Entries by Doug!

Alabama Ass Whuppin’

Let’s win this thing in Alabama. With polls basically tied in AL, markets give Moore (R) about 60/40 chance to beat Jones (D). DEM really need to take this race to have legit shot at taking senate in 2018; winner of election stays in senate for 3 years, through 2020 election. — David Rothschild (@DavMicRot) […]

Every rose has its thorn

Sorry, Charlie: Eight women have told The Washington Post that longtime television host Charlie Rose made unwanted sexual advances toward them, including lewd phone calls, walking around naked in their presence, or groping their breasts, buttocks or genital areas. Can’t say I’m surprised. I remember him drooling over Penelope Cruz in the most cringe-worthy manner […]

I wake up screaming

Jake Tapper used to show up here and I always respected his attitude. I didn’t always agree with his positions, but it seemed like he gave a fuck. And giving a fuck is the most important thing. I like this a lot: Jake Tapper sometimes wakes up angry. This may be a good thing for […]

For the good times

Many of you seem like good, virtuous people. You live responsibly, making economical dishes in your slow cookers. You volunteer, you probably canvas for candidates you support, you may already be in local government in some capacity. You do all of these things even when they seem like a grind. I’m not like that at […]

And a parade of the gray suited grafters

Populism: The tax bill Senate Republicans are championing would give large tax cuts to millionaires while raising taxes on American families earning $10,000 to $75,000 over the next decade, according to an analysis released Thursday by the Joint Committee on Taxation, Congress’ official nonpartisan analysts. President Trump and Republican lawmakers have been heralding their bill […]

Mostly you just make me mad

There was a thoughtful Caitlin Flanagan piece in the Atlantic you should all read about how liberals need to admit they were on the wrong side of history when they supported Bill Clinton through the Lewinsky affair. Until they do so, she argue persuasively, they will have no….ha ha, I’m kidding, fuck that shit and […]