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Speaking of putting social engineering over fundamentals…

Today, we just learned of the country’s biggest bank failure – Washington Mutual ("WaMu").  As any business person will tell you, take your eye off the ball and you lose your business.  Business are in the business to make a profit.  Period.  Get distracted by and making the latest social fad of the day more …

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Wow! Republican Lite? Obama?

  Be still my beating heart! Obama vows deep cuts in spending GREEN BAY, Wis. — Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama moved to claim the mantle of fiscal responsibility in a roiling economy, vowing on Monday to slash federal spending on contractors by 10 percent and saving $40 billion. Urging members of his own party …

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Shades of Newt and 1995?

Pelosi + Murtha + Reid = Newt?   +     +      =  In 1995, Newt Gringrich and President Clinton played a "game of chicken" concerning the funding of the government; both fundamentally lost .  While Clinton lost the funding, Newt lost the PR war; in politics, the latter was more damaging.    Well, …

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Wanting to Believe – making it happen

As Ronald Reagan once said, "A political party cannot be all things to all people. It must represent certain fundamental beliefs which must not be compromised to political expediency, or simply to swell its numbers." (H/T: RightWingNews)  I received an email from a nationally based Republican organization.  In it, they are trying to "bumper sticker" …

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And they talk about San Fran values

Was listening to Fox News and they were doing a story about a place where almost everyone there was being intolerant and divisive.  They called this other group "those people" and basically ran them down and slandered them. Where?  Seattle.  Who was the people with their noses stuck in the air?  The liberal elite of …

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Which sentiment: P.C., Anti-Christian, or “to heck with it”?

UPDATE 1:  They caved!  No, not the airport – the Rabbi and the lawyer.  Seems that public opinion turned against the Rabbi (according to this CNN story) Christmas trees are going back up at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Pat Davis, president of the Port of Seattle commission, which directs airport operations, said late Monday that maintenance …

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