Listening

My husband often reminds me that the best conversationalists say little. Rather, they ask questions and are engaged listeners. I wonder if active listening was part of what happened in the polls yesterday.

Obamacare, The Republican Diet and Comedy that Writes Itself

It’s no secret. I’m bugged about healthcare. Much like our elected officials I have no solution but I have grave concerns. I’m so concerned I’ve actually vlogged about it recently at Momversation and I’m pretty sure that at least one of you has faced bankruptcy due to medical bills. I didn’t really know how to introduce this video because with 2012 being an election year I worry about beating this very important horse to death. Then I remembered that we can talk about anything incessantly as long as it’s funny. …

Hey Obama: Thanks Dude, I’m Into You

From the White house: THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary _______________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release                                        June 20, 2009 Statement from the President on Iran The Iranian government must understand that the world is watching. We mourn each and every innocent life that is lost. We call on the Iranian government to stop all violent and unjust actions against its own people. The universal rights to assembly and free speech must be respected, and the United States stands with all who seek to exercise those rights. As I said in …