Posts tagged "Obama"

DNC2012 and the Reemergence of Bill Clinton

DNC2012 and the Reemergence of Bill Clinton
A few years ago, Bill Clinton broke my heart.  I won’t rehash the details but it involved Ted Kennedy, an unfortunate conversation, and a heart wrenching presidential primary season. I recall going to my bookshelf and picking up his autobiography.  I held it over the garbage can with shaking hands. “Damn you Bill! Damn You!... Read more »

The Imaginary Presidential Campaign of 2012: Obama’s Opportunity at the DNC

The Imaginary Presidential Campaign of 2012:  Obama’s Opportunity at the DNC
Things that interest me more than this election: A.) Churning butter. B.) The inhumane torture of white doves. C.) How to make a straw broom (naked) without offending Amish people. The truth is that I have followed every single presidential campaign since I was three years old.  It’s not that I was destined to be... Read more »
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