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What to do?

I can’t imagine what Obama had to say to Putin that took 90 minutes. There’s not much he could say, except platitudes about respecting national sovereignty and democracy and Gee, maybe we’ll have to come up with some sanctions. Did … Continue reading

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Obama’s drones

When Bush was President, I thought the people who said, “He’s our President and so we need to support him,” were idiots. Now Obama is President, and although I certainly would never subscribe to that idiotic point of view, I … Continue reading

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Laden, redux

Last April 27 I posted this picture. My friend Beth saw the title and thought I was writing about bin Laden – prescient, I realize now, because five days later Obama got him. This same tree is has now been … Continue reading

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The Breakup

Okay it’s time to do this. I’ve been putting it off for days now but I have to just face facts. Barack, I’m just not this person anymore. I don’t mean the guy with all the buttons on his hat … Continue reading

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Never thought I’d quote Rush Limbaugh

Well, positively, anyway. Here we go: President Obama has continued the Bush policies of keeping a military presence in the Middle East. He did not scrub the mission to get Bin Laden. In fact, it may be that President Obama … Continue reading

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Obama got Osama

Under Obama’s leadership, they found him (which President Bush couldn’t do, in all of his eight years). Obama authorized the mission (which President Clinton, when they found Osama in the late 90s, was afraid to do because of potential civilian … Continue reading

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The hobgoblin of my little mind

Okay. I’ve never taken a constitutional law class, much less taught one, but if Obama had asked me, back in 2009, if I thought he (in the form of his Justice Department) should defend the horridly-named Defense of Marriage Act, … Continue reading

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Beaten up in Egypt

Egypt has been hard on the pundits. It’s just hard to know what to make of  it, with  John McCain calling for Mubarak to resign and Glenn Beck screaming Mubarak has to stay (imagine the dilemma this puts Fox News … Continue reading

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I’m so fair and balanced I might have to shoot myself

My new hospice patient had Fox News on yesterday, and now you can find me inside the fair and balanced bubble. The Obamas’ vacation? Well, they got criticized for going to Acadia instead of the Gulf Coast, so now they’re … Continue reading

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