Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on February 20, 2015 |

Some days I hate to tell anyone that I am a journalist. The field of news reporting has changed so much since I worked at newspapers and magazines, I hardly recognize it at times. The latest fiasco is about Brian Williams, anchor for NBC News, and his “embellishing the facts” in some news reports. Public […]

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Monday Morning Musings

Posted by mcm0704 on June 17, 2013 |

So, Governor Good-Hair as we sometimes refer to our esteemed Texas governor, has done it again. Rick Perry recently vetoed two bipartisan ethics bills and rescinded state funding for the prosecutors unit that is investigating his cancer research fund.  In an article in The Dallas Morning News written by Christy Hoppe and Robert T Garrett […]

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Do Politicians Think We’re Stupid?

Posted by mcm0704 on August 25, 2010 |

Actually, I think they do. Consider all the mis-steps, lies, shady dealings, and other nefarious activities associated with those in the political arena. How can they keep doing all that and still try to convince the general public that they deserve our trust and respect? The latest bit of shady-dealing news concerns Texas House of […]

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