Steve Nass: Meet Asa Hutchinson

Republican state Sen. Steve Nass wants to strip the UW System of any authority to implement Covid-19 safety measures such as mandatory testing, reporting vaccination status or requiring masks on campus. Nass bizarrely accuses some UW Chancellors of ” taking advantage of Delta variant hysteria ” to enact excessive pandemic…

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Turd In Punchbowl Award Goes To…. Kyrsten Sinema!

Democrats are excellent at snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. Case in point: Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-WTF?) Sinema announced yesterday that she won’t support the 3.5 trillion infrastructure package democrats had intended to pass through reconciliation, which would require only 51 votes. If Sinema won’t support it, it…

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Thursday Music: Whitey On The Moon – Gil Scott Heron

Here’s one for Bezos and Branson. Enjoy!

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WisGOP to the right of Mitch McConnell and Kay Ivey?

Mitch McConnell announced today he’s using his unspent campaign cash to purchase radio ads to be aired across Kentucky urging Kentuckians to get vaccinated. The news comes as Kentucky sees Covid-19 cases rising statewide. In Alabama republican Governor Kay Ivey didn’t mince words at a press conference last week telling…

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Anatomy Of A Major Bungle

While the Right does it’s best to keep Tony Fauci at the front of their various print and cable news cycles, from Rand Paul’s accusation that Fauci is responsible for the global Covid-19 pandemic, to rehashes of the times Fauci has corrected himself on mitigation issues such as masking, the…

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I Am Endorsing Mandela Barnes In The Democratic Primary for US Senate!

There are a number of Democrats that I can get behind in 2022 for US Senate. But now that he’s officially in, I am officially committed to Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes to replace Sen. Ron Johnson (R) in the Senate in 2022.

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Thursday Music: You Can Have Him Jolene -Chapel Hart

Dolly Parton’s ” Jolene ” is one of the most iconic songs in the history of country music. In 2004 Rolling Stone magazine ranked it #217 on their list of of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. But apparently not everyone agrees with the song’s narrator who begs Jolene…

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I have a question about the January 6 insurrection…

So here’s my questions about the January 6, 2021 insurrection at the United States Capitol by crazed supporters of disgraced former President Donald Trump: If those who stormed the United States Capitol on January 6 were really “bad actors” from the Antifa and BLM movements – as some right-wing elected…

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It’s hard to believe it’s been 14 years!

Today marks the 14th year anniversary for Blogging Blue. On July 1, 2007 this blog sprang into existence with my first post about then-presidential candidate Barack Obama: To say it’s been an amazing 14 years would be a gross understatement. Because of this blog I’ve been able to see and…

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Americans Need To Sue The Senate And Have The Filibuster Declared Unconstitutional!

Yes, I realize that on the face of it the basic filibuster isn’t unconstitutional…but I am using it in its generic sense just as the media and politicians do. It should be changed a bit…if the pompous buffoons like Sen. Lindsay Graham or Sen. Ted Cruz want to bloviate on…

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