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Ol'Froth
Pittsburgh, PA
I know what Quatloos are.
Interests: Baseball, historic reenacting, wild mushroom hunting.
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I suppose we should be thankful that Republicans are incompetent and inept, otherwise, they could do real harm. House Republican leaders abruptly pulled a rewrite of the nation’s health-care system from consideration on Friday, a dramatic acknowledgment that they are so far unable to repeal the Affordable Care Act. “We... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Moderate republicans couldn't support the bill because it was too cruel. Teabagger republicans couldn't support the bill because it wasn't cruel enough. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
ANd yet, Charlie Pierce is still a better writer, on both politics and baseball than Will is.
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This may qualify as his laziest column ever. Its basically a synopsis of a fantasy novel that imagines what the US will look like if we don't follow guidelines laid out by The Heritage Foundation or Ayn Rand. He even writes "Atlas, shrugged" in his paper. I rate Will's column... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Is there anyone in Trump's orbit who doesn't have some sort of shadowy connection to the Russians? Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Jeff Sessions is a liar. At his Jan. 10 Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Sessions was asked by Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) what he would do if he learned of any evidence that anyone affiliated with the Trump campaign communicated with the Russian government in the course of the 2016 campaign.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
These are the assholes who terrorized a child's birthday party in Georgia. Listen to them blubber and whine as they're sent to the slammer! The woman crying, That's not me! That's not me!" Uh, yes, it WAS you. Yes, you DID make a mistake, and now, you will PAY. I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Yes, and it was lovely. Also, it being late February, the town and Battlefield were essentially deserted. The statue is of General Warren, who recognized the ROund Tops as the key to the Federal position, and rushed troops from the Fifth Corps up to the summit of Little Round Top just in time to repulse the Confederate attack.
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2017 on Where's Frothy? at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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I'm thinking he gets frustrated with it and resigns to "persue other interests."
Toggle Commented Feb 21, 2017 on I Have No Words at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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What a craven, gutless little coward. It was supposed to be a chance to “Join Representative Tim Murphy as he discusses his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act.” But Mr. Murphy. an Upper St. Clair Republican, canceled a workshop scheduled at Duquesne University’s student union at 2:30 p.m. this... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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The Frothling wanted meatloaf. That looked like a football. So Mrs. Froth and I helped her make one. While I wouldn't recommend trying to kick it through the goalposts, it was quite delicious. Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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The Frothling and Frothette are just fine with the classics! Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Indeed!
Toggle Commented Feb 17, 2017 on Sous Chef at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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This administration is totally inept. The presser was a disaster, Trump came off looking like a codger yelling at kids to get off his lawn. I really think there's a chance he won't last the year. Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
While I think its more important to resist Trump and the Republicans on their policy positions, it is becoming clearer and clearer day by day that Trump and the people he surrounds himself with are simply incompetent. Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Oh I agree with that. I'm just saying if Trump quits or is removed from office, Pence is unlikely to blow up the world because his ego was bruised.
Toggle Commented Feb 12, 2017 on I'm Simply Overwhelmed. at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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Managed to get the Frothling to help me cook tonight. Now if I can only figure out how to rotate the photo. Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
I'm trying to maintain a regular posting schedule, but every day for the last three weeks just brings multiple opportunities, and I simply cannot choose as the Trump administration lurches from one controversy to the next. This ship of fools simply has no idea how government works, how diplomacy works,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
It just keeps getting more and more ridiculous. CNN reported that Judge Neil Gorsuch of Colorado was already in Washington and that Judge Thomas Hardiman was on his way from Pittsburgh. There was no comment from the White House about why both men were needed in the capital, but social... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
I cannot think of a thing more counter-productive than killing an eight-year old US citizen. Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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This is what an immigrant ban looks like. Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2017 at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
Indeed. I worry about creating life forms for the sole purpose of organ cultivation/harvesting.
Toggle Commented Jan 28, 2017 on Is It A Pork Chop Or A Baby? at Froth Slosh B'Gosh
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