ORGANIZATION MAN Archives

April 21, 2014

WHICH IS WHY WE ELECT EXECUTIVES, NOT LEGISLATORS:

Posted by orrinj at 7:34 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 28, 2014

ESPECIALLY WHEN THEY LACK CHARACTER:

Posted by orrinj at 5:38 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

October 23, 2013

A LEGISLATOR, NOT AN EXECUTIVE:

Posted by orrinj at 4:26 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 20, 2013

OUR REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT:

Posted by orrinj at 9:30 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 29, 2013

HE'S ALWAYS JUST WAITING TO BE LED:

Posted by orrinj at 3:56 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 2, 2013

FUNNY THING, WHEN YOU KICK THE CAN DOWN THE ROAD...:

Posted by orrinj at 7:39 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 1, 2013

ALL NEGOTIATIONS ARE OVER WHEN THEY BEGIN:

Posted by orrinj at 10:55 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 27, 2012

BECAUSE THERE'S FOOTBALL ON ALL WEEKEND?:

Posted by orrinj at 8:59 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 23, 2012

HIS FEAR OF BEING PERCEIVED AS BLACK...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:18 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 19, 2012

WHICH IS TO FLATTER OURSELVES:

Posted by orrinj at 9:40 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 18, 2012

THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE:

Posted by orrinj at 2:21 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 25, 2012

THE CLOTHES HAVE NO EMPEROR:

Posted by orrinj at 9:13 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

June 16, 2012

IT WAS ABANDONING DEMOCRATIZATION, IN FAVOR OF THE LEAGUE...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:46 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

March 18, 2012

TOO MUCH A CREATURE OF THE INSTITUTIONS TO MAKE REAL CHANGES:

Posted by orrinj at 9:45 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 25, 2012

HE'S GHWB, NOT W:

Posted by orrinj at 6:28 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

March 10, 2011

PRESENT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:26 PM

March 7, 2011

THE DEPTH OF A SHOT GLASS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:25 AM

January 2, 2011

THE SHORT RUN IS THE SELF...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:12 AM

December 23, 2010

BUT NOT TOO TRIVIAL FOR LEFT AND RIGHT TO OBSESS OVER!:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:48 PM

WE ARE ALL CONSERVATIVES NOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:15 PM

December 22, 2010

WAS HE CARRYING THE REAGAN BIO?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:31 AM

December 19, 2010

THE UPSIDE FOR THE UR...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:22 AM

December 18, 2010

WE ARE ALL SUPPLY SIDERS NOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:41 AM

THE O'GIPPER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:50 AM

December 15, 2010

THAT WOULD BE A FIFTH CLINTON TERM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:01 AM

December 9, 2010

BARACK OBAMA WENT TO WASHINGTON AND ALL I GOT WAS THIS T-SHIRT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:06 PM

December 7, 2010

IF YOU TAKE AWAY THE SANCTIMONY WHAT DO THEY HAVE LEFT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:47 PM

WE'RE GONNA NEED A DEEPER CAVE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:49 PM

IF YOU WANTED A LEADER YOU'D HAVE VOTED FOR AN EXECUTIVE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:45 AM

December 6, 2010

SPELUNKER IN CHIEF:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:29 AM

December 4, 2010

THE TAKING OF UNICORN, ONE, TWO, THREE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:47 PM

December 1, 2010

PUTTING THE "O" IN ORIGAMI:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:55 PM

November 29, 2010

A STRANGE SORT OF SOCIALIST:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:27 PM

November 23, 2010

A CAPTIVE OF THE BUREAUCRACY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:45 AM

November 20, 2010

DOES ANYONE ANYWHERE THINK THE UR HAS EVER USED A CHAINSAW?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:11 AM

NO ONE WOULD MIND THAT HE'S AN AUTOMATON...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:58 AM

November 17, 2010

SOMETIMES NOTHIN' IS A REAL COOL HAND:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:06 AM

November 14, 2010

WAITING TO BE LED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:30 AM

November 8, 2010

THE UR IN A NUTSHELL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:10 AM

November 5, 2010

THE UR CAN STILL BE TRANSFOMATIVE IF HE GOES TO SCHOOL ON NICK CLEGG:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:19 AM

JUST WAITING TO BE TOLD WHAT TO DO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:18 AM

November 4, 2010

RIGHT FACTS, WRONG CONCLUSION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:02 AM

November 3, 2010

BETTER NOT TO HAVE SPOKEN AT ALL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:01 PM

October 31, 2010

EXCEPT THAT HE'S NEVER TRIED IT BEFORE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:10 AM

HE'LL DO WHAT HE'S TOLD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:37 AM

