I started posting on HowieinSeattle in 11/04, following progressive American politics in the spirit of Howard Dean's effort to "Take Our Country Back." I decided to follow my heart and posted on seattleforbarackobama from 2/07 to 11/08.--"Howie Martin is the Abe Linkin' of progressive Seattle."--Michael Hood.
Sunday, July 31, 2011
(Updated) NY Times: "This Old Republican" (cartoon)
UPDATE: Or to put the situation more succinctly, the headline and picture this morning @ The Huffington Post:
'IT'S ALL CUTS'---"Deal Would Slash Trillions, Create Super Congress.. No Unemployment Benefits Extension.. Paul Krugman: The President Surrenders"