Tagged: Alex Pareene

Shed Tears for Britain, Not the “Iron Lady”

Shed Tears for Britain, Not the “Iron Lady”

Sandra was watching :The Iron Lady” last night, and I reluctantly sat through part of the Oscar-winning movie. ¬†Watching the aging Margaret Thatcher alone and bewildered at the end, I could not help feeling...

I Fear “Immigration Reform” is a Shameless Sham

I Fear “Immigration Reform” is a Shameless Sham

Surprise!¬† Eight U.S. senators have come up with a bipartisan plan for immigration reform, and it’s pretty much the same “comprehensive proposal” that’s been around for years, the same one President Obama keeps proposing....

The Media Built up the Tea Party to Get Advertising

The Media Built up the Tea Party to Get Advertising

I blame the media for the mess America finds itself in. Oh, sure, there are a lot of others to point fingers at, but the media was the Great Facilitator. TV and internet pundits...

Disrespect for the President is Disregard for America

Disrespect for the President is Disregard for America

I can’t tell you how many times someone from another country has remarked to me about the lack of respect some Americans show President Obama. Is it because he is black, they wonder. And...

Right-Wing Re… sorry, Mentally Challenged Blog Away

Right-Wing Re… sorry, Mentally Challenged Blog Away

It would be politically unacceptable to describe some of the current crop of right-wing bloggers accurately. So I will settle for “mentally challenged.” But you know what I mean. (They used to be called...