One Father For Dean
A Father and His Politics....

Tuesday, June 03, 2003

30 Thousand In Sight 

I've noticed that each milestone (5K, 10K, 20K, etc.) seems to provide an acceleration of Dean Meetup participants (almost 1K in the last 24 hours) - within the next few hours, it'll be over the top at 30 thousand...

Monday, June 02, 2003

The Shadow Knows 

The silver lining in the cloud surrounding our current economy could be that:

"The sort of affinity to governmental incentives and increased regulation that is usually painted as the reason why Democrats shouldn't be trusted with the economy is now precisely the thing that the economy may need....Environmental spending, infrastructure spending, increased aid to the least fortunate, education spending....All the things that are normally cut to ribbons in the name of 'responsibility' will be, instead, the salvation of the economy."

Thanks to the Shadow.

I Can't Wait 

Although my daughter isn't yet this age, I think it'll be much fun to hear what transpires among her friends when she is....Maybe Media Consolidation Bingo: name all the companies bought by the 3-5 remaining major media conglomerates since 2003?

This morning in the car prior to pre-K came her realization of "hundreds", as in "Papa, three hundred is three-zero-zero!" How long until she understands the concept of trillions?....