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Let’s All Tread Gently Around the Delicate Republican Snowflakes

When did the Republican party become the party of the meek and victimized?  Aren’t they the party of personal responsibility?  The ones that accuse other people of being “soft”? Aren’t conservatives the ones that tell us to “pick yourself up … Continue reading

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Boo Friggin’ Hoo

Poor Sarah Huckabee Sanders.  Sounds like she is persona non grata at the Red Hen in Lexington, Virginia. So, what can we learn from this –  other than that the owner of the Red Hen is my new hero?  Well, … Continue reading

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This Is Why Nobody Likes You Hillary

For Boston sports fans, two really horrible things happened in 1986. Most everyone recalls the baseball that rolled through Bill Buckner’s legs in October. But in June, just a couple days after the NBA draft, which itself was just a … Continue reading

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Fuck You Marco Rubio

Another school shooting. Another dozen and half innocent people dead. The disingenuous bleat of the NRA toadies all sending thoughts and prayers. Fuck your  thoughts and prayers. Fuck your hand wringing.  Fuck you Congress – don’t ask me to shed … Continue reading

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Same Shit, Different Day

Another day in America, another mass shooting. My heart breaks for the children – they played no role in their own gruesome demise. But I’m starting to feel less sympathy for the adults that keep returning to office the spineless … Continue reading

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Oh, to be young (and stupid) again…

The adage “You can never have too much insurance” was almost assuredly created by an insurance salesman.  But there’s some truth to it. One of the salient corollaries to that adage is that you need to have insurance before something … Continue reading

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Repeal and Replace, Rinse, Repeat

I read an article the other day that suggested the reason the Repubs are so gung ho on repeal of Obamacare is that they put all their eggs in their promise to their base that they would get it done. … Continue reading

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