Monday, November 28, 2011

Some thing to soften the reality of a monday

100 Most Awesome Punches in Films

"Educated Americans"

Barney Frank won’t seek reelection in 2012 US Representative Barney Frank, the state’s highest-profile congressman and one of the nation’s leading liberal voices after being among its first openly gay elected officials, planned to announce today that he will not reelection next year.

Best news I have heard in the longest time.

The Future of the Obama Coalition

NY Times For decades, Democrats have suffered continuous and increasingly severe losses among white voters. But preparations by Democratic operatives for the 2012 election make it clear for the first time that the party will explicitly abandon the white working class.

All pretense of trying to win a majority of the white working class has been effectively jettisoned in favor of cementing a center-left coalition made up, on the one hand, of voters who have gotten ahead on the basis of educational attainment — professors, artists, designers, editors, human resources managers, lawyers, librarians, social workers, teachers and therapists — and a second, substantial constituency of lower-income voters who are disproportionately African-American and Hispanic.

Slowly circling the drain.....

Friday, November 25, 2011

Big Red

Some peace and quiet,  finally wrestled the big screen away from the X box is good.

Nebraska up 13 to zip against Iowa in the fourth