Like everyone who has a modicum of sense, I’m praying for the people of Haiti.  Praying and helping them as best one can are the appropriate things to do right now.  Unfortunately, everyone does not possess common sense and here we have Rush Limbaugh claiming that Obama is using the crisis to shore up his … Continue reading

Is Michael Steele (African-American chair of RNC) a token placeholder?

The Republican party is struggling to remake itself after stinging losses in the last two election cycles.  The divisive southern strategy the party has used in national contests now sits in tatters in the aftermath of Obama’s changing of the electoral map.   The real challenge within the Republican party is the battle between  moderates and … Continue reading