Category Archives: Politics Lite

The Time Barack Fauxbama Came to Visit

We had to run go pick him up from the library where I work. The best part about riding with the president in the car while my real live friends were in the back seat was getting stuck in a … Continue reading

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Some Snarky Updates I Didn’t Post Today

Well, until now I guess. Filed Under: It’s personal, and I’m usually much nicer than this Now you know how 2004 felt. I love that Florida is, literally, irrelevant. You’ve still got Chick-Fil-A Father-Daughter Night. An anagram for the Angel Moroni is … Continue reading

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The Long Nights Begin

Let’s just hope not too long. Finished reading Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl.

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That’s the Ticket

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One year later …

For Christmas this year my brother gave me a copy of David Plouffe’s book, The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama’s Historic Victory.  This was one of several books he gave me, but when I … Continue reading

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Douchebag/Hilarious (read: watch out New York!)

In an ironic twist,  when I used to live in Memphis I thought the guy was interesting because he was a Democrat.  Go Gillibrand! More from the Daily beast here and here.

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Don’t Cry for me Sarah Palin

When I saw the title of Eugene Robinson’s Washington Post article about Sarah Palin, “Our Evita,” I winced.  I love Eva Peron. Obviously one of the more controversial figures in history, but fascinating.  And that hair! Sure, Evita did some … Continue reading

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