That could be. And the cold war mentality that talked of nuking the Commies dehumanized anyone that disagreed with us.
He voted for Sotomayor during the Supreme Court hearings, just because, he said, she’s qualified.
Off the top of my head I can think of 10 other countries that have lowered quality of life and are much, much worse than the US. We regularly give to them medical aid through the International Red Cross, Doctors Without Borders, UNICEF, and food aid through other organizations and agencies. I wonder where Ted gets his data.
OK. So, Al’s one of those along with Stiglich. I guess I’ll be bumping Al from my viewing list.
It’s a bit early for Leslie to become the senator and not the suck-up. After Dump has gotten more distant and Les has calmed down from his last campaign cycle, he’ll get down to business. He might even work across the aisle from time to time.
My HS experience was a bit later during the late 60’s, and in SC.
I wonder what the water level was when those Roman caves were dug. There are a number of sea covered patios, walkways, statues, and house foundations in the Mediterranean Sea indicating that long ago the Med was lower in sea level.
Of course, it’s easier to think like that when your team loses most of the time. I’ve coached and played on winning teams and losing ones and the former are always the most enjoyable.
Some schools have cut football programs as they are the most expensive to run, though their gate admission helps offset that. Soccer programs are very low in cost with the ref’s fee being the highest ongoing expense. As to whether competitive sport has any value I’d say yes it does and what’s more it’s fun. But, often the parents get into it a bit too much. Our HS league has even started disciplining the fans even to the point of ordering them to leave the stadium.
I seem to remember a biking accident by “W” and there was no mention of invoking the 25th Amendment.