Tis Pity He's a Writer

Richard Daybell – Novels, stories and short humor

Republican Madness

When the Republican presidential field hit sixteen (now seventeen), six (seven) of whom won’t be allowed by Fox to debate with the grownups on August 6, it created a Eureka! … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Politics As Unusual

By the time my brief escape from the April cruelty of Vermont has ended, three or more contenders will probably have declared their intention to run for the Republican Presidential … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · 6 Comments

January 2011 — The First Post

I published my first post four short years ago.  Since it’s applicable to the season, I’m trotting it out again. It’s My Party and I’ll Write What I Want To … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

While I Was Hibernating

Evidently the world did not stand still while I was hibernating during the past few weeks.  Pope Benedict announced his retirement, the first retiring pope since Gregory XII retired almost … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · 11 Comments

Another Republican’s Head Explodes

Welcome to the Todd Akin Hall Of Fame. You remember “legitimate rape” Akin. Not about to let some guy from Missouri show him up, the Hoosier Republican (Tea Party) candidate … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · 9 Comments

An Interview with the Last Undecided Voter

Q And who do you plan to vote for in the presidential election? A I haven’t decided. Q Do you know who’s running? A Of course, I know who’s running. … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · 17 Comments

And the 1% Shall Inherit the Earth

In the beginning, on the very first day of the Romney presidency, He tore asunder Obamacare, smiting it silly, keeping just the popular parts and banishing the unpopular parts to … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · 10 Comments