Texas, My Texas
Well, my former home state of Texas did it again, with the Republicans choosing Ted Cruz, yet another Tea Party fruitcake, over David Dewhurst, the establishment-backed candidate, in the Senate primary (which means Cruz will almost certainly be going to Washington, given that Texas hasn’t elected a Democrat to statewide office in living memory). That the establishment is now represented by a...
Mitt in Poland
Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney made a speech in Poland today extolling the Polish economic system and the virtues of free enterprise and private industry which have made the Polish economy so robust. He failed to mention, of course, the very good Polish health care system, a government-run program in which all workers are required to participate, or the national pension system...
Following his Olympic gaffe in London, Romney is off to Israel, where he assured Prime Minister Netanyahu that if he wants to bomb Iran, it’s just fine with Mitt. The Republican presidential nominee is, of course, fishing for Jewish votes here in the United States, where supporting anything Israel does tends to go over well. As president, Obama has to steer a more careful course. There are...
Back in Business
Finally, edsteinink.com is up and running again, where you’ll find new cartoons and commentary to amuse and annoy you. Enjoy.
We had an unfortunate glitch last week with my website, which resulted in its being knocked offline. We’re changing hosts and placing the site on tumblr. Please bear with me as we create a new and better edsteinink to display my cartoons and blog entries.