About Milt Shook

A writer with 40 years in the political game (and let's face it, it is a game). I am a liberal because facts have a liberal bias, and I really like facts. If you like facts, you'll like this blog. If not, you'll have a hard time.

Collusion Among Friends?

A few days ago, a hacker that goes by the silly name “Guccifer” (and Guccifer2) released a bunch of documents it supposedly hacked from the DNC. Now, a lot of people made a big deal out of whether or not … Continue reading

Cutting it On Closed Primaries

Look, Bernie Sanders did better than I thought he would do. He did better than almost everyone thought he  would do, and I give him a lot of credit. That said, I’m a bit skeptical of the whole “revolution” thing, … Continue reading

GOP Right Boobs of the Week – Which One’s the Hole in the Ground? Edition

by @SueInRockville and Milt Shook This has been a banner week for the Trump-led Republican Party. The week started with a tragic loss, which created a virtual vortex in the Republican ideology because it forced them to confront three issues … Continue reading

Stop the Hostage Taking

Once again, whereas PUBs and the professional left could be experiencing the fruits of an enormous victory in this election season, they are once again trying to figure out a way to completely screw it up. At the center is … Continue reading

Obama Calls Out Stupid Trump

Once again, President Obama showed why he is a credit to the United States as President with his level-headed approach to policy on all levels, as well as his willingness to take on the idiots in the Republican Party, led … Continue reading

Congresscritters who take NRA Money are Accessories to Murder

by @SueinRockville, from her post at Daily Kos Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart”- Anne Frank As we begin to mourn the dead once again after another mass murder in America and with all the … Continue reading

It’s Not About Religion, It’s About Hate

Okay, it’s time to be honest here… In keeping with my basic philosophy, I never use the names of mass shooters, but that will work great in this case. For the sake of this article, let’s call him Biff. Biff was … Continue reading

America the Bloody

So, I wake up this morning to word of the “worst mass shooting in U.S. history,” at a night club in Orlando, Florida, where someone opened fire, killing 50 people and injuring more than 50 others. As far as I … Continue reading

Why Bernie Sanders Lost

Contrary to what many Bernie Stans think, I happen to like Bernie Sanders a lot. Back when I listened to a lot of progressive radio, I used to look forward to Brunch with Bernie on the Thom Hartmann Show and … Continue reading

GOP Right Boobs of the Week: Flip-Flop Edition

by @SueinRockville and @MiltShook For those who still aren’t convinced the GOP is brain-dead and on life support, you’re not paying close enough attention. The emergence of the 17-Klown Klown Kar at the end of last year was only the … Continue reading