May 2024


Crazy Election News

Ok, beyond the wierdest news of all from this election cycle, I have a few other news items to share.

1) Alabama faces recount over segregationist laws

2) Will the Elected one show up? (via Obscure Store)

3) Nevada’s Tie-Breaker (Via Obscure Store)

Randomly, I want to note that CNN International has moved on […]


You can fool a minority of the people all of the time, and a majority of the people some of the time, but you can not fool a majority of the people all of the time.*

Unfortunately it looks like “some of the time” has probably happened November 2nd.

Election Day

I’m anxious.

I thought that I would wake up feeling relieved that Election Day was here. Instead I am feeling nervous.

I might stay up late tonight.. what’s going to happen?

26 Hours

In something like 26 hours, CNN International will commence its nonstop coverage of US election results.

I, for one, am relieved that this is almost over–this election has been incredibly nasty, horrid, and long. One party is trying to scare the living daylights out of me by telling me that if I vote for their […]


If you are amongst the few undecided voters in the United States who are viewing this blog, I want to point out that one of the great American values is freedom of speech and expression — and that not only must one have the freedom to say what you want to say, one must have […]

I plumb forgot

I was halfway to Prague before I remembered that I’d slept through the presidential debate. Bad me. I just checked cnn.com and it appears that Kerry won… which is rather nice.

I did make it to Prague, 40 minutes late, and have visited the Decorative Arts Museum… a fantastic place. (Think V&A, but smaller.) They […]

Lies and Debates

Ok, So at the behest of Dick Cheney, I went to Factcheck.COM and got a message from George Soros that I shouldn’t vote for George W. Bush– fine, I won’t. I then continued to Factcheck.ORG where it was proclaimed that “Cheney & Edwards Mangle Facts.”

Probably not the headline Cheney wanted us to see, but […]