October 29, 2010

THE COUCH RIDER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:13 PM

NO FOOTPRINTS IN THE SAND:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:28 AM

October 26, 2010

FORGET HISTORY...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:48 AM

THE UR'S GIFT TO CORPORATE AMERICA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:35 AM

October 13, 2010

A CORPORATIONIST, NOT A SOCIALIST:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:15 AM

September 10, 2010

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:53 AM

August 22, 2010

ON TO THE NEXT LINE OF HIS RESUME:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:35 AM

July 16, 2010

IT MIGHT BE USEFUL TO ANALYZE THIS ONE THROUGH THE LENS POLITICO PROVIDED YESTERDAY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:30 AM

May 24, 2010

THE DO-NOTHING PRESIDENCY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:02 AM

May 22, 2010

WHO WAS IT WHO SAID...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:17 AM

May 19, 2010

BORK IN DRAG:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:08 AM

May 18, 2010

IT'S A 60-40 COUNTRY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:24 PM

May 17, 2010

TAMP 'EM UP SOLID:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:32 AM

May 16, 2010

SHE'S A CLASSIC NEOCON:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:25 AM

May 14, 2010

WHIZZER KAGAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:17 PM

STINKIN' RINO'S:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:33 PM

May 13, 2010

BELTWAYITIS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:35 AM

May 10, 2010

THE ORGANIZATION MAN PICKS THE ORGANIZATION WOMAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:29 PM

May 8, 2010

ARE YOU MY DADDY?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:37 PM

May 7, 2010

AND FURTHER RIGHT...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:31 PM

April 25, 2010

WHAN THAT APRILLE WITH HIS SHOURES SOOTE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:59 PM

April 24, 2010

KNOWN KNOWNS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:38 PM

April 23, 2010

IF ONLY DICK MORRIS WERE ADVISING HIM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:25 PM

BETTER HOPE HE PICKS AN ALITO INSTEAD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:45 AM

April 19, 2010

THE LEADERLESS LEFT OF THE COURT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:50 AM

April 18, 2010

THE REACTIONARY LEFT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:10 AM

April 17, 2010

SHE DID GO TO THE RIGHT SCHOOLS AFTER ALL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:08 PM

April 12, 2010

HE'LL HAVE MOVED THE COURT FURTHER RIGHT THAN REAGAN OR BUSH I DID:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:33 AM

April 11, 2010

IF YOU DON'T SHOVE THE BIG STUFF HOW DO YOU NUDGE THE LITTLE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:13 PM

April 5, 2010

...AND FURTHER RIGHT...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:54 PM

April 1, 2010

THE REPUBLICAN-NESS OF THE THING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:49 AM

March 26, 2010

THERE'D HAVE TO BE A STRONG TEMPTATION...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:30 AM

January 26, 2010

THE GENIUS OF THE STUPID:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:07 PM

January 24, 2010

THE CLINTON LEGISLATIVE LEGACY BOILS DOWN TO JUST TWO THINGS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:02 AM

January 18, 2010

HE WAS THE CHANGE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:40 AM

January 9, 2010

HOW ELSE EXPLAIN ATTENDING THE REVEREND WRIGHT'S CHURCH?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:35 PM

December 26, 2009

THE ARCHETYPAL ORGANIZATION MAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:45 PM

December 23, 2009

PUNK'D PROGRESSIVES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:28 PM

THE TRIUMP OF HOPEY OVER CHANGEY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:45 AM

October 29, 2009

IF YOU COULD HEAR A MAN'S SOUL WITH A STETHOSCOPE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:49 AM

October 23, 2009

BLAG MAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:57 AM

October 10, 2009

LITTLE ORPHAN BARRY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:54 AM

October 3, 2009

IF THERE'S ONE THING HE DOESN'T WANT TO HAVE TO DEFEND IN 2012...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:16 AM

October 2, 2009

SCARED OF WHAT THE INK BLOT MEANS...;

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:04 AM

September 17, 2009

READ YOUR MICHELIN GUIDE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:20 AM

September 16, 2009

AN ORIGINALIST THE RIGHT CAN HATE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:54 PM

September 12, 2009

RIP VAN STIER?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:15 AM

September 11, 2009

JELL-O ISN'T THAT EASY TO PIN DOWN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:06 AM

September 9, 2009

ONCE THEY DITCHED THE HELP THE PRESIDENT LESSON PLAN...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:29 AM

August 25, 2009

DID HE FLY COMMERCIAL...?

