Let’s smoke some pork ribs!

Hey, it’s the weekend! Besides, I’m pretty much sick and tired of politics and need a break from both Republicans and Democrats. And “conservatives”. Especially conservatives. More on that later but for now, let’s smoke some pork ribs! I’ve been barbecuing meat for a long, long time. I’m old, remember? I’ve had small grills, trailer […]

Sen. Sylvia Garcia sponsoring supply drive for border relief

From the InBox: Senator Sylvia Garcia Asks for Your Help to Raise Supplies for Refugee Relief Efforts The following Items Are Needed (All Items Must be New or Unused): Women’s Walking Shoes (sizes 6-7) Men’s Walking Shoes (sizes 7-9) Children’s Walking Shoes Backpacks Sweaters/hoodies (small/medium sizes for adults and children) Women’s Clothing (sizes 0-8) Women’s […]

Amnesty supporter- “we’re not goin’ nowhere!”—until HPD arrives

This amnesty supporter did not believe in the law-abiding civil society for reasons he was unable to articulately communicate—that is, of course, until HPD arrived on the scene. Perhaps actions sometimes speak louder than words. Watch the amnesty supporter dressed in the black t-shirt and khaki shorts scream: “we’re not goin’ no where! —we’re gonna […]

What the hell is wrong with Republicans?

And I say that in a nice way. Seriously. What has happened to us? When did we decide to let conspiracies and paranoia overrule sense and sensibility? Although we’ve seen glimpses of this new mentality amongst Republicans over the last few years, nothing drives home the point better than the reaction to the release of […]

Texas Republican platform to change homosexual reference?

After denying two groups supportive of homosexual marriage the right to purchase booths at the convention, the Republican Party of Texas is poised to delete a portion of the party’s platform related to homosexuality. From David Taffet on DallasVoice.com: “Good news!” Schlein wrote. “Platform subcommittee votes unanimously to remove the hateful antigay language in the […]