Archive for: February 10, 2010

February 10, 2010

Health Care Reform, A Wasted Opportunity

Filed under: Politics In General - 10 Feb 2010

When Democrats took control of the Oval office, the House of Representatives and the Senate January 3rd 2009 they held an enthusiastic nation in the palm of their hand. President Obama, Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi promised throughout the campaign …

Big “O” and Joe Attend a Ballgame

Filed under: Politics In General - 10 Feb 2010

Last week I caught a bit of ESPN during lunchtime. I saw some college basketball highlights featuring one of the games pointed at the final four or some such. But I really didn’t know for sure because that particular game …

Time Bandit: Obama’s shifty and cynical ciphering

Media reports of President Obama’s budget projections have called them “optimistic,” but that’s not quite right. You may remember that Ronald Reagan once described himself as optimistic, prompting news anchors to sniff that the definition of an optimist is someone …