Tag Archive | "John Boehner"

Michele Bachmann and Me

Thursday, 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

Monday, 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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The GOP: ISO or SOL?

Wednesday, 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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The GOP is Full of Busy Bees!

Monday, April 11, 2011

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Things are really heating up for the GOP this week!  Speaker of the House John Boehner says he’s done talking about billions — that’s just chump change!  Michelle Bachmann says if she does decide to run for President, she promises …

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What’s John Boehner’s Crying Game?

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

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Ohio Congressman and House Speaker-elect John Boehner is our town crier. Not a cry-baby crier, but an ‘It might be politically expedient to show my softer side’ kind of crier. He cries when he talks about his childhood, his family, …

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Five Budget Holiday Gifts for Congress

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

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As Congress and the President have been battling it out over who is getting holiday “gifts” of tax cuts and other legislative goodies, it’s made me think that maybe we should be giving them a little something for the December …

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Punditry & the Flu Go Together Like … ???

Thursday, February 26, 2009

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OK, I’m too sick to put together the rest of the analogy, but even when I’m feeling all head-achey and chilled, actually lying on the sofa with the afghan keeping me as warm as possible, it’s hard to let go …

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