Gas Pains

Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.

Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.

Shooting Yourself In The Foot

Politics-Other, , Strange But True, The Big Fat Middle

Not literally - only figuratively.

This has nothing to do with deer camp or the careless handling of firearms - it has everything to do with Republican politics.

Seems the Republican National Committee is considering a Purity Test that candidates will be sworn to uphold under pain of forfeiting Party support.

As the GOP continues to careen out of control to the far right they're now trying to figure out how to finally excommunicate any remaining moderates and burn Ronald Reagan's big tent.

The New York Times has the complete manifesto here.


All across America the Big Fat Middle is scratching their heads over this latest stunt.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Page Tools