Mike and Cynthia foreshadowed the state of the debate over debates in this fall’s gubernatorial race last week on WGME-Channel 13, the BDN’s media partners.
Cynthia: I “Spose” you might wonder why I think Susan Dench should be appointed to the University of Maine Board of Trustees? Mike: I love it when we can agree! Do tell. Cynthia: Well, I should say at the outset that I disagree with Dench about a lot of things. Especially her suggestion that feminism […]
He Said, She Said made its TV debut on WGME-Channel 13, the BDN’s media partners, on Sept. 18. Mike and Cynthia weighed in on Gov. Paul LePage’s education policies, especially his latest comment at the opening of the state’s first virtual charter school that his administration has “tried to embarrass the education system.”
Mike: Cynthia, the tradition is that people aren’t supposed to wear white after Labor Day. Does that apply to lab coats? Because I want to talk about science. Cynthia: My favorite lab coat is whitish-yellow and I wear it year round, thanks to our lovable dog, Marley. We could talk about why labs shed so […]
Cynthia: Mike, how long before we blame climate change or the war in the Middle East on Libby Mitchell? Mike: I don’t think anyone blames Libby as an individual for much of anything. Actually, I don’t believe anyone thinks about Libby at all nowadays. But I suppose a similar question can be asked: when is […]
Mike: Cynthia, the onslaught of television campaign ads has begun! Thankfully, at least some have been entertaining. Political columnist Don Roberts writes that Gov. Paul LePage won round 1, but I think Eliot Cutler’s debate spot is effective as well. What is your favorite thus far? Cynthia: I don’t have a direct answer for you, […]