What’s the First Thing You Think of…

when I say: Lyndon B. Johnson? [polldaddy poll=7979908][hr] [hr] [twocol_one]For me, having grown up during his presidency, I think of Vietnam. Footage from the war was on TV every night. It was horrible, ghastly, never ending. But this is not what most concerned LBJ and the  Democratic Party at the time. Apparently they had extended conversations about what passing the… Continue reading

Process Versus Outcomes

I actually think that the way we go about (process) achieving goals (outcomes) matters. But, I probably generally believe that outcomes tip the scale and matter a bit more than the process. I mean, haven’t we all sat through meetings (process) where we felt like screaming, “Just make a decision, and let’s get on with doing it!” So, the Democrats… Continue reading

Telling It Like It Really Is…

I recently read an article from a former Republican operative who detailed that the most effective strategy the Republicans have used with a Democrat in the white house was to break government. But they’ve been doing this for many years: spend on war, oil and banking while bankrupting Social Security, Medicare, etc. When Americans think that “big wasteful federal government”… Continue reading

About Sums It Up

Forget the death panels in Democratic health care plan. All of our elderly will never reach old age because the Republicans plan to kill them off before then with their war on the elderly, war on the middle class, and war on the impoverished. The elderly already have to hunt of coupons to be able to afford a little bit… Continue reading

Fighting Being Disillusioned

I’ve actually been thinking more and more about leaving the US. I mean: for good. I find myself so disillusioned with what is happening in my native land. My country forces education reform that is destroying creativity, problem solving, deep thinking, and analysis of knowledge to inform carefully considered long term solution-making for the immediacy of factionalized curriculum memorization. My… Continue reading

Thanks Dubyuh

Your enormous plan to redistribute the wealth in this country, back to the already wealthy, seems to have been a resounding success. 2 out of 5 Californians are out of work right now thanks to you. Source: California Budget Project Press Release PDF The average person in the US is mad as hell. They are powerless to affect change so… Continue reading