Daily Archives: November 8, 2012

Open Thread – The curse of the second term (per NYT)

Not that I wish ill on Obama,  I’m just hoping his “curse” won’t include the words stupid and red button.  I know one thing’s for sure, his second term ain’t gonna be as fun for him as his first.    Campaign … Continue reading

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No Mandates

Howard Kurtz: If history is any guide, Obama has about a year to notch major accomplishments before midterm politics—and the shadow of lame-duck status—undermine his effectiveness. But it is equally true that by failing to lay out a detailed agenda … Continue reading

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Think of a happy thought

We could use a happiness break. I am so happy and thankful for my husband and my kids. The best ever.  Share a happy thought in this thread. And look at the happy puppies!!!   My plan for surviving Omerica: … Continue reading

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Open Thread – Do not blame Caesar…..

  “Do not blame Caesar, blame the people of Rome who have so enthusiastically acclaimed and adored him and rejoiced in their loss of freedom and danced in his path and given him triumphal processions. Blame the people who hail … Continue reading

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Hunker Down Time

hun·ker intransitive verb ˈhəŋ-kər hun·kered hun·ker·ing Definition of HUNKER 1: crouch, squat —usually used with down 2: to settle in or dig in for a sustained period —used with down I was wrong. I freely admit it and make no … Continue reading

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