Archive for June 14th, 2012

June 14th, 2012 - 12:52 pm § in Misc.

Republican calls McKenna a Rhino

from Sound Politics “I should blind myself to this dillwad’s desire to screw the community where *I* live (and HE doesn’t) and vote for that clown anyway? I should ignore it when he refers to Scott Walker “terrorizing” unions in Wisconsin and his refusal to try and brin[...]

June 14th, 2012 - 12:48 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

Republican Heresy: Jeb Bush is not quite rite!

Having witnessed Republican extremism at this year’s Tacoma convention. I am now mystified.  Is the moderate republican extinct or just powerless? Dana Milbank discusses comment by Jeb Bush.  The fintelleigent Bush brother and successful former Florida governor, stated in public that  even [...]

June 14th, 2012 - 10:03 am § in Misc.

Joel Connely on Darcy Burner

I have already made my comment about Darcy Burner‘s bad speech a Netroots. Joel does a much better job at the PI.   I am supporting Delbene.[...]

June 14th, 2012 - 9:38 am § in Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Chaos in Egypt

Egypt’s Parliament Dissolved By Court; Election Ruled Unconstitutional[...]

June 14th, 2012 - 9:35 am § in Misc.


Foxconn Suicide: Company Says Plant Worker Jumped From Apartment How long until we hear that Apple is moving production to North Korea?[...]

June 14th, 2012 - 9:29 am § in Misc., Science


 2012 Millennium Technology Prize goes to stem cell scientist Shinya Yamanaka Yamanaka received the award jointly with Linus Torvalds, the developer of the the open source operating system, LINUX. The comparison is startling.  While Torvalds’ achievements are impressive, they are part of wha[...]

June 14th, 2012 - 7:31 am § in Misc.

UPDATE: Gubernatorial debate now available from TVW

As promised before, the full video of the Washington State Governor and AG debates is available at TVW. You can read previous posts on the subject by clicking on the image of me. From what I see, McKenna may have aced this one.  Jay did come across as a real east sider .. farm boy […][...]