03 Feb 2010

Prairie’s Reading: Fake Sincerity

As the meme of Republican inevitability in 2010 rises, there’s a cautionary tale…that nobody seems to be reading inside the USA.

02 Feb 2010

Shorter John McCain

The shorter version of Senator McCain boils down to this….

01 Feb 2010

Monday Morning Food for Thought

I’m having a wee bit of trouble taking seriously the bleatings of the corpulent king of greed and gluttony this morning as the videoclips of Roger Ailes’ on This Week make the rounds of the blogosphere and 24/7 cable…. teachers, who already have dipped into their own wallets for school supplies, these days are on the front lines of seeing to it kids have food in their backpacks to take home for the weekends.

26 Jan 2010

Consider Yourself Warned….

If it can happen to a small state blogger like Chet at northdecoder.com, it can happen to any of us.

25 Jan 2010


Loyalty has been on my mind today, ever since I caught portions of Morning Joe‘s conversation during the Political Roundtable…the consensus seemed to be there is no loyalty anymore…

23 Jan 2010

One Person’s Story

We need healthcare reform. Postponing. Delaying. Putting it off until everybody feels all nicey-nicey about what’s in the bill just isn’t going to cut it. I feel strongly about this. …

22 Jan 2010

Hope—and Coin—for Haiti

In Fargo, school kids are gathering up pennies. Dimes or dollars, do what you can.

18 Jan 2010

Mitch McConnell Came to Town

Mitch McConnell came to Fargo today to tout the Senate candidacy of current Republican Governor John Hoeven. And I’m sure it’s just a coincidence the Valley’s been socked in with fog all day….

16 Jan 2010

McConnell Coming to Fargo for Hoeven

The Because We didn’t Totally Wreck America during the Bush Lost Years and We Want to Finish the Job campaign is winging its way toward Fargo, North Dakota on Monday. Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell will speak at a rally of Republican money donors and also he and Governor and Wanna-Be-Senator John Hoeven….

15 Jan 2010

Call Your Friends & Family in MA Now!

If you know someone in Massachusetts who hasn’t yet committed to VOTE for Coakley, I’m beggin’ you…call them now. Don’t wait for a group to do organized calling… you do it. Because we can’t afford to let the last term of Edward Kennedy be upended and totally turned 180 backward by the Republican candidate for his seat in the Senate.