With her win tonight in Florida, and the polls looking bleak for Obama and Edwards in California, it seems that the Clinton Machine has its mojo back. While that's great news for Rush Limbaugh's ratings and for the warring Republicans who need a candidate to rally around, it's not very good news for America. Because … Continue reading Deus Ex Machina Democratica: The Crack-up Cometh
You knew the dirty tricks had to start sometime, and with only four days until South Carolina's Republican primary, the sludge machine has begun sloshing its foul smelling lies on Senator John McCain. A shadowy group called Vietnam Veterans Against John McCain has sent a flyer out to prospective Republican voters that depicts a bloated … Continue reading Email the Smearers and Ask Why They’re Lying About McCain
January 13, 2008Year AIsaiah 42:1-9Psalm 29Acts 10:34-43Matthew 3:13-17The queue of people snaked along the edge of the winding, muddy stream, up into the brush the lining its edges. At the banks, small trees leaned over the water, blocking the view from the paths that led through the wilderness. There were springs here, along the river, … Continue reading The Baptism of Our Lord: "What Are You Doing Here?"
When I left for the holidays, the world seemed somewhat normal. Hillary was still the front-runner for the Democratic nomination. Romney was going to win Iowa, New Hampshire and probably, South Carolina. The notion that social progressive Mike Huckabee could win the White House seemed about as realistic as social progressive William Jennings Bryan winning … Continue reading At Least Nothing Happened While I Was Away