We’re almost set to wrap up this Democratic love-fest in Philadelphia

After Barack Obama’s emotional speech last night, Hillary Clinton formally accepts the Democratic nomination for President tonight at their convention in Philadelphia. Quite honestly, I’ve reached the point where I am sick of these conventions, and sick of hearing speeches from these party folks, all telling us why they are supporting so-and-so. I’m ready to get…

THE SHUTDOWN IS OVER!

The Senate and the Congress in the USA finally passed a deal bringing an end to the government shutdown and raising the debt ceiling, ending this whole political crisis that threatened to hurl the entire world economy right off the cliff. America’s smiling president Barack Obama finally signed the bill ending the crisis, as well…

SAD TIMES IN SHUT-DOWN D.C. AGAIN

Welcome back once again to all of you US government workers, all with nothing to do, who are tuning into this post today. Well, the US government has been shut down for a few days now and there seems to be no end in sight to this utter nonsense. In general nothing seems to be…

NEWS FROM NOWHERE WELCOMES OUR VIEWERS IN THE US GOVERNMENT

Welcome to News from Nowhere, our usual rundown of the news of the day. First of all, a big hello to President Barack Obama and the rest of you folks in the United States government, who no doubt are enjoying this blog and everyone else’s blogs, and Facebook and Twitter accounts too. Surely to God, though,…

NOW, A VERY FUNNY PRESIDENTIAL EDITION OF NEWS FROM NOWHERE

I have to say I am very happy that we seem to have come upon a SLOW NEWS WEEKEND, which is a nice change from this string of recent BAD news we’ve had. Last night was the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the annual night of fun for the Washington press corps and a chance to…

VERY INTERESTING POLITICAL NIGHT AHEAD BOTH IN NORTH CAROLINA, AND IN QUEBEC

It promises to be a very interesting night for political watchers both north and south of the 49th parallel tonight, as the Democrats take to their convention tonight in Charlotte, North Carolina to renominate President Barack Obama. Again, like last week at the GOP convention, Tuesday night promises to be “Ladies’ Night” as First Lady Michelle…