Some news outlet will point out how the failings of the state GOP parties in Florida, Michigan, and Texas are somehow bad news for Joe Biden, and not the brilliant opportunities they represent for Democrats. But not this site.
Author Archive for: Rayne
Blogger since 2002, political activist since 2003, geek since birth. Opinions informed by mixed-race, multi-ethnic, cis-female condition, further shaped by kind friends of all persuasions. Sci-tech frenemy, wannabe artist, decent cook, determined author, successful troublemaker. Mother of invention and two excessively smart-assed young adult kids. Attended School of Hard Knocks; Rather Unfortunate Smallish Private Business School in Midwest; Affordable Mid-State Community College w/evening classes. Self-employed at Tiny Consulting Business; previously at Large-ish Chemical Company with HQ in Midwest in multiple marginalizing corporate drone roles, and at Rather Big IT Service Provider as a project manager, preceded by a motley assortment of gigs before the gig economy was a thing. Blogging experience includes a personal blog at the original blogs.salon.com, managing editor for a state-based news site, and a stint at Firedoglake before landing here at emptywheel as technology’s less-virginal-but-still-accursed Cassandra.
Entries by Rayne
A stollen election. Get it? This is an open thread.
This is an open thread. Leave your comments about Henry Kissinger and war crimes here rather than pollute other threads.
In case of last minute Turkey Day kitchen emergencies, an open thread.
This is an open thread — talk about your Thanksgiving holiday preparations here.
Eleanor Rosalynn Carter, wife of former president Jimmy Carter, passed away today at age 96.
It’s the perfect weekend for binge watching streaming series or movies. What have you been watching that you’d recommend? What have you been watching that you think we should avoid? This is an open thread.
GOP continues its goat roping in lieu of governance. This is an open thread.
This last week was bad. We were swamped with dickheads, more so than usual, and some of them bigger dickheads than the usual fare. Who won the award for Massive Dickhead?
It’s going to be a rather busy Monday. Let’s get at it.