Posts Tagged “Obama”

Best of luck

by David on January 20, 2009

Stepping in the river twice

by David on December 24, 2008

You could not step twice into the same river; for other waters are ever flowing on to you Heraclitus of Ephesus, Fragment 41; Quoted by Plato in Cratylus Andrew Sullivan calls the passing year for Obama and reflects on the (…)

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The difference

by David on September 5, 2008

“What’s the difference between Sarah Palin and Barack Obama?” “One is a well turned-out, good-looking, and let’s be honest, pretty sexy piece of eye-candy. The other kills her own food.” Notice, though, that the joke relies on the comparison being (…)

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Sullivan’s End

by David on September 4, 2008

There has been some rash speculation about the cause of Andrew Sullivan’s recent blizzard of Daily Kos-style posts, including a suggestion of dementia – which, given Sullivan’s medical condition, is a possibility I suppose. Whatever. His latest: Did I just (…)

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Andrew Sullivan’s Moralising

by David on August 16, 2008

Some evangelicals tout Obama’s family values. The contrast with the once-philandering, adulterous divorcé running for the GOP goes unstated: Andrew Sullivan, Christianists For Obama Sullivan usually has little time for evangelicals interfering in politics, despite his own obsession with politics (…)

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