The Republicans’ Populist Moment: Squander or Capitalize?

With the bid for re-election of Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) now recorded in the ignominious annals of crushing defeat, the Republican gains for the 2014 mid-term elections stand at nine Senate seats for a

Life after Romney, life with Obama

Unlike other bloggers and pundits, I needed a full day to digest the news of this, I admit, deeply disappointing defeat.  My first reaction, was thinking about the people I know who voted for

Liz Warren has guts … and not the good kind, either

Liz Warren has guts … and not the good kind, either

My favorite non-Cherokee Cherokee penned an op-ed piece on the LIBOR scandal in The Washington Post yesterday.  The coverage of the scandal hasn’t exactly been front page news, but that’s probably due to the average Joe

Liz Warren – do voters get the candidate they deserve?

Liz Warren – do voters get the candidate they deserve?

My favorite non-Cherokee Cherokee, Liz Warren, is only two points behind Scott Brown in the race for Massachusetts senator.  According to a vast majority of voters in a Boston Globe poll, her unproven claim,

The next shoe drops for Elizabeth Warren — Are you embarrassed yet, Harvard?

The next shoe drops for Elizabeth Warren — Are you embarrassed yet, Harvard?

I can’t let this issue go.  It’s an effrontery to me as a voter, as a former elected public official, as someone who still believes integrity and the truth matter. The Boston Globe reports this

Elizabeth Warren – Activating the “Reset” Button? or the Law of Karma?

Elizabeth Warren – Activating the “Reset” Button? or the Law of Karma?

Yesterday, Elizabeth Warren, won the Democratic nomination for Senator in Massachusetts. A Pyrrhic victory. Winning 95.7% of the vote against challenger, Marisa DeFranco, our favorite non-Cherokee Cherokee said, "Let’s not say anybody pushed anybody off the ballot." Really? ...

In Your Face

Are you tired of living through a daily/weekly media diet of “shock and awe?   Do you feel like you’re living within the pages of The National Enquirer?  Have you found yourself questioning, is anything

Maybe Elizabeth Warren should have said she’s kin to Richard J. Daley

Maybe Elizabeth Warren should have said she’s kin to Richard J. Daley

The more I read about the Elizabeth Warren “native American” controversy, the more I believe she should have claimed an affiliation with Richard J. Daley, the first “Daley” mayor of Chicago, and quintessential “Boss”