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An Open Letter to Real Republicans about Bigoted Idiots in the GOP

Michael Bryan

In my view, the proposition that the GOP is riddled with bigoted idiots in leadership positions – not to mention those all-important followership positions – hardly requires more proof that reading the paper or watching TV news while having enough neuronal activity to sustain life functions. But I understand that there are some conservatives of … Read more

A Dose of Iraqi Reality

Michael Bryan

A great short documentary (about 8 minutes) from the Guardian Unlimited about the daily challenges faced by our troops in working with Iraqi security forces. Quite a reality check for the "stand down when Iraqis stand up" crowd. Newsflash: the Iraqi security forces start shooting at us as soon as they stand up. Discover more … Read more

Rumorbloggering Renzi

Michael Bryan

I hate Dick Renzi. He’s a scumbag who embodies everything that is wrong with our Congress and this country’s politics. He doesn’t deserve a single vote. He deserves to be locked up and have his ill-gotten worldly wealth and power stripped from him publicly and humiliatingly. I wish it were true that a federal grand … Read more

Seven Days at Minimum Wage

Michael Bryan

See what it’s like to live at minimum wage (if you don’t do it yourself already): Seven Days at Minimum Wage. Acorn is doing an innovative vlog to promote raising the minimum wage featuring 7 people over the next 7 days struggling to get by on $5.15 an hour. In Arizona, we have the opportunity … Read more

Arizonan Sandra Hohmann on AOL’s The Stump

Michael Bryan

Link: AOL Elections Blog – The Stump. Arizonan Sandra Hohmann is covering Arizona’s politics for AOL’s new political megablog, The Stump. Drop by and leave a comment from a hommie. Discover more from Blog for Arizona Subscribe to get the latest posts sent to your email. Type your email… Subscribe

Guest Commentary by Karl Reiner: The Economics of Mexican Immigration

Michael Bryan

Karl Reiner is a friend of this site and an active voice for a fact-based approach to the issue of immigration from Mexico, recently gave the following speech to the American Association of University Women in Green Valley. His remarks are reproduced here by permission. BlogForArizona published an exclusive essay by Karl in April of … Read more

ACSBlog: The Blog of the American Constitution Society: Guest Blogger Geoffrey Stone: Liberal Values

Michael Bryan

Link: ACSBlog: The Blog of the American Constitution Society: Guest Blogger Geoffrey Stone: Liberal Values. Excellent basis for a discussion of what Liberals stand for now. Geoffrey R. Stone, the Harry Kalven, Jr. Distinguished Service Professor of Law at the University of Chicago is the author of Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime from the … Read more

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