Tagged: Daily Kos

Behind the Hillary “Scandal”

Behind the Hillary “Scandal”

  I was wondering why The New York Times had joined the horde of media critics snapping at Hillary Clinton’s heels. After all, I expect Fox News, the New York Post and their ilk to...

You Can Come Out Now, Liberals

You Can Come Out Now, Liberals

It might still be a little risky, but America’s liberals are safer showing their faces today than they’ve been in decades. I know this may seem strange to non-Americans, but over the past half century or so,...

Apparently, Numbers Strain the American Public’s Brain

Apparently, Numbers Strain the American Public’s Brain

I can see Mrs. Knight now, her skirt held out in front of her to make a basket for pebbles she had gathered, lots and lots of smooth, round pebbles. Mrs. Knight was Teacher...

Let’s Hear it for Vermont!

Let’s Hear it for Vermont!

It was the sun, of course, that brought me to Florida. I just couldn’t stand another dreary winter day in Toronto and I was homesick for the sun-drenched mountains of Jamaica. So, when I slipped...

Threats Against the President Cannot be Taken Lightly

Threats Against the President Cannot be Taken Lightly

You might think that the cascade of threats against President Obama’s life are just so much hot air, that with the internet and the  proliferation of social media, the threats are coming from anonymous...