Archive for: December 22, 2006

December 22, 2006

‘Twas the Night Before Liberal Christmas v2006

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all ‘cross the land,
Americans were pondering the times now at hand.
The halls of the Congress the liberals reclaimed.
No more would they have Republicans to blame.

Nancy Pelosi’s Modest Coronation Plans

Filed under: The Democrats - 22 Dec 2006

Speaker-elect Nancy Pelosi, Democrat from California, has big, expensive plans for commemorating her ascension to the head of the “People’s House” in early January.

You’ll Never Work in This Town… Again?

Filed under: Politics In General - 22 Dec 2006

Recently someone asked me what sort of people “qualified” as “white trash” given what passes for conventional wisdom in America. My response included such things as lower-income, undereducated whites with a preference for colloquial speech and occasionally, a proclivity toward …

Arabic Signs Panic Virginians

Filed under: War On Terror - 22 Dec 2006

The AP is reporting that a program operating near Richmond sponsored by the Virginia Interfaith Center is raising eyebrows and causing some members of the citizenry to worry that secret Terrorist messages are being left across the city.

How the Grand Old Party Lost its Mojo

Filed under: Featured Conservative,The Republicans - 22 Dec 2006

On November 7 American voters took the GOP to the woodshed and gave them a licking they won’t forget for a good long time. Congressman Mike Pence concluded solemnly, “I believe we did not just lose our Majority, we …