Waiting for the semi-dark trying to be a bit positive with The Hanging’s Shad’s “Apropos of Nothing.” 1. Sunny day, sweeping the clouds away. Am I a bad person if I didn’t have some sort of life-changing experience during the eclipse? Sorry, but a partly cloudy day does the same damn thing. 2. Just. Go. […]
Category: General News
All the news and chat worth arguing about…or discussing like true Americans in a democracy.
What has violence ever accomplished? What has it ever created? No martyr’s cause has ever been stilled by an assassin’s bullet. No wrongs have ever been righted by riots and civil disorders…[A]n uncontrolled or uncontrollable mob is only the voice of madness, not the voice of the people.—Robert F. Kennedy They have two hours to […]
“Replied the Scorpion, ‘it’s my nature…’” As the nation picks its collective jaw