02/23/24 (All together now) “How dumb is he?” He’s so dumb that…

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Tommy Tuberville is dumb.

All together now: “How dumb is he?”

Tommy Tuberville is so dumb that he says he supports the Alabama Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children because, “That means more babies will be born. And we need more babies.”

No, Dunce. It means far fewer babies will be born.

OK, Trumpers. You got your “pro-life” Supreme Court.  But understand this. That is a huge political liability. It is a net loser by a wide margin. And that Alabama decision is one more reason why you are going to lose…yet again…in November.

Why did SCOTUS agree to review the New York appeals court’s unanimous and unambiguous ruling that presidents do not have complete criminal immunity? Wouldn’t that be obvious, both legally and logically? This is all a waste of time. Of course, the whole intent here was to waste time.

No, it didn’t provide the same thrill as the Apollo Program. But it was still satisfying to see our country put Odie down on the moon upright and in one piece. That’s really difficult, as a couple of other countries recently discovered. The South Pole landing site is particularly tricky.  But creating a manned base there could be our ticket to Mars and beyond.  That’s where the sub-surface water is, and that is key to life, logistics and propulsion.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Paul's Bio

I clearly have the attention span of your median fruit fly.Look! Airplane!

Sorry. I’m back.

It’s both a curse and a blessing. I’ve never bought this stuff about, “He who dies with the most toys wins.” But I do think that a wide range of life experiences helps us grow as people, and helps us better relate to other people. I’ve been fortunate. And I am beyond grateful.

I show up on time. I go like hell. I’m a good listener. I hold myself accountable. I own my mistakes. And I have a natural and an insatiable curiosity. I’m never afraid to say, “I don’t know,” when I don’t. But then I try to find out.

The flip side is I’m a lousy ballroom dancer and my clothes sometimes fit me funny.

Stuff matters to me. I care. But while I take that stuff seriously, I try hard to never take myself seriously. As a result, I have sometimes been told, “Paul, it’s hard to tell when you’re serious and when you’re just having some fun. Which is it? Serious or fun?”

My answer is “yes.” But I think that is a legitimate criticism. I promise I’m going to work on that.

This has been the quickest and strangest half-century I’ve ever experienced. During that period, I’ve been afforded amazing opportunities in news and sports journalism across all platforms. I have taught wonderful students at the high school and collegiate level. Always, I learned more from them than they did from me. I’ve been a high school administrator. I spent ten seasons as a high school varsity football coach. I’ve been an advertising executive. I’ve hosted nationally syndicated television entertainment shows. In maybe the biggest honor I ever received, I was selected by NASA to be “Chet The Astronaut” for the “Land The Shuttle” simulator at Space Center Houston. (All I can say there, is “Do as I say, not as I do.” I put that thing in the Everglades more often than not.) Most recently, I just wrapped up a decade as a television news director, during which time our teams distinguished themselves in holding the powerful accountable, achieving both critical and ratings success.

What does all that mean? It means I am profoundly grateful. It also means I’m ready for “next.” So here we are. Radically Rational. It’s an idea I woke up with in 2017. I scribbled “Radically Rational” on a piece of notebook paper and used a magnet to stick it on our refrigerator. I saw it every day, and it just would not leave me alone.

I am second in charge at Radically Rational, LLC. My wife, Jo (also known as BB), is the president. Clearly, I have failed in my attempt to sleep my way to the top of this organization.

I hope you will learn that I’m loyal as a Labrador. But I will admit that this doggie can bite every now and then. My promise to you? I will show up on time. I will go like hell. I will listen to you earnestly and attentively. I will hold myself accountable. I will never be the least bit hesitant to say, “I don’t know,” when I don’t.

But then I’ll try to find out. Let’s do it.