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john boehner

I’m embarrassed that Georgia Republicans voted for John Boehner for Speaker of the House of Representatives. “New Republican Reps. Barry Loudermilk of Cassville and Jody Hice of Monroe campaigned on bringing new leadership to the House and leveled voice votes against Boehner in a closed-door November vote. But before a packed House chamber crowd and CSPAN …

ted v. jeb

Exploratory committee my a**. Jeb is in, and aren’t we just better for it. I was wondering when a reasonable candidate was going to jump in, and although it does happen, it’s pretty rare that a candidate commissions an exploratory committee and doesn’t get in the race. As I see it today, there will be …

tea-party-vs-gop

This past weekend, the establishment wing of the Republican Party finally laid its cards on the table. They’ve finally thrown off the veil of faux conservatism to show the entire world just who they really are. The question is, are we now smart enough to see them for who they are? With the passage of …

King candy

I’m watching Wreck it Ralph (2012) as I’m writing this. Ralph wrecks things. Felix fixes what Ralph wrecks. Ralph doesn’t like his bad guy image, so he “goes turbo” to get a medal to join Felix who gets a medal all the time. “Going turbo” is a bad thing in the arcade world. If a character …