• Contact Us

  • Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire: Ultimate Fan Guide

    Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire: The Ultimate Fan Guide [Kindle] $0.99.

    Kobo Inc.
    Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire:  Ultimate Fan Guide

    Georgiana is the subject of the movie "The Duchess" (currently on Netflix) and a relative of the young Prince and Princess of Cambridge. Get the Ultimate Fan Guide -- with plot points, history, and what happened to the historical characters -- for only 99 cents!

  • Green Party Peace Sign Bumper Sticker

    Green Party Peace Sign Bumper Sticker
    The Green Party has continually opposed entry into war and has consistently called for the immediate return of our troops, in stark contrast to the Democratic and Republican parties.
    Today we march, tomorrow we vote Green Party.

  • Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened?

    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? ebook cover


    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook

    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook on Amazon

    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook

    Reflections on Occupy Wall Street, with photos, fun, and good wishes for the future. eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? (Only $.99 !) In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.The collection of essays and blog posts records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present.  Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder were early supporters of Occupy, using their internet platforms to communicate the changes being created by the American Autumn.

    The eBook is currently available on Amazon for Kindle;  Barnes & Noble Nook ; Smashwords independent eBook seller; and a Kobo for 99 cents and anyone can read it using their Kindle/Nook Reader, smart phone, or computer.

Republican Bean Counter Strategy

During a phone conversation with a friend, it dawned on us.

The Republicans don’t care how they get votes. Many citizens don’t care about politics enough to study a subject or apply political judgment. So, you never know what formula the Republican political machine will apply to winning over undecided voters. Maybe they realized, that to win the most votes, all it would take would be a little bit of flattery.

Could it be? Maybe? That the Republicans have studied voting behavior and census records, and determined that they could win, if only they could appeal to every voter in America whose name is “Joe”?

First, it was Sarah Palin, walking to the middle of the debate stage and saying to Biden, “Do you mind if I call you Joe?” What a friendly statement accidentally heard over the microphone. (Or, was it an accident?) Later in the debate, she used the teasing phrase “Say it ain’t so, Joe”. It was a critique. Though, you know what, that seems less an attack than an exchange heard among friends. It is a kind of a jovial audio track to lay down. Especially if your name is Joe.

Then, there is Palin’s “Joe Six Pack.” Now, McCain has “Joe the Plumber.” This cannot be a coincidence.

I think that the Obama campaign managers need to get on top of this. Forget the wars. Forget single-payer healthcare. The battleground this time may not be Ohio, Florida, or any other swing state where the Republicans hold sway over the Board of Elections. In 2008, it is all about Joe. Go get him.

Meanwhile, in another corner of the blogosphere, Green Party members, Libertarians, and other people devoted to politics that matters will be discussing issues and proposing policies to save our country.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.