Silver Lining Department: As Investments Sink, So Does GOP

James Wolcott, the wonderfully bitter wit for Vanity Fair, mourns the loss of his investment portfolio…but at least there's a silver lining. As it sinks, so does the Republican Party. He writes: Even as I wave a farewell hankie at my investment holdings as they sink into the briny deep, I draw spiritual comfort fromContinue reading “Silver Lining Department: As Investments Sink, So Does GOP”

Newt and Nancy: Together — for the First Time Ever!

Yours truly wasn’t thrilled with the first major TV ad from the Alliance for Climate Protection, because I think both Al Sharpton and Pat Robertson are frauds, each in his own way, but this one — featuring Nancy Pelosi and Newt Gingrinch — makes me smile. They look so cute together! On a more seriousContinue reading “Newt and Nancy: Together — for the First Time Ever!”