Goin’ Rogue

Republicans have a problem. The most-talked-about figure in the GOP is a reality show star who cannot be elected. And yet the same leaders who fret that Sarah Palin could devastate their party in 2012 are too scared to say…

Wild Turkey

You do shots? Wolf it! Four classy plastic cups o’ Jameson at the Double Door. Happy Turkey Day, you turkey-faced turkey heads!

Assholes Finish First

A pitch-perfect review of GWB’s book Decision Points at Seattle’s The Stranger, for those of us who haven’t, and will never read the book. It tells me all I need to know: He hasn’t changed at all. The experience of…


Interesting article on the huge exodus from the Catholic Church in the NY Times. The stuff about the pope and the condoms made me giggle, but this is more substantial, and revealing, when you realize that: The bishops opposed the…

Friday Funbags

An outdoor Tecate from smoke-free California!

Military Necessity Does Not Admit of Cruelty

Nothing radical or leftist about identifying the moral disgrace of George W. Bush or defining his actions as criminal. Hell, he’s admitted it anyway, so…let’s call it what it is. The rule of law does not bow to one man….

Lagunitas Pils

Beer from a wedding in Healdsburg, California a coupla weeks ago. Not bad.

Miss Me Yet?

What a drag, to see this guy again. And what a bigger drag, to hear him speak. Decision Points, Decider, makin’ decisions, blah, blah, poop. His decisions still suck. I’m with Michael Moore: run “Fahrenheit 9/11” on NBC to counter…

Saucy-lito Bloody Mary

That’s right, a Bloody Mary straight outta Sausalito, California. Oh, for a taste right now!

Lies and the Lying Liars

A classic case. Did you hear? Obama’s going to India and he’s taking 34 warships and it’s costing $200 million a day? Yep, it’s true, it has to be, it’s on the internet. Rachel Maddow and Anderson Cooper both are…