Old new lefty's Blog – November 2012 Archive (3)

Watching Gone With The Wind in Spanish


I had no idea that I'd be residing in such luxurious digs.  Ordinarily we bunk with relatives, but #1 Son found a new girl friend and she has takes care of assorted Los Angelnos who have their second homes here.  I'm in a two story modern house on a steep hill overlooking the Pacific Ocean that fairly reeks of good upper middle class taste.  If the President were to visit the Central Coast, he'd probably have to stay in Hearst Castle.  But this is the kind of house…


Added by old new lefty on November 27, 2012 at 6:13pm — 3 Comments

This is how the revolution will start.

2011 was a bleak year for the left all over America. The Tea Party had placed 60 members of Congress, and Citizens United was the law of the land.  The power of big money was seen everywhere and liberals and lefties of all varieties were like fish flopping on a deck.

Tip O'Neill once said that all politics is local, and Ecotopia was reeling under its own conservative juggernaut. The lcoal 1% had a deep and profound hatred of the Ecotopia County Commissioners.  After all, this…


Added by old new lefty on November 12, 2012 at 1:55pm — 3 Comments


Sometimes a guy just can't help himself.  I was up until 3:30 AM after the election because I was so jazzed up.  It didn't mean anything that I voted for Jill Stein in a very blue state.  Obama's victory is incontestable. He got over 300 electoral votes even without Florida, and he's well ahead in the popular vote.  By any standard this is a clean victory.  What's more -- the Republicans did every possible thing they could think of to screw the pooch in this election and they…


Added by old new lefty on November 7, 2012 at 11:06pm — 2 Comments


Greeting of the Day

Posted by Ron Powell on June 16, 2019 at 10:08am 0 Comments

Go Big or Go Home

Posted by Ron Powell on June 16, 2019 at 9:30am 2 Comments

Waiting And Seeing

Posted by Robert B. James on June 16, 2019 at 7:29am 1 Comment

Leaving the Purple House

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 15, 2019 at 9:30pm 2 Comments

As Luck Would Have It

Posted by Robert B. James on June 15, 2019 at 3:04pm 3 Comments

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