Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Despite a general decline in the thoughtfulness and general quality of Jay Bullock’s blog folkbum, he is still one of the leading liberal bloggers in the state. The decline of folkbum can be traced directly to his decision to bring additional bloggers. Last week, one of the other bloggers at Bullock’s blog, “Bert,” really drove […]

If you’re paying attention to the flags this Independence Day weekend, you might notice the flags are going up and down like yo-yos. It’s the result of the lowering of the flag to honor Senator Robert Byrd. President Barack Obama this week ordered that flags at federal buildings across the nation be flown at half-staff […]

Robert Byrd was more than an institution in the Senate. He was the embodiment of everything that is wrong with American politics. His career was birthed in the racism of the Old South, first as a member of the Ku Klux Klan where his leadership abilities were put to use as a recruiter and a […]

Senator Robert Byrd (D-WV) in 2004 explaining the meaning of Sunday to his Senate colleagues, for whom the meaning of “weekend” usually begins on Thursday and ends on Tuesday. Because if we do not destroy 1/6th of the nation’s economy by Christmas, Harry Reid will get nuclear waste in his stocking or something. Print this […]

The latest reports are that Senator Kennedy is recovering from his inaugural lunch seizure. Meanwhile, Senator Robert Byrd, seated at the same table as Kennedy and Vice President Biden, left the inauguration luncheon early, too. His spokesman denied there were any medical reasons, and that the senator was resting in his senate office. So why […]