Entries by Jim Vicevich

Party Time

Great column from Kevin in the Hartford Courant. I have trouble just getting people to show up for my birthday … and I am not even charging them … and the food is free. But then again … 

Brave, smart and beautiful!

As you know, I know more than just a few women soldiers … my friend and Iraq War Veteran (and married) Melissa stands out … but there’s Jess too and others. Smart, brave and beautiful Well as Glenn Reynolds notes … Connecticut has no monopoly. Check out Miss Utah.

I am so with it.

“It’s like explaining the difference between a Buick and a BMW. Both get you from here to there, only the ride is generally smoother and more fun.” USA Today Since I will never own a real BMW (I prefer my Wrangler) … it’s nice to know I own the BMW of computers … USA Today’s […]

Iraq … just not worth the trouble anymore.

No … not that way. It seems the media doesn’t have much interest in “The Quagmire” anymore. “After the massive coverage that our setbacks in Iraq received from the mainstream media, one would expect that success would at least receive equal treatment. (No, actually, I didn’t, but bear with the rhetorical argument.)” Check out Captain’s Quarters.

The Bush Housing Bailout

“Can we just skip past the primaries and get on with an open-field general election so a new president can take over next month?” Couldn’t have said it better myself. Read Philip Klein.

What Are They Thinking?

The smoking police, the food police and now the Starbucks Wi-Fi police. Congress passed a piece of legislation that defies explanation. Be afraid …. be very afraid. “This is stupid, unworkable, and betrays a deep ignorance about how these things — especially wi-fi spots — actually work. Which makes it a fit product for this […]

Romney on Religion

Here’s video of the speech and the text as well at Powerline. Thanks to Scott Johnson for being on the show today. My Point on this is pretty simple. I find it amazing that a candidate has to give this speech in America today and wish he had not … but that’s done and over with. […]

I’m Just Wild About Harry …

Double ouch … this man is just despicable … “Meanwhile, Mr. Reid is poised to call another vote linking emergency war funds to a plan for a U.S. pullout from Iraq. The same measure failed in a vote lost month, as did 63 similar Iraq votes this year.” In the words of my friend John […]