Tagged: Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin Joins Tancredo in the Tea Party’s White Revolution

Sarah Palin Joins Tancredo in the Tea Party’s White Revolution

I’ve been saying it all along: The “Tea Party” movement and the summer’s town hall eruptions are symptoms of a racist revolt in America. All those other complaints – about the national debt, Socialism...

The Show Must Go On – and On and On and On…

The Show Must Go On – and On and On and On…

Why does anyone care about Tiger Woods’ affairs? Or the White House party crashers? Or Sarah Palin’s squabble with her grandbaby’s daddy, that Playgirl boy-toy, Levi Johnston? Is life so dreary that we welcome...

Believe Nothing. Trust Nobody. Keep Your Hand on Your Wallet

Believe Nothing. Trust Nobody. Keep Your Hand on Your Wallet

OK, I confess that I am paranoid. I am about to crawl under the desk and curl up in the fetal position. Please don’t tell the men with the nets where to find me....

Sarah Who? I Refuse to Join the Pervading Palinmania

Sarah Who? I Refuse to Join the Pervading Palinmania

I won’t write about Sarah Palin. I won’t buy her book. I won’t read her book. I don’t care what John McCain’s campaign advisers say about her book. I don’t want to know whether...

Thank You CNN! Now, I Don’t Have to Watch Chris Matthews at 7 pm

Thank You CNN! Now, I Don’t Have to Watch Chris Matthews at 7 pm

Every once in a while, something happens that renews my faith in the natural order of things. The firing of CNN’s Lou Dobbs, for instance. (Yes, I know, he “resigned” and was “let out...

Who Are the “Right”? And Why Are They Gaining Political Power?

Who Are the “Right”? And Why Are They Gaining Political Power?

Growing up in Jamaica during the Colonial era, I came across quite a few bigots, mostly English or of English descent, and even as a child I wondered at their steadfast belief in the...

Hidden Links and Loyalties Abound in the News Behind the News

Hidden Links and Loyalties Abound in the News Behind the News

You probably know that John Travolta, one of my favorite actors, is a Scientologist. So is Tom Cruise, who is not one of my favorite actors. But you probably don’t know that Greta Van...

“… inna di red”

“… inna di red”

I just love the smell of Christmas in the air! Well actually, I don’t… but that’s for me and my psychiatrist to work out. Something about trust issues with Santa. But it still is...

Could This Be the End of the Republican Party?

Could This Be the End of the Republican Party?

My wife Sandra thinks I’m crazy. One reason is my belief that the Republican Party is about to be fragmented and might cease to exist altogether. As far as she is concerned the Republican...

No, John McCain! I Am Not Joe the Plumber!

No, John McCain! I Am Not Joe the Plumber!

I am insulted – make that angered – by John McCain’s condescending assumption that Joe the Plumber represents the American middle class. “You are all Joe the Plumber,” McCain told a cheering crowd recently....