Monday, August 13, 2007

Na Na Na Na, Hey Hey Hey, Goodbye!

Can I just say "Good riddance to bad rubbish?"

Not very PC or without bias, I'm afraid, but I have to admit to being quite pleased when I woke this morning to find that Karl Rove is leaving his post at the White House.

Surely I'm not the only person to feel this way?

What does this bode for the White House and for the President's agenda? The First Lady said Rove's role has been blown out of proportion, but do we really believe the President the author of all White House policies? Is the President a lame duck?

As I'm sure you've heard, Mitt Romney won the Iowa Straw Poll over the weekend, and Mike Huckabee took second place. None of the "big name" candidates even showed up. What do you think? Should the Senator and former mayor have traveled to Iowa and made a showing? How does this alter the future of the Republican race, or will it have much effect?

On a somewhat lighter note, the people of Cuba celebrated Fidel Castro's 81st birthday with fireworks and cheers--but without their fearless leader. I'm sure it tickles him pink (bad pun, I know) to think how he's outlived most of the people who tried to kill him.

What's the weather like in your neck of the woods? I'm considering moving north. These 100 degree days make me cranky (well, crankier than usual) and tired. If you're suffering the same weather, what are you doing to beat the heat?

Have a great evening, everyone!

11 comentarios:

tink said...

It's 60 degrees with a nice cool breeze, come visit me!

courtney01 said...

Mmm, that sounds terrific. I'd love to visit!

ivy said...

court! think NYC!!! it gets hot here though and we even get our tornados. Who knew!

I was hoping you'll blog about Mc Rove leaving. He will be missed. NOT!

Anonymous said...

Its terrific Rove resigned, but unfortunately the damage has already been done. Now only if his boss would resign!!!!!!!!!

Anonymous said...

Anderson was in Niger, doing a piece for 60 minutes!

Nadine said...

Well now that makes sense . . . didn't really thing Anderson would take a one week+ vacation . . . he went to Africa! LOL

Anonymous said...

Rove thinks he 's a big strong man picking on Hillary Clinton, I can't think of anything more pathetic.

Anonymous said...

As a west coaster, it is currently 81 degrees, at 7:53 PM. -Mason

Anonymous said...

Bill Maher said the other night on Larry King that even though Rove has resigned, he is definately not going away. Maher suspects that he will be digging up untruths on Hillary, Barack and the rest of the Democratic candidates.

Anonymous said...

Rove is an idiot. As for Castro maybe someone will poison his cake.

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