Go to ...

The Blue Route


RSS Feed

May 23, 2017


While Rome Burns, Dems Fiddle

Watching Democrats fight over who got elected as the new DNC Chair is like watching two passengers argue over which lifeboat they’re going to choose on the Titanic. The Bernie Sanders wing wanted their man, Keith Ellison, to win, but when former Obama Labor Secretary Tom Perez prevailed, they threw a hissy fit. Seriously, Donald

Today in America

I have a 5 year old daughter being raised to treat everyone with dignity and respect. Today, America said that bullying, arrogance and a lack of respect is acceptable. I have sisters, a girlfriend, aunts, cousins, friends and other women in my life. Today, America said that it is acceptable for them to be objectified,

September Rain

It was about 30 years ago and an unknown comic by the name of Andrew Dice Clay was appearing on stage at Dangerfield’s in Manhattan. He was part of an HBO Young Comedian’s special. For those of you not familiar with the Dice Man, I’ll be as delicate as possible. He was the one who

Hillary Goes For the Jugular

I’ll be honest, I’ve been critical of Hillary and her campaign over the last few weeks for some unforced errors regarding her email server and the Clinton Foundation. And while these unforced errors were being committed, her opponent, Donald Trump, was in the middle of his long-awaited pivot, trying to rebrand himself as a softer,

An Appearance of Impropriety

Michael Tomasky may have a point. In fact, he’s probably right. Despite all the good the Clinton Foundation has done for millions of people, it has become an “albatross” around Hillary’s neck. It isn’t enough to say, as Bill has done, that if she wins the presidency the Foundation will stop taking foreign contributions. It’s

Hillary Rounding Third?

Let’s face it: Thursday night’s Democratic debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders – the ninth and probably last – was hardly a game changer. Yes, it was the most contentious – by design, I suspect – but neither candidate moved the needle much. If you’re a Hillary or Bernie supporter, you probably heard nothing

Older Posts››