Category: politics

The Obameter

Lots of my leftist friends have been taken in by the Obama-is-my-savior phenomenon. Don’t get me wrong, I’m very excited by President Obama and the promise he brings. But he’s only human, despite what...

First on Obama’s agenda

The MadPriest has the scoop. Captured on a long telephoto lens, this speech balloon reveals what Obama will be doing right away as President.

Inaugurations in history

While President Obama (woot!) is eating lunch, television coverage will be less interesting. Here are a couple of links to help you pass the time until the parade. Someone over on metafilter has compiled...

A salute to our outgoing President

And by “salute” I obviously mean “my final opportunity to mock this current president.” Here are the top 10 Bush moments, from Mr. Top 10 himself. Enjoy! Tip of the Uncle Sam hat to...

George Bush the Edomite?

Bishop Alan Wilson points out the Biblical connection in the recent shoe-throwing incident involving the President of the USA. Praying the Bible liturgically every day you don’t half get to know the bits that...

Obama stirs new controversy

This article covers a shocking new pattern by our President-elect: In the first two weeks since the election, President-elect Barack Obama has broken with a tradition established over the past eight years through his...

Alice Walker writes to Barack Obama

Alice Walker is a favorite writer of mine. She’s written an open letter to Barack Obama. It is, just as you’d expect, eloquent and inspiring. You have no idea, really, of how profound this...