So, it's official. Bush has nominated someone who is in the mold of Scalia and Thomas. The blogosphere is buzzing. Some juicy tidbits: Blog Category:  Current Affairs

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There's been a lot of interesting blogging and talking about what progressive Christianity is, and means, right now. We are in interesting times,  a time when the corruption of the neoconservatives is becoming fully known and understood, as well as the corrupt marriage between them and the religious right is breaking down in such a […]

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Every once in a while I come across a new blog that is worth telling others about. This one is called "Once Upon a Time…" and it's a fascinating blog about the power of narrative, and how the way we tell the stories we tell have an important effect. There is a great post on […]

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Last week, there was a silly article in Forbes magazine, which I didn't blog about because it was so silly. The title of the article "Attack of the Blogs" and the first line, "Web logs are the prized platform of an online lynch mob spouting liberty but spewing lies, libel and invective. Their potent allies […]

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I was driving with a friend tonight into San Francisco. We were talking about this and that, and approaching the Bay Bridge toll lanes. Right in front of me was one of those really big Hummers. You know the kind. Big, obnoxious SUV that really is supposed to be a combat vehicle, gets 15 miles […]

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Who is Ed Rogers? I don't really know (he does seem to show up making excuses for Republicans), except he was on a talk show, and was out of his mind enough to suggest that Clinton's perjury was worse than Libby's perjury. Hmmm. Yup, prize of the week. Digby had a post about it yesterday. […]

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OK, so it's clear – Libby was indicted. There is nothing but speculation and more speculation on what it all means. I read one speculation, though, on News Blog, that's pretty interesting, and worth a read. Should be an interesting few weeks… Blog Category:  Current Affairs

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George Takei, better known as Sulu, is gay. I could have told you that years ago. But I guess now it's official. Second big coming out story of the day. The first one was Cheryl Swoopes, of the Houston Comets WNBA team. Blog Category:  Uncategorized

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I have been extremely reserved in my posting on the Plamegate brou-haha, even though I have been completely immersed in the news and blogosphere talk about it over the past couple of weeks. Part of it is I don't want to show my news addiction quite so blatantly. Part of it is that I don't […]

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I know, I'm a little behind the 8 ball on this. But I spent the day in the woods and on the beach. At least I've gotten some enjoyment out of reading week… Anyway, Meiers is gone, not because she's not qualified, but, probably primarily this speech did her in. It's a speech she gave […]

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