Monthly Archives: October 2019

‘Soviet-style impeachment’

Some off-the-cuff impressions from this morning’s (10-31-19) House of Representatives impeachment debate, written in real time. Two visual impressions. One of the Democrats spoke in front of a placard of Donald Trump with the words “Do Me a Favor” superimposed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Take the bus, Gus; Don’t need to discuss much

Progressive Dane runs this city The late, great satirical magazine National Lampoon published an issue with one or the classic covers of all time. An endearing dog — a beagle, we think — looks worriedly to the side at a … Continue reading

Posted in Madison city government, Satya Rhodes-Conway | Tagged , , | 24 Comments

Something is wrong with Madison police — they must be MONITORED!

Freedom Inc. et al wouldn’t be satisfied if police were all Zen Buddhists Seemingly sacrosanct: $130 million for bus rapid transit over several years; $3.5 million annually to operate Council meets 4:30 today on $40 wheel tax The social justice … Continue reading

Posted in Madison city government, Satya Rhodes-Conway | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Don’t tell Nancy P. but America is great!

Hooray for Trump’s retribution and if you don’t mind, America will take a victory lap If Pope Francis can ordain married priests in the Amazon perhaps he could make Kayla Mueller a saint, whether or not she was Catholic. The … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Southwest side neighborhood pleads for more police

‘City leaders are not hearing our voices’ Calls Satya’s rapid bus transit a ‘want’ not a need “Our neighbors’ priorities run strikingly counter to those embodied in the 2020 city budget you are currently working on.” — Orchard Ridge neighborhood association … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Madison city government, Satya Rhodes-Conway | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Indian summer is heating up here in Madison WI

“Key Democrats left in dark” Wouldn’t it be wonderful if Mainstream Madison showed up! But whom are we kidding? Progressive Dane, Freedom Inc., YG&B, Community Response Team, assorted socialists and anarchists will flood the zone at these major governmental meetings … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments