Obama is the Big Winner in the Debt-Ceiling Debate

    This isn’t Monday-morning quarterbacking. For one thing, it’s not football season yet. For another, the game wasn’t played on Sunday afternoon. It’s been going on for weeks, with twists and turns more reminiscent of comic opera than football. Even so, today’s media game has been all about deciding who got the better deal. Many of the partisans think they came up short, and are looking | Read More »

    Obama is the Big Winner in the Debt-Ceiling Debate

    This isn’t Monday-morning quarterbacking. For one thing, it’s not football season yet. For another, the game wasn’t played on Sunday afternoon. It’s been going on for weeks, with twists and turns more reminiscent of comic opera than football. Even so, today’s media game has been all about deciding who got the better deal. Many of the partisans think they came up short, and are looking | Read More »

    Rubicon, Cross Roads this November, a Decision for the USA.

    There is a Hwy 61 and Illinois Central RR crossroad, deep in the Delta. The tradition goes with this Cross Road, deep in the Delta, is that the Delta Musicians went to this place, seeking their fortune, via a deal with the Devil. Supposedly, at midnite either a long black limo or a long black train, arrived, carrying the Devil and his band.The Delta Musician | Read More »