Two Weeks Ago The Republicans Were Up In Arms About Children Getting Access To Edibles…

I apparently missed the original news item but two weeks ago a number of Republicans were all about banning edibles that contain CDB or THC because some children had gotten sick when their reckless parents didn’t properly safeguard their ‘stash’. Of course there are already plenty of laws pertaining to…

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When Voting Present Results In You NOT Being Present!

I was just going to let the Speaker of the House circus play itself out without comment. But this is just stupid. Instead of actually winning over his colleagues who were opponents to his candidacy for Speaker, newly elected Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy simply traded away his last…

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Mean Meme Stolen From…Matt Gaetz!

So maybe for one moment, Matt Gaetz had a sense of humor. But I am thinking this is probably an example of his mean streak and a further example of the dysfunction in the contemporary GOP. Eat your own to win at any cost.

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Speaker Vos: I Don’t Need A Tax Cut In 2023!

Yes, I am one of those retired guys living on a fixed income that you keep hearing about. And yes inflation has taken a couple of chunks out of my wallet. But right now I am willing to forgo another state income tax cut because there are some other things…

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Bonus Thursday Music: R.E.M.: Exhuming McCarthy

Just riffing off the title…LOL!

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Thursday Music: Don Henley: The Boys Of Summer

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Ron Johnson Displays His Lack Of Spine Again…Even Though His Post Is A Celebration…Well For Him Anyway.

So yesterday as all of you know, the 118th Congress got underway in Washington…well sort of. But the Senate did get started and members were sworn in yesterday, including the embarrassment from Wisconsin and insurrectionist, Ron Johnson. So of course Rojo wanted to celebrate the event and posted this tweet…

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So, What Has The Bobster Been Up To?

Your best friend in childhood has the formal given name of Robert. His folks called him Bob or Bobbie. Somewhere along the line he picked up the nickname, Bobster. He’s cool with it. You’re cool with it. Everyone is cool with it. So cool in fact, that (Bobster) will be…

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Looking For Some Light Reading In The New Year? Here’s Robin Vos’ Jan 6th Congressional Testimony.

I haven’t had a chance to read this yet…I need to get some popcorn stocked in first. Any idea where I can get some decent popcorn?? Select Committee To Investigate The January 6th Attack On The US Capitol: Interview of Robin Vos [ht to Dan Shafer for the link]

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Thursday Music: Nick Carter: My Guitar is My Compass

New Artist to me…so this is the first single from his 2022 Album “Fountain Pen”: Want to hear a bit more? His album is streaming at BandCamp! Or Spotify if you insist!

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