Category Archives: Stuck in the Past

The Persistence of Inadequate Ideas

All your conservative friends tell you the same thing – it’s the unions that drove General Motors and Chrysler into bankruptcy. Well, sometimes you get what they say is the other real reason – it was all the government regulations, … Continue reading

Posted in Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA), Stuck in the Past, The Persistence of Ideology, Union Bashing, Unions, Unions Ruined GM, Workers of the World | Leave a comment

Letting the Genie Out of the Bottle Always Leads to Trouble

It had to happen. On Thursday, July 31, the day after John McCain’s new “celebrity” campaign ad hit the airwaves – that television spot featuring Britney Spears and Paris Hilton in an implicit comparison with Obama, the one that upset … Continue reading

Posted in Attack Politics, Attacks on Obama, Britney Spears and Paris Hilton, Exploiting Resentment, Hollywood, McCain, McCain as a Victim of Racism, Obama, Patriotism, Playing Victim, Political Posturing, Qualifications to be President, Race and Politics, Stuck in the Past, The McCain Brand, The Race Card | Leave a comment