Blaska's Bring It!

with David Blaska

November 2016


Democrats’ problem: Their message IS getting through

Blaska’s Bring It! is now a sanctuary blogge. Here’s your free hug, my little cupcake. Now grow a spine!

Posted at 03:07 PM | Permalink | Comments: 32


Les Deplorables mugged the tenured smug, part deux

Trump’s victory is the “Triumph of the angry white guy,” The Capital Times scolds. Does anyone care why they’re angry? No, because they’re all racists, Paul Fanlund says.

Posted at 12:28 PM | Permalink | Comments: 17


Trump mugged the smug, part #1

Yes, the nation’s economic malaise may have helped Donald Trump. All those downsized blue-collar workers, the endangered coal miners of Ohio and Pennsylvania, and other forgottens confounded the pundits and pollsters. Take that, experts!

Posted at 03:58 PM | Permalink | Comments: 19


The mourning after: ‘This is on all white people — even if they didn’t vote for Trump’

On this, the mourning after the morning after, Your Compassionate Squire wishes to address his liberal-progressive-socialist acquaintances in language they can understand, the language of the 1960s.

Posted at 06:39 PM | Permalink | Comments: 17


Consider America pinched (if not goosed)

The experts were confounded one more time Election Day, Tuesday, in the biggest confoundation of them all. At least since Dewey defeats Truman.

Posted at 03:18 PM | Permalink | Comments: 18


Error message: Tuesday is election day

The white lab coats here at the Blaska Policy Werkes fired up Ol’ Sparky, our Eisenhower-era mainframe computer, outfitted with new piston rings.

Posted at 12:49 PM | Permalink | Comments: 15


Blowing the state’s revenue cap means Madison schools never have to say sorry

As the comedian Mike Myers would say, cheeky little monkeys aren’t they!

Posted at 11:54 AM | Permalink | Comments: 8

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About This Blog

Raised on a farm near Sun Prairie, David Blaska is a recovering liberal who spent 18 years in daily newspapers, including 12 at The Capital Times in Madison as a reporter and editor. He served Gov. Tommy Thompson as acting press secretary in 1998 and is a veteran and survivor of 19 years in state government. He served 12 years on the Dane County Board of Supervisors. From December 2007 to November 2011 he wrote the consistently popular "Blaska's Blog" for Isthmus online's "The Daily Page" until, he says, the intolerant liberals ran him off. He blogs from Madison.

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