Rally in West Allis, Pwning

In Line for Bernie's Rally in West Allis, Pwning a Reporter Live, and Poll Results Are In

Yesterday was eventful. As noted in my last piece , held a rally near my home in West Allis, Wisconsin last night. My 70 year old cousin and I made plans to go as soon as it was...


Message To The Front Page. Dear God, Give It A Rest.


Look, I know you just love talking about Donald Trump and the Republican Party. I get it, really I do, they are fucking nuts, fine, great. But my god, if you just glimpse at it, it is Trump central...


There's Another Reason for Feigned Media Stupidity


Eric Boehlert of Media Matters always does a great job IMHO. And he brings up the fact that Dan Balz of the Washington Post has supposedly seen the light when it comes to the Republican Party’s...

heroin epidemic

The Dead Are Always Drug-Free: Why An Abstinence-Only Approach Will Never End The Heroin Epidemic


Heroin is not alcohol. This might seem like a fairly obvious and even ridiculous point to make, but there are so many people in our courts, our governments, our treatment centers and our recovery...

Thousands gather in Madison

On, Wisconsin. The Bernie Ball is in Our Court

It’s up to us to bring Bernie a win in Wisconsin on April 5. Not only that, but to continue down ballot to elect Democrats in our local elections and put Joanne Kloppenburg on the State Supreme Court...

bernie sanders

How I went From Bernie to Bernie To Bernie

I voted for him as my States single Representative. I voted for him as one of our 2 senators. I voted for him in our primary. What I really hope to be able to do is go to him again and vote for him...

Dems v.s Reps

The Decline Of The Two Main Parties


From Gallup Around 30% are registered Democrats. Around 26% are registered Republicans. Around 43% identify as Independents, a record. A hint, many of this 43% is not in the center to be triangulated...

LGBTQ School Safety

MDE Issues Guideline For LGBTQ School Safety and the MI GOP Reacts Predictably: Comment By May 11


About a month ago Michigan public school teachers attended mandatory professional development sessions on providing safe learning environments for LGBTQ students. The program caused enough discussion...


Top Comments: We Have Met the Enemy and S/He is Us Edition


We are often our own worst enemy. Environmentally, we’re an ongoing disaster, a slow motion train wreck we can’t seem to stop. We’re the only species that fouls its own nest. It comes back to bite us...


Getting Out In Front of a Disaster


Wow. Conservatives never cease to amaze me. David Brooks is already peddling himself as some kind of post Trump apocalyptic seer . Seems that conservatives ran out of ideas a long time ago, but David...

Richard Nixon and John Ehrlichman

Just Say Whoah! Nixon's War On Blacks


"You want to know what this is really all about? The Nixon campaign in 1968, and the Nixon White House after that, had two enemies: the anti-war left and black people. You understand what I'm saying...

President Obama

President Obama drops the mic on Ted Cruz

President Obama once again responded to Ted Cruz's proposal that we monitor all Muslims in the United States. His response was breathtaking! "As far as the notion of having surveillance of...


Brussels’ Bombs to Bullies’ Bombast


Fatal bombings in Brussels, Ankara and Istanbul are met with mourning around the globe, but Trump and Cruz choose sinister over somber as they race to throw in bombs on their own. Trump triumphs by...

donald Trump

Republicans Could Be About To Self Destruct

They could be on the verge of actually creating a third party through sheer stupidity. If they dump Trump at the convention he will for sure run as a third candidate in the general election, out of...

george bush

"Bring em on" equaled ISIS..Republicans why panic? This was your guy and party !


I get so angry at a party that wants to nuke and specifically of Cruz wanting to police the streets because they are so afraid of Terrorism. Hey Panty was your guy and your party that...

donald Trump

Authoritarianism On Display Pt 2

Authoritarianism is not a new, untested concept in the American electorate. Since the rise of Nazi Germany, it has been one of the most widely studied ideas in social science. While its causes are...

Susannah Randolph

Oh Susannah !


This is this week’s featured candidate for Florida. Meet Susannah Randolph. Susannah is running for the congressional seat that is open due to Alan Grayson’s bid for the Senate. She is in District 9...

anti-Trump campaign

Who Are They Kidding?

This story from the New York Times is almost funny, if I already didn’t know the punch line. The so called “anti-Trump campaign” from the GOP Establishment runs to the NY Times with some Winston...

The Politicus Podcast Episode 2 Bernie vs. Hillary

The Politicus Podcast Episode 2 Bernie vs. Hillary

This podcast focuses on the Democratic race and a recent poll I published on The Politicus about whether or not should drop out of the race. Polls Mentioned: Is it time for Bernie...

Marco Rubio

The Media Kiss of Death


Sahil Kapur has a great political obituary on Marco Rubio. I was also thinking of the BS that Steve Schmidt put out on MSNBC when Rubio crashed and burned on Tuesday. Schmidt described Rubio as “...