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:41 AM

August 17, 2009

there has to be some language in which obama even means "status quo":

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:57 PM

August 14, 2009

THE POINT WAS TO BECOME, NOT TO BE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:28 AM

August 11, 2009

IF HE UNDERSTOOD ECONOMICS..:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:55 AM

August 10, 2009

IF ONLY HE WERE A RADICAL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:17 AM

August 4, 2009

HE JUST NEEDS THE PROGRAM UPDATE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:24 AM

July 16, 2009

DOING ROMAN HRUSKA PROUD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:11 AM

RIGHT NOTES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:44 AM

July 15, 2009

ALITO IN A SKIRT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:30 AM

June 25, 2009

A MORE CONSISTENT APPLICATION OF THE PENALTY ANSWERS THE COMPLAINT OF INEQUALITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:06 AM

June 18, 2009

MOVEON.GOP:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:10 PM

June 1, 2009

JIM WATT SMILED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:19 AM

REBUILDING NEW ORLEANS INSTEAD OF RETHINKING IT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:28 AM

May 29, 2009

AMERICANS CAN'T BE PRAGMATISTS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:10 AM

May 27, 2009

I ADMIT I BELIEVED HIM THIS ONCE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:53 AM

May 26, 2009

AN EASY RIDE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:37 PM

SO THE CHAMBER'LL BE HAPPY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:22 PM

May 25, 2009

BEST CHOICE, EASIEST CONFIRMATION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:16 PM

SUPERFUDGE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:32 AM

ANOTHER ARGUMENT IN MS KAGAN'S FAVOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:12 AM

May 21, 2009

MAKING MS KAGAN EVEN MORE LIKELY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:02 PM

May 20, 2009

SHE'D GIVE THE UR ONE MORE HOMERUN THAN BIG PAPI THIS YEAR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:23 AM

May 18, 2009

DEMOCRATS VS THE MILITARY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:36 AM

May 16, 2009

THAT'S A SIZE 8 HAT, THANKS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:36 AM

May 10, 2009

THE ADVANTAGE OF COLLEGIALITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:17 AM

May 8, 2009

OF COURSE, THE UR IS ONE OF THOSE DISORGANIZED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:59 PM

HE NEEDS HIS OWN MIERS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:20 AM

May 6, 2009

NOT EVEN A HARD MATH PROBLEM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:43 AM

May 4, 2009

HIS ENTIRE CAREER SUGGESTS ONE THING ABOUT HIS CHOICE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:45 AM

May 2, 2009

LOOKING LIKE IT WILL BE DEANNA TROI:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:59 AM

April 26, 2009

THE THEATER IS THE POINT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:30 AM

April 25, 2009

BOY TOY IN CHIEF:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:50 AM

April 20, 2009

IT'S NOT A PHILOSOPHY, IT'S A CONFORMITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:24 AM

April 14, 2009

JUST TELL HIM THE DEFINITION AND HE'LL FIT IT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:58 AM

April 6, 2009

THE ORGANIZATION MAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:04 AM

April 4, 2009

HOW CAN FOLKS NOT REVEL IN THE IRONY...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:38 AM

April 3, 2009

FROM THE CONSERVATIVE PERSPECTIVE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:01 AM

March 18, 2009

STRIP AWAY THE MYTHS AND HE'S GERRY FORD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:34 AM

March 17, 2009

AN OBVIOUS TIPPING POINT...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:32 AM

March 9, 2009

HE'S NOT ENOUGH OF A BOAT ROCKER TO DO SO...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:24 AM

March 7, 2009

DON'T ROCK THE BOAT, BABY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:25 AM

March 6, 2009

HOW COME THE FOLKS WHO ARE SO MUCH BRIGHTER THAN THE REST OF US...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:10 AM

March 1, 2009

IT'S WHO THEY ARE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:53 AM

February 27, 2009

AN AWFULLY MODERATE RADICAL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:17 AM

February 17, 2009

IT'S TOO DANGEROUS TO ALLOW HIM OFF SCRIPT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:59 AM

February 8, 2009

ORGANIZATION MEN ARE CLIMBERS, NOT REFORMERS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:04 AM

February 7, 2009

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:15 AM

February 4, 2009

IT'S A MARK OF JUST HOW LITTLE THE UR UNDERSTANDS HIS NEW JOB...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:05 AM

February 3, 2009

GIVEN THAT THEY WERE DEFENDING THE DASCHLE PICK AS LATE AS THIS MORNING...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:21 PM

January 25, 2009

THE BELONGERS VS THE BOMBERS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:42 AM

January 24, 2009

THUS THE UNICORN RIDER'S...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:42 AM

A DAY LATE MAY BE BETTER THAN NEVER...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:14 AM

January 21, 2009

BUT THERE IS NO WE IN "I":

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:49 PM

BECAUSE THEY DID SUCH A GOOD JOB LAST TIME THEY WERE IN CHARGE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:23 AM