The recent celebrity of “Joe the Plumber” as poster boy for the American fantasy of the working man is dissolving under close scrutiny by the arguably biased media.
Shut up and drive
As I travel around the Reno area streets and highways, something occurred to me that I wasn’t aware of before.
Are two governors better than one in the White House?
The vice presidential debate was a good example of what a political debate should be. Sen. Joseph Biden represented the philosophy and goals of the Democrats, attacked Sen. John McCain and the Bush administration for their mistakes in the past and made good arguments for change in the future. He demonstrated patience for the moderator, respect for his challenger and emotion concerning his personal life experiences. Biden truly acted presidenti...
During an election year we expect to get the party line from the Republicans and the Democrats. Slanting views or selecting facts are common methods of stressing your point of view. But John McCain and Sarah Palin are now using the Joseph Goebbels Principles of Propaganda. For those who might not know, Goebbels was Adolph Hitler’s propaganda minister from 1933 until his suicide in 1945. Goebbels controlled all the media in Germany: television,...