Monthly Archives: August 2012

UnBama Forever

                                                            Wednesday Night Mike Huckabee: Waffle loving preacher man—Not Obama Condoleezza Rice: Rising star—Also not Obama (somehow not aligned with W. either?) Mitt Romney: Not Obama Paul Ryan: Really not Obama! Some of what Ryan left out and lied about: … Continue reading

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Message Cacophony

What the Hell does “We built it mean.” OK to be honest I know because I pay far too much attention to politics. But can that be said of that tiny sliver of independent voters or any others who have … Continue reading

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On The Road Again

Two forces of nature are bearing down on the State of Florida. You are no doubt aware of hurricane Isaac. Well, we’re thrilled that Jeremy Isaac Vest is also heading to Tampa leading the “How’s Your News?” team to cover … Continue reading

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I’m too sexy for my Burqa

“Legitimate rape” — Todd Akin “Forcible rape” –Todd Akin & Paul Ryan. Unless you don’t have a lick of sense you know that sex is the underlying theme in the attempt to redefine rape. The idea is that women, at … Continue reading

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Anything Further Father

The best medical advice I ever received was to see a Marx Brothers movie. I had a heart attack in 2004. When I was discharged the doctor gave me a good health checklist, reminding me that I had been “greasing … Continue reading

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The Tyranny of the Blank Page

Today we talk about writer’s block. I’m tempted to let that stand as the only line in this post, but it’s not really a funny subject. I’m writing this as much to put out a public reminder that I’ve been … Continue reading

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Remembering Jesse

    Our youngest son Jesse Aaron Vest would have been twenty-two years old today. He died this past February attending the University of San Francisco. Jesse was a special young man. He had a huge heart and as a … Continue reading

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Nowhere Man

Here it goes, I’m going to state the obvious. Mitt Romney is killing himself in the message war against President Obama. He may not be on short end all the way to Election Day but right now he’s nowhere close. … Continue reading

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Dusty Drinks Water

After more than a year you’d think I’d be used to retirement and I’d never think about it. Still there are times when suddenly I say to myself, “Oh yeah.” For one thing it’s been a bad year. Rotten year. … Continue reading

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