Tag: Nashville

I Hope It Lasts

From the always thoughtful Maria Brewer. In the last two weeks, communities all over Tennessee have been rocked by a widespread, almost slow-motion disaster. Flood waters rising and falling have left their muddy trail, high water marks 10, 15, 20…

The Conversation Has Begun …

Liberal blogger day on the hill as explained by Betsy Philips. House Democrats briefed us on upcoming races, and whether they just have more folks they feel good about this year or have at least developed a strategy of seeming…

Morning Coffee – Fatigue Sets In

Several bloggers met with elected democrats in Leadership yesterday in a planned visit for the second year. It was just a few of us, invited up, to discuss new media, blogging and online communication. The conversation was obviously surrounding the…

Tide Loads Of Hope

There headed to Nashville from South Florida so it may be a day or so. If you follow their Twitter account, there was also some information on Dyersburg. The truck, they only have one, is also trying to partner with…

Now is Not the Time to Party

S-Town Mike has a commentary about the focus on commerce over the human tragedy in Nashville. The receding flood waters are going to give up more dead Middle Tennesseans in the next few days and weeks. Before we party we…

Nashville’s Homeless Are Forgotten

Jeff Woods reports that the homeless population and residents of Tent City in Nashville appear to be safe although it is still early. The recent flooding had Rep. Mike Turner worried. I am concerned,” says Mike Turner, a Nashville fire…