Results tagged with 'barack obama'
Published May 4, 2016
There are several wings in the great pantheon of epic first pitches tossed out before baseball games. But the best one is the Super Old Ladies From Wisconsin Wing. Last night, a 93-year-old tossed out the first pitch before the Brewers' game and it was amazing.
Published Dec. 31, 2015
Famous people have learned over the years to not be public with their resolutions. Like a vow to add 250,000 new jobs in Wisconsin, only to find that it was a ridiculous promise. But we have the secrets.
Published Dec. 24, 2015
'Tis the night before Christmas and there is no better time for a little poem announcing special gifts for all of our political friends. From Scott Walker to Donald Trump and Hillary, it's a special array.
Published Nov. 17, 2015
This morning, GQ published an interview between former Grantland head and future HBO sports talking head Bill Simmons and President Obama, and one part - concerning what sports figure the current president views himself as - will catch Packer Nation's ear.
Published Sept. 23, 2015
It's a truism in American politics that everyone believes the other side is completely nuts. Delusional. Certain about facts that just simply don't exist. This is a simplification, sure, but it's also kind of a meta-statement about a different serious problem in American politics, which is the myth of "balance," an insistence that "both sides do it." But both sides don't do it. The fact is that only one political party right now seems to exist in a world of fantasy and delusion.
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Thursday July 4th, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL It’s the 4th of July, but I don’t feel much like celebrating. The United States of America is on a horrific downward spiral, and I have serious doubts as to if we’ll ever pull out of it. A once great nation is seeing e...
Friday October 9th, 2009 - Kenosha, WI
Another day with an empty mailbox and I’m glad I don’t own a gun because today’s the day I might have used it. This is a cruel test of my patience and I’m about to flunk it badly if I don’t get my check soon. I...
Rich Lowry and the hundreds of others who becry Obama's breach of the unstated rules of Presidential conduct fail to realize that these very rules, originally initiated for outdated purposes, have to be challenged and broken in order to bring about progressive change, inside and outside of Americ...
Recently, my governor came up with a great line. In a op-ed article, he pointed out, “If the stimulus bill were a country, it would be the 15th-largest country in the world.” This made an effective headline. It caught my eye and give me the topic for today's blog. Mark Sanford, S...
"Sweet Freedom's Song" Revolutionary Drill Unit from the Inaugural Parade (Educational fair use) Before the inauguration at noon, the number of people joining the assembly built and their mood sprang from the shared sights and sounds. The crowd reveled in the se...
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