02 02 2020 Palindrome Day

A friend from college had a saying I adopted: “Wow. Say it backwards. Wow.” Sunday February 2 is a day that is a day it backwards. And forwards. All the same. 02/02/2020 — the same forwards as it is backwards. The last Palindrome Date was 11/11/1111, or 900 years ago.

California Primary: How many DNC Dem Delegates in LA County?

California Primary: How many DNC Dem Delegates in LA County?

Los Angeles County begins voting early in February and awards more delegates than the first two primary states. The LA County Primary is a well-kept secret. We have lots of influence for picking the Democratic Nominee but it’s not a topic of general knowledge. I agree with what Julián Castro says about which parts of […]

California Primary: Vote-By-Mail Registered Nonpartisans need to request a party ballot

California Primary: Vote-By-Mail Registered Nonpartisans need to request a party ballot

Five Things you need to know if you are a California Voter, according to this LA Times story. Over 15 million California voters will receive VBM — Vote By Mail —ballots. Roughly 30% of CA voters are registered nonpartisan. NPP voters need to request a party ballot. Easy to do at the polls, a little […]

2020 Primary in California starts earlier than you think!

2020 Primary in California starts earlier than you think!

Almost a year ago, Paul Mitchell at The Capitol Weekly wrote about California’s role in the 2020 presidential primary. On Feb.3, 2020, … approximately 200,000 voters in Iowa will participate in a Democratic caucus and, simultaneously, California counties will mail out to voters over 16 million ballots, 75% of whom will be eligible to vote […]

First Sunset of 2020

Serious Cloudage on 1-1-2020. For the first post of the day to be looking in the direction of the setting sun is on-brand for doing that hindsight thing in 2020.

2020 jokes

2020 jokes

On twitter, there are many jokes about 2020 Hindsight. @ItsSamG asked, “Wait, has anyone done a 2020 hindsight joke yet?” @GordonGillies replied, “I did tell my niece she wouldn’t need glasses next year because she’ll be seeing 2020, lol. I know, Dad joke.” Dudes, dudes. I was SO there, a long time ago. My reply: […]