Entries by Anne Laurie

Kucinich Will Pay

Gawker has posted the guest list for tomorrow’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. I would call the gathering, to use a fine British slang phrase, a dog’s dinner, but then we BJers are all responsible pet owners who feed our dogs a well-balanced diet. Those sensible progressives who’ve been less than entranced by certain of Dennis […]

Good News for California

From the AP, via the Washington Post, “Anthem Blue Cross withdraws big CA rate hike”: Insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross, the company criticized by President Barack Obama when it proposed raising rates for Californians by as much as 39 percent, withdrew plans for the proposed hike Thursday. __ Los Angeles-based Anthem made the decision after […]

Open Thread: Thursday Night Menu

Take it away, Bad Horse’s Filly… I keep hoping for grilling weather, but it is not quite there yet for many of us. This menu you can grill, but broiling works just as well. It is a fairly quick meal to prep. One trick for marinades is to prepare them when you purchase your meats […]