Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Now I see this clearly. My whole life is pointed in one direction.

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I don't know why and I don't even know what it is but I really wanted the Arte y Pico award and was really tickled when Doctor Zaius tapped me to win it.



The origin of the award is here.

Because I'm always the bridesmaid when this is passed around I think I'm just about the last one on our little circle of friends that recieved this thing. As such I really don't think there's anybody on my blogroll that hasn't been to this dance already. If I'm wrong please let me know and I'll tap you right away.

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Hillary Clinton's speech was great. The only thing I would've liked was more digs on McCain. That problem isn't isolated to Clinton. It's something I've been complaining about regarding the convention since before it began.

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Having said that- Clinton and Montana Gov. Schweitzer and two of the stand out lines with regards to McCain. Clinton had the great "Twin Cities" jab and Schweitzer had a good line with regards to drilling for oil in John McCain's back yards "if he could remember where they are."

Humor is great but the fact of the matter is negative ads work and the Republicans are going to turn their entire four day convention into one big negative ad against Obama. I guess it's up to Biden tonight to go for the throat because there's no doubt Obama won't throw much red meat into his speech tomorrow night.

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I'm muting the network hosts altogether. They're worthless and it just gets my blood pressure up.

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I can't find the article now but I read something yesterday that labeled House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer as a "partisan firebrand." I got a chuckle out of that. Most of know Hoyer as the chief capitulator representing the Blue Dogs. He's all hat and no cattle.

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At an outside press conference Nancy Pelosi was confronted by a group of McCain supporters shouting "drill now!" Her response? "Can I drill your brain?" Sure it's juvenile but I like it.

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I won't be watching the Republican convention. Their candidate, and their party, are bankrupt in every sense of the word. I'll be declaring next week Animal Blogging Week and in honor of that I'll post some great pictures of a doe and her fawns that wandered into our camp while we were camping a couple of weeks ago.

4 comments:

Lockwood said...

OOOH! Something during the Repugnican Convention to look forward to!

Randal Graves said...

Pelosi said that? That might be enough to bring her Non-Vomit-Inducting point total up to near zero!

The reason you were the last to get that award is because we still remember what you tried to do to Delta House. Grudges, my man, grudges.

Swinebread said...

Back to the drawing board. I have no hope for the dems now.

Liberality said...

"I'm muting the network hosts altogether. They're worthless and it just gets my blood pressure up."

Agreed. If I watched them like others do I would probably be posting much more political rants against their juvenile crap they let escape their mouths. As it is, I can't be bothered to even watch them.