what stirs your patriotism?

The Olympics inspired Blog for Democracy to ask: What makes you proud? Not the Olympics, sponsored by everything except patriotism. Seeing the men’s basketball team (professionals) blow out amateurs from Angola doesn’t exactly strike up the Sousa in my heart. It once did. I was only 10, pre-Wal Mart, pre-Toby Keith and pre-Reagan. People didn’t […]

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imagine if obama had lost

We’d be stuck with either a slimeball — rational observes know that Edwards has yet to come clean about his mistress and their spawn — or Hillbot, whose campaign operatives are whining what coulda been had Edwards been upfront about his personal life. Let that sink in: Hillary, wife of Bill, bemoaning the lack of […]

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