Portrait of a Nowhere Man

Sep 26

Portrait of a Nowhere Man

  Updated: Monday, Oct. 11… I take back everything I said in my original post (below)… This putrid portrait of Tim Pawlenty, unveiled this evening, is perfect: It is just as undistinguished as the man…   Undistinguished   Tim Pawlenty may be gone from the GOP beauty-stakes but he doesn’t want to be forgotten. Two...

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Tough Turkey in Stupid Times

Nov 21

Tough Turkey in Stupid Times

“To live now, as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.” . Howard Zinn, 1922-2010 Historian, Activist, WWII bombardier My 11-21 column in the Star Tribune: Thanksgiving Day is Thursday, and it may be a challenge for a lot of Americans to find a bit of gratitude along with the turkey...

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