Archive | March, 2008

Just How ‘Nice’ is Barack Obama Playing?

March 31, 2008

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Hillary Clinton has gotten more than her share of heat from her opponents about whether or not she’s been playing ‘fair’ in her campaign against Barack Obama. There was her comment about whether Obama was Muslim, “No, not as far

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Hillary Clinton — Damned if She Does and Damned if She Doesn’t

March 29, 2008

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The political drums are pounding harder and louder — Get. Out. Hillary. GET! OUT! HILLARY! GET! OUT! HILLARY! Politicos ruminate over how much more the Democratic party can “take.” Some voters — the one’s who’ve already cast their ballots — …

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Mothers of Intention — Color Me Underwhelmed!

March 27, 2008

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Welcome, albeit a tad late — you know, life gets in the way sometimes — to this week’s installment of Mothers of Intention. My lovely and talented guest this week? Queen of the Mayhem! Hey all, Queen of the Mayhem

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Universal Health Insurance — Should I Laugh or Cry?

March 26, 2008

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Thanks to fellow MOMocrat Glennia for the head’s up on this “cartoon.” Hmmm. A cartoon. Do you think we could get George Bush’s attention about the health care crisis if we told him he’d only have to watch a one-and-a-half …

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Dee Dee Myers is Ready to Rule the World. Are You?

March 24, 2008

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I have long joked that things would be a lot different when I’m King of the World. Public places would have more “rest” facilities for women since the lines are always so much longer than for the guys. Men would …

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Surviving My Mixed Marriage

March 22, 2008

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My husband and I are very different in many ways. He’s a city boy and I’m a farm girl. I’m Protestant and he’s Jewish. I’m addicted to Project Runway and he doesn’t get it! Even with those differences, our …

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Mothers of Intention — What’s God Got to Do With It?

March 21, 2008

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Welcome to this week’s edition of Mothers of Intention. This week I moved from it’s regular Wednesday spot so I could participate in the Iraq War Anniversary blogswarm. I’d like to welcome the amazing Julie from mothergoosemouse to Mothers of …

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Nixon Would be Proud

March 20, 2008

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It was only “imprudent curiosity” of low-level contract State Department employees who accessed Barack Obama’s confidential passport file. Three separate times. Over the last three months. At the height of the primary election season. And the State Department …

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Can We PLEASE Forget About the Blue Dress?

March 20, 2008

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I KNEW that no one really cared about Hillary Clinton’s schedule. Not the schedule per se. The interest was to use it as a tool to go after her. That’s what it looks like today. Don’t believe me? Then …

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I Thought We Were Recession-Proof

March 19, 2008

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PunditGirl was reading the Meet Kit book from The American Girl Doll Series, recently. For the American Girl uninitiated, Kit is the Great Depression-era girl. (PunditGirl already has plowed through the Colonial girl Felicity series)! After PunditGirl read about …

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John McCain — His Bad!

March 18, 2008

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Al Qaeda is in Iran training people to go into Iraq. That’s what John McCain said yesterday while in the Middle East. Standing at a press conference with Senators Lindsey Graham and Joe Lieberman. The only problem is that both …

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Random Thoughts of an Eight-Year-Old

March 18, 2008

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“Mommy, does God have friends?” “Did you play tag with your friends in the olden days?” “Make the Noise Putty fart louder, Mom.”…

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