Tag Archives: Our Special Relationship with England

The Revenge of the Twit

Ah, an odd week finally ends – and all the political posturing of a presidential campaign, that hit full-speed far too early and then like in the Mel Brooks movie Spaceballs shifted to Ludicrous Speed, ended too, for a moment. … Continue reading

Posted in Attack Politics, Mitt Romney, Obama is Muslim, Obama's Otherness, Race and Politics, Racial Dogwhistles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Impossibly Bad Day

Hemingway is long gone and so are Gertrude Stein and her friend Alice, but Woody Allen showed in his recent movie that nostalgia is stupid – or at least it makes you injudicious. That Paris – Hemingway’s Moveable Feast – … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Policy, Mitt Romney, Romney in London | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment