Archive for February 16th, 2010

“I don’t love Congress,” said U.S. Senator Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) yesterday when he announced he wasn’t running for reelection.  Since Democrats are in charge of Congress, Bayh’s statement is pretty much an indictment on how Majority Leader Harry Reid and Speaker Nancy Pelosi have led.  It looks like the Republican strategy is to keep fueling the public’s anger and hope that it will last through the fall.

Two years ago a lot of us were all worked up as we started to two-step our way through a pretty good 2008.  Two years later Democrats have problems that probably only The President and his team can fix.  I can’t fix them.  Local Democrats can’t fix them.  Congressional Democrats don’t appear to be able to fix them.   What a difference two years make.

Who was the MVP of the 1972 World Serious between the A’s and Reds?

Meanwhile as Early Voting begins today here in the Lone Star State, we can only wonder how the nation’s dislike of what is going on in Washington will play out here in November.  I’m not feeling too good about our politics.

Gene Tenace of course of the A’s batted .348 with 4 dingers and 9 RBIs.

Now that Ken Starr will be living in Waco, I wonder if my pal Drayton will have him over to The Yard this season – yikes!



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