Dear Unreliable Narrator, The school year is almost at an end, and you’ve learned so much about the world–most of it wondrous, some of it not so good. You started out the year unable to swing your way across the… Read more ›
New posts up at MOMocrats: one on California’s Supreme Court ruling in favor of gay marriage, and another post on the 2008 Farm Bill. Also, a web exclusive at Blogher–MOMocrats’ Erin Kotecki Vest (Queen of Spain, y’all, all hail the… Read more ›
New post up at MOMocrats on candidate music, both pro and am. An excerpt below: Then, there’s today’s huge announcement that the Boss–you got it, Bruuuuuuuuuuuce–came off the fence and endorsed Barack Obama. Now that is big! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kDfcRcGJnSQ&hl=en]
You know that classic arty movie where Wallace Shawn lisps his whole way through dinner (with Andre)? Called My Dinner With Andre, predictably enough? It’s the paradigmatic movie that consists solely of conversation over food. Well, the Obama campaign is… Read more ›
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWe7wTVbLUU&hl=en] The transcript of his speech on race, racism, and our flawed, though perfectible, union is here. Can we get back discussing the candidates and what they bring to substantive issues in ways that either better define our problems, or… Read more ›
Now up at MOMocrats. So fresh, so breezy, so free from oil!
Up now at MOMocrats. Post discusses the national election through the lens of local county and state election of Iowa delegates who’ll go on to the Democratic National Convention.
I wrote about the Clinton campaign and the Ferraro debacle (amazing followup here in a televised “Special Comment” by Keith Olbermann), and urged both candidates to inspire us instead of mudwrestle. Both are up now. And I’ve had on slow… Read more ›
Up at MOMocrats.com: “Math-Lovin’ Political Bloggers, I Heart You.”
Because the Batsignal to his cell phone seems to be in a dead spot. As MOMocrats before me have eloquently posted here, here, here, and as is flying around the blogosphere everywhere, Democrats are in the position of having two… Read more ›