Month: June 2009

Finally, Franken

Update: Republican incumbent Norm Coleman has conceded the Minnesota Senate race to Democrat Al Franken.   The Minnesota Supreme Court has finally brought an end to the state’s senate race and declared Democrat Al Franken the winner. That would give… Read More ›

Health care reform: Mass fail

Mitt Romney appeared on one of today’s Sunday morning talk shows and was bragging yet again about the great success of the state health care plan instituted when he was governor of Massachusetts. Considering the current debate in Congress over… Read More ›

R.I.P. Michael

Michael Jackson was an amazing artist and performer. I was in awe of his talents, I loved his music, and the entertainment world will be poorer for his passing. His personal life, however, was an ongoing tragedy. He was abused… Read More ›

Anyone seen the news?

Well, now we know (as if we didn’t already) how serious our TV networks are about hard news. I assume newsworthy things are still happening in Iran and the rest of the world, but yesterday all I heard about was… Read More ›