My old university buddy Philip Frazer, a man of many parts , interviews Jim Hightower from Texas about some of the issues of US policy and politics. If you were in need of some insight and entertainment on these issues do yourself a favour and click here to watch the Youtube.
As we travelled around San Francisco and then on to NYC we met lots of old mates and relatives who found the goings on in the political circus beyond comprehension. The overwhelming feeling was that the rad-Republicans had over-reached and in so doing were dealing themselves out of the White House again and were more prepared to destroy the economy than do anything Obama put up. Sound familiar? Rabbit?