Wednesday, April 13, 2011

I guess this means I'm In...


It's your job to be the angry Democratic base, mkay?

"If we truly believe in a progressive vision of our society, we have an obligation to prove that we can afford our commitments... President Obama

DOG WHISTLE: EFFECTIVE

Listen below to ├╝berlib Howard Dean hanging in there with Barack:

Newspaper: Darlene Harris is Best Option


Two candidates from Spring Hill, two more from Brighton Heights. Adorable!

The Post-Gazette supported the mayor's proposal, but Mrs. Harris and a group of her colleagues nonetheless deserve commendation for their resourceful development of a suitable alternative, although it unfortunately now is stalled in a fresh standoff with Mr. Ravenstahl. (P-G, Edit Board)


Seems the writers are not worried about Parking Authority bond indentures being an issue, or our budget perhaps already having been wrung more than dry (UPDATE: and the resultant "capital budget crisis"), or the specter of our pension fund not having met its takeover-avoidance threshold upon further review in September. Yet if the administration resists budget implementation for these reasons or for any others, it will be rolling the political dice on how Pittsburgh responds to a more public dispute and a more visible mess of uncertainty.

"G" stands for never touch a gun.


A great episode of Horizons.

LINK.