Archive : Iowa

To the Iowa Democratic Party: Do Better

Hello, As a civic-minded Iowan, I have contacted my representatives at the state and federal level on multiple occasions. Apparently, […]

“…your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.”

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. -Emma Lazarus That quote, penned by Emma […]

Ernst’s Nostalgia Trip Shows us Why She was the Wrong Choice

In giving the GOP response to the State of the Union, freshman Senator from Iowa Joni Ernst gave a small speech […]

Looking Back at the 2014 Elections

OK folks, its been a week. I think I can marshal my thoughts now to explain why last Tuesday was […]

No Gov. Moustache (Branstad), we can’t wait.

So, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is being accused of some pretty serious stuff. And yet, he thinks that should wait […]

Camping Trip!

Just got back from 3 days of pack-in camping with my lovely wife and our stalwart pooch at Yellow River […]

Not Hoth

OK, so everyone is freaking out about it being “so cold, bitterly cold, deadly cold” here in Iowa. It’s not […]


I’ll add the other two “ho”s when I’m actually done with my Xmas prep. Think I have the Xmas shopping […]

Congratulations Jackass

Yes, you, Bob Vander Plaats.  Congratulations on setting a dangerous precedent.  Congratulations on politicizing our judiciary and making money control […]

Is it a basic freedom to punch stupid people?

Here in Iowa, the state supreme court threw out the law that marriage is only between a man and woman, […]