Category Archives: Republican Tantrums

The Last Grown-Up

It gets tiresome. You know the drill. Republicans are the grown-ups in America – because they know there’s no free lunch. You make it on your own, or you don’t, and of course they hate everything that happened with FDR … Continue reading

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Cats on Hot Tin Roofs

July is an unpleasant month, and it’s just as well it has ended, as this one was exceptionally unpleasant, given this sort of thing: “A comprehensive review of key climate indicators confirms the world is warming and the past decade … Continue reading

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Sweet Imaginary Reason

It has come up before. It’s Isaiah 1:18 – “Come now, and let us reason together, saith the LORD: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall … Continue reading

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The Prospect of Perfect Harmony Is Not Good At the Present Time

Well, that’s done, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and the Associated Press headline says so – It’s the Law of the Land: Health Overhaul Signed. And now that it is law those who opposed the whole thing have … Continue reading

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