Congratulations, and what a marvelous example of turning words and intentions into deeds. Best of luck!!!
But now what… his replacement was a former coal lobbyist…. probably still is… kinda like if somehow DT leaves and we get his VP — highly visible awfulness to even worse, with knowing how to slither under radars…
Agree completely, sir! Pulling back from the muck to observe the larger picture gives the refreshing perspective that, in the words of the immortal Austin Lounge Lizards, “We’ve Been Through Some Crappy Times Before.” This, too, shall pass…
And your influence is growing… Check out the 7/01 Tank McNamara strip…
The Onion is already reporting that Joe is already yelling at Michael in heaven….
The collective view in our current American mirror is indeed distressing.
I’m OK with bringing up his family members and recognizing how his actions have impacted them. That’s part of the rehabilitation process. There’s an instinct to tar innocents for the (in this case REAL) sins of the father. That’s not fair to them, unless they got him drunk then gave him the keys. This in no way minimizes the needless killing of an innocent victim, just that there are ripples that extend invisibly in many areas.
I live in Texas…. we gave you the worst and will continue to for the foreseeable future… But for one small moment, the governor said and did the right thing, decrying this inhumane activity. Soon, he and the rest will go back to lock-step obedience to 45, but at least one decency molecule was found.
This group would inevitably blame the parents for “deliberately putting their defenseless children at risk by violating our laws.”