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Dumb Legislating

It’s bad enough that Congress often takes a 3-day work week that consists of coming in late on Tuesday and leaving early on Thursday. It’d even worse when they follow those up with weeks...

Who’s Not At Home?

Yeah, it’s been awhile. Since I’ve last posted, Bush has tanked into the low 30s and high 20s. Most analysts have up-graded the chance for Democrats to take back one or both houses of...

Lying with a Straight Face

It was revealed today that Bush’s spies have compiled a large database of personal, domestic phone calls of millions of Americans. And he’s flatly replied that “We’re not trolling your personal life”. Who are...

Teaching?

After a long, crazy afternoon at work (I spent little time on personal matters, even during an official break I worked through) of trying to authorize priority cases handed to me by my bosses,...

DC Native?

Wow, I must really be turning into a DC native now… The Vice President’s motorcade whizzes by me during my commute (which happens pretty regularly at quarter-to-eight), and for the first time, I don’t...

Easter Surprise

My mother may be coming to visit starting this Easter weekend. Still not sure of exact dates. But if/when she comes, I’ll probably be even more away from the blog than usual. So, what...

Glenda Day

A letter from the Glenda, dated today, Glenda Day 2006. Hi Ken, It’s the first Tuesday in April, so I hope you know what that means. You have no idea what you started. The...

Gators won!

Nice! Gators won their first NCAA basketball championship on only their second try. I didn’t catch their game against UCLA, but it looks like UCLA did no better than George Mason. Well, that’s a...