American Candidate

Greetings all, glad to see a Red Mass Group up to compete with the “other” site. My first post – submitted for your amusement…and perhaps serious consideration. Cross-posted at mansfieldgop.blogspot.com. By now we’ve all heard the lament that more people pay attention to “American Idol” than vote. Then there’s the perception that elected officials aren’t “like us.” What if you…

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Margery In The Morning?

Now that Don Imus’ show is no longer, who will replace him on Boston affiliate WTKK-FM? I can easily see a scenario in which WTKK management decides to replace Imus with veteran Boston Herald columnist Margery Eagan, who has co-hosted a program with liberal activist Jim Braude on the station since September 1999. Splitting up the Eagan/Braude tandem will disappoint…

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Campaignistration Musical Chairs Continue

The Deval Patrick Campaignistration’s game of musical chairs continues.  Today the Governor fired his Campaignistration’s chief of staff Joan Benjamin-Wallace with his media guy from his Campaignistration’s run for the Governorship.  Where does his political operation begin and his governorship end?  We may never know. n another major personnel shuffle, Governor Deval Patrick is appointing his senior campaign adviser, Doug…

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If this were a Clinton Whitehouse…?

I really do try to be obective in my thouhgts, which is admitedly a tough thing to do in this hyper-partisan age. Often when fellow liberal get mad about an issue or a budding controversy, I step back and replace partisan person or party we’re talking about with an opposite partisan person or party.  (Hey, I am in bizarro world…

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Hey, that’s hitting below the belt!

A story in today’s Washington Post about Britain’s Defense Ministry barring military personnel from from selling personal stories to the media, in the wake of Iran’s release of 15 British sailors and marines held captive by the Islamic Republic, contained this tidbit — “Arthur Batchelor, 20, youngest of the captives, told the Daily Mirror that he ‘cried like a baby’…

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