Sandy’s reality provides opportunity for Obama ‘One America’ redux

"For alongside our famous individualism, there's another ingredient in the American saga, a belief that we are all connected as one people... "It is that fundamental belief - it is that fundamental belief - I am my brother's keeper, I am my sisters' keeper - that makes this country work. It's what allows us to… Continue reading Sandy’s reality provides opportunity for Obama ‘One America’ redux

Republicans praise truth one night, bury it the next

"We're not going to let our campaign be dictated by fact-checkers," Romney pollster Neil Newhouse, to an ABC breakfast panel, ahead of GOP vice presidential nominee, Rep. Paul Ryan's acceptance speech, Wednesday. It is kind of appropriate that Aeschylus' famous, fifth century, B.C., quote, "In war, truth is the first casualty," was popularized by a… Continue reading Republicans praise truth one night, bury it the next

Bits and Pricks – 27 August, 2012

2 CCs and the Connecticut Seas Former GOP Gov. Crist speaking at the Dem Convention Christie stuck with Jersey because of better odds Coastal Connecticut reactor vulnerable to global warming Former Florida, GOP Gov. Crist to speak at DNC One day after announcing his endorsement for President Barack Obama's reelection, former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist… Continue reading Bits and Pricks – 27 August, 2012