Daily Archives: November 8th, 2006


Why do I do it? Why? Why do I turn up every two years to see pretty much everything I vote for die a horrible 20/80 death? Rhode Island’s state flag is the word “Hope” with a giant boat anchor suspended above it (hint to iconographers: words like “buoyant” are used to describe hopes. It’s […]


Okay, I was wrong. The elections were bad. How bad, it isn’t clear yet, but sufficiently bad. Caught me by surprise bad. Speaker Pelosi bad. Maybe even illegal alien amnesty bad. Giant glowing green mushroom cloud of pulsing nuclear death hovering over a major city center bad? Well. More later. Right now, I have to […]