Josh Gerstein’s piece, “5 questions about John Boehner’s lawsuit against Barack Obama,” in Politico is a frank and candid examination of the pros and cons, both short- and long-term, to both sides in the GOP House lawsuit against the president. At this point, I consider the lawsuit to be an idiotic and colossal waste of time … More How Many Sharks Can the #GOP Jump Before the Party’s Over?
In response to a thought-provoking post, Syria-sly, Mr. President?, by my good friend, Michael Charney. Thank you for sharing your post, Michael. I ‘Like’ that you shared it with me. It, along with tonight’s Middle Ground blogtalk show, really got me thinking more about Syria and what to do. My views differ from yours. First, I disagree that … More Leaders Admit Their Mistakes; Obama Should Admit His About Attacking Syria
Double standards are anathema to most Americans. This ought to be especially true when it comes to civil liberties, executive powers, and justice. So where is the outrage from the Left and Democrats about drones and the executive powers born of Bush and being wielded still by Obama? We may no longer torture people, but … More Obama, Drones, and the 11th Commandment