Entries by DougJ

Drop your reds

I’ve come to the conclusion that one of the few things that might scare Republicans into voting to remove Trump would be an epic ass-whupping this fall in state and local elections. So vote in your local elections if you have them this fall! The most high-profile state elections are in Virginia. So let’s flip […]

The next few lines come really hard

Our dog Laika isn’t doing so well. She had a big seizure Tuesday night and since then she’s had trouble with balance. We are hoping it is just the anvi-convulsant medicine we have been giving her, and that it will pass (the side effects lessen over time) but we don’t know. The doctor thinks it […]

Whenever I think of the early 90’s your face comes up with a vengeance like it was yesterday

The most amazing and terrible part of the impeachment discussion is that Ken Starr and Jonathan Turley, who led and cheerled Clinton’s impeachment, respectively, are now Trump’s biggest defenders. There is no present or future, only the past, happening over and over again. Democrats in tough districts are showing a lot of guts right now […]

Shit your pants and dive in and swim

I’ve been an impeachment skeptic but after the Ukraine story, Democrats have no choice but to begin an impeachment inquiry. The following things will happen: Republicans won’t convict him in the Senate (and they probably will block having a trial at all), Ken Starr and Jonathan Turley will appear constantly on tv defending Trump, there […]