in Politics as a Game, Republican Obstructionism, Republican Opposition to Stimulus Package, Republicans Destroy Obama, Republicans Reject Cooperation, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Resenting Those Who Win, Stimulus Bill Will Fail, Stimulus Package, The Politics of Resentment | 1 Comment

Resource Allocation Reconsidered

Spend enough time – the bulk of your career – in the most common form of relative success that most American men ever really achieve, middle management, and you know it always comes down to resource allocation. The industry doesn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Management Matters, Obama the Pragmatist, Republican Delusions, Republican Idealistic Theory, Republican Opposition to Stimulus Package, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Resource Allocation, Stimulus Plan | Leave a comment

What a Rush!

It is a strange world indeed. On Friday, January 30, there was this – “The Republican National Committee elected Michael Steele as its first African American chairman today in Washington, a decision that came after an excruciating series of ballots … Continue reading

Posted in Michael Steele, Republican Opposition to Stimulus Package, Republican Party Breaks Apart, Republican Power Vacuum, Republicans in the Wilderness, Republicans Regroup, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Rush Limbaugh, Rush Limbaugh Seizes Control of the GOP | Leave a comment

A Style That Will Take Some Getting Used To and May Not Work

In case you didn’t know, the carefully controlled double-blind study is in, and facts are facts – Boys with Unpopular Names More Likely to Break Law. Don’t name your kid Ernest or Ivan, in spite of that masterful Wilde comedy … Continue reading

Posted in Cooperation as Weakness, Even-Handedness, House Vote on Stimulus Package, Obama Respecting Republicans, Obama the Pragmatist, Republican Obstructionism, Republican Opposition to Stimulus Package, Republicans Reject Cooperation, Republicans Reject Obama Stimulus Plan, Stimulus Plan | Leave a comment