Jim Lehrer had one job: Don’t blow the Two Party bubble.
Time to end the two-party party in DC.
The Dems are nearly done. Some things struck me as I watched it gavel to gavel online, thanks to C-SPAN, while working on a script at my computer. One is the house band. They’ve played a steady diet of Earth, Wind and Fire tunes. I love EWF, don’t get me wrong. But the songs have [...]
It’s happened quite often in American politics. A president faces the last two years of his presidency with a hostile Congress, fully or partially controlled by the other party. That “divided government” situation will, according to the Lame Duck Axiom, disable the president’s ability to get much, if anything, done. His wing broken, the president [...]
The gates of Hell have been opened. Or, have been open for decades here in Washington. The Whore of Babylon…open for business…with barbarians at the Gates. Like Watergate. Or Debategate (the Reagan-Bush campaign had a mole in Carter’s campaign passing along Carter’s debate briefing books). How about Iran-Contragate, sometimes called Irangate. Remember Iraqgate? Yes, there [...]