Archive | May, 2011

Osama bin Laden is Dead, But is Amtrak Safe?

May 30, 2011

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Osama bin Laden is dead, but does that mean the plots that were possibly in the works died with him? One of the plans in progress discovered in the “treasure trove” of information discovered by the Navy SEALS who killed …

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Mothers of Intention Has Arrived!!

May 27, 2011

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Sorry things have been so quiet here — I’ve been working my tail off to get ready for the launch (TA-DA!) of Mothers of Intention: How Women and Social Media are Revolutionizing Politics in America!! I saw …

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Is Newt Gingrich Your Candidate?

May 20, 2011

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Heaven help you. The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c John Lithgow Performs Gingrich Press Release www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog Video Archive Maybe this whole “Rapture” thing is a good idea, then.…

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The GOP: ISO or SOL?

May 18, 2011

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Just as in the world of dating and matrimony, some political character traits or policy positions are deal breakers.   Smoking, chewing tobacco and an addiction to the current version of guy buddy movies? If I were still in the land …

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How Are You Managing at Midlife?

May 17, 2011

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As I get ready for the release of Mothers of Intention: How Women and Social Media are Revolutionizing Politics in America, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about my next Pundit chapter. Having a book published has …

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Is It Me or Are My Allergies Really Worse?

May 15, 2011

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I thought maybe I was just being a wimp in my “old age” with the whole seasonal allergy thing this year as I’ve been complaining that my sneezing seems worse than in other years.  Until all things leafy and green …

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I Don’t Think Mommy Liberty is Packing Heat

May 14, 2011

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I don’t know about you, but I like this “Mommy Liberty:” … better than the one another “political mom” who shall not be named is invoking in the name of a political motherhood movement: Even the creator of this image

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Immigration Reform: When the Personal is Political

May 13, 2011

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Her words say it all.  I just wish I could believe her story would change the mind of just one immigration reform opponent.…

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What I’m Reading Today …

May 12, 2011

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Got a few minutes to read?  Here are some links that are more than worth your while today: Don’t give up your day job, says Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Connie Schultz.  She knows what’s she’s talking about on this …

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Newt Gingrich Knows He Can’t Win. He Just Doesn’t Want to be Forgotten.

May 11, 2011

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Newt Gingrich will never be the President of the United States. I sound pretty sure of that, don’t I?  Do I know something the other pundits don’t?  Do I have some nugget of inside information that’s tipped me off to …

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Five Things This Feminist Mom is Grateful for on Mother’s Day — A Reprise

May 8, 2011

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This one was one of my favorites from last year.  So I figured — if it was good enough for Mother’s Day 2010, it should still be good for 2011! Sure, I get to leave the dishes in the sink …

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Our Air Just Looks Cleaner Than China’s

May 6, 2011

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When Mr. PunditMom and I traveled to China to bring home our daughter, the amazing PunditGirl, we knew that the air quality in Chinese cities was, shall we say, not so fine.  No need for statistics or studies — …

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