Those who miss my web presence should not assume this piece augurs any sort of imminent return on a regular basis; it merely is an indication that I cannot let a bunch of election returns go by without a little analysis.
An article in the Times this weekend literally caused me to wretch with nausea. Let me explain why.
But first, a little background.
APRIL 1, 2014
All those really excited about this raise their hands. http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/209872/we-have-a-budget/
Like Puxatony Phil in February, it’s once again time for me to come out of my lair and do a little punditry before going back into hiding.
MARCH 1, 2014:
I’d like to thank the current Czar of Russia for making my job here a lot easier by proving the point that any celebration of nationalism is inherently politically, which makes discussions of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade so much easier by shoveling off from the conversation a large layer of bovine-related excrement.
Another month, another Gateway.
PETE SEEGER (1997): Today I'll apologize for a number of things, such as thinking that Stalin was simply a 'hard-driver' and not a supremely cruel misleader.