Archive | July, 2011

Michele Bachmann and Me

July 28, 2011

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Michele Bachmann and I had lunch together.  It’s true!  She even had these lovely Tea Party cookies! OK, there were about 200 other people in the room, too. But we were both eating in the same place at the same …

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Understanding the Debt Ceiling Crisis is Easy: It’s About Them, Not Us

July 25, 2011

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It should come as no surprise to anyone that the little boys in Washington, D.C. who pretend to be the men who run our country have walked away from the single most important thing they need to do — keeping …

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Ridiculous Politics

July 16, 2011

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Just when I think that the world of politics can’t get any more ridiculous, someone comes along to prove me wrong. Some Americans are still holding the Vietnam War against Jane Fonda and apparently they all watch QVC.  Because there …

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The Real Political Armageddon

July 14, 2011

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There’s been a lot of talk in Washington, D.C. and on the news shows about how our prolonged national debt ceiling nightmare will be the equivalent of political Armageddon for whoever loses this battle.  It’s just a matter of days …

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Betty Ford: Stealth Feminist and Role Model

July 10, 2011

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If someone were to ask you for your list of top political feminists, former First Lady Betty Ford would probably not be on that hit parade. But she should be. Betty Ford passed away last week at the age of …

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