Entries by John Cole

A Whiter Shade of Fail

This should give some sense of how large this Bernie protest at the #DNCinPHL is (sped up 10x): pic.twitter.com/ehPshqOOS2 — Jim Dalrymple II (@JimDalrympleII) July 25, 2016 These sweet dears: The day started early for a group of about 100 people who gathered outside City Hall to rally on behalf of the Equality Coalition, many […]

And She’s Gone

She didn’t even have time to get the “Et tu” out: The controversial chair of the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, announced she would resign at the end of her party’s convention this week, a victim of her toxic relationship with peers and a trove of embarrassing internal emails. “Going forward, the best way […]

Moving on Out

Don’t have any problems with this: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the Democratic National Committee chairwoman, faced rising pressure to resign her position on Sunday after a hack into the party’s internal emails revealed she and top aides had actively attempted to undermine Senator Bernie Sanders’s presidential bid. Ms. Wasserman Schultz, a Florida congresswoman, was meeting with […]

Such a Good Kitty

And I think this is the Tunchiest of Tunch pictures ever: I wonder if he and Steve would have gotten along. I think he would have killed Thurston as a puppy. He also seems so small compared to Steve.

Eye Opening

One of the things I truly did not understand in the 90’s when I was a Republican was that there were a not insignificant number of people on “teh left” who hate Hillary Clinton as much or more as Rush Limbaugh. I was not a fan of hers during the 2008 primaries, but other than […]

Just a Quick Message

It really doesn’t matter whether or not Tim Kaine gives you a warm tingly feeling. What matters is even with the many things I don’t like about him (the hawkishness, the spotty labor records, the apparent deference to Israel) is that he is solid and should anything happen to Hillary, he would be a sober […]