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McConnell is more than a grifter, more than a cynic, and more than a Tump sycophant. Worse — he's a destroyer of the Senate and an enabler of a would-be dictator. That is the space McConnell will occupy in history books.
Trump's pal Putin may still dream of helmeted Russian soldiers seizing our Capitol. But the czar wannabe is probably content to let MAGA mobs do his bidding.
The Millerites waited for the second coming of Christ. The QAnon faithful await the second coming of Donald Trump – even as he continues to fleece them.
Corporate stooges Cruz, Hawley, and Jordan remind me of an old Kentucky expression: "Put 'em in a barrel, roll it down a hill, and there'd be a liar on top every time it rolled over."
When I became eligible for my COVID vaccination, I wanted to find a place to get it soon and close. By using the KY web site, I got my shot sooner and closer than I expected. Here's my story.
This isn't a battle for the soul of the GOP. McConnell and the rest of the party leadership don’t want to lose the loons, they just want them to be quiet.
Will the GOP legislature finally outlaw the barbaric and widely-discredited practice of trying to change a person's sexual orientation? How about Christians across the state?
"If Wendell Ford is the patriarch of the Democratic Party in Kentucky, Hazel Demery is the matriarch."
I'm glad to have comments on my work, both pro and con. Comes with the territory. But, if you're going to comment, sign your name. Don't hide behind your keyboard.
The bust of Andrew Jackson is gone. It's been replaced by a bust of labor leader César Chávez. The symbolism is being matched by actions, too, by a new friend of labor in the White House.
The All-or-Nothing Caucus on the left has two mantras. Its first mantra is: Moderates will sell you out. Its second: Half a loaf is much worse than no loaf at all. We say, let's give Joe a chance.
Get it straight – COVID is real. I know, because I've survived it. So stop playing politics with your own health – and with everyone else's health too.