Monthly Archives: February 2019

The curious case of Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren is my Senator, the senior Senator from Massachusetts, sitting in the chair once occupied by Ted Kennedy. She is the Howard Metzenbaum of her generation, the most pro-consumer member of the Senate that we have. She is, in … Continue reading

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Picking a fight with the world’s richest man

If there’s one guy I wouldn’t pick a fight with, it would be the world’s richest man. Literally. Currently, that man is Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com. The man picking a fight with him is the aptly named David … Continue reading

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What is in the water down there in Virginia?

Man, what is in the water down there in Virginia? In the last few weeks we’ve had the following stories involving Virginia’s Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General: Virginia’s newly-elected Governor, Ralph Northam, physician, officer in the U.S. Army Medical … Continue reading

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Donald Drumpf’s plodding State of the Union

On Tuesday night, after a week’s delay, Donald Trump delivered his 2nd State of the Union Address to the nation. He started right out with a rhetorical lie: that the state of our union is strong. I think what he … Continue reading

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Here’s something that should have surprised no one: the Foxconn deal that isn’t

Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., trading as Foxconn, is a Taiwanese multinational electronics contract manufacturing company and the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer. According to Wikipedia, Foxconn manufactures electronic products for major American, Canadian, Chinese, Finnish and Japanese companies, … Continue reading

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Our Commander in Chief cannot distinguish between weather and climate

Our Commander in Chief, Donald John Drumpf, has proven over and over again, that he cannot distinguish between climate and weather. Most recently he tweeted the following: In the beautiful Midwest, windchill temperatures are reaching minus 60 degrees, the coldest … Continue reading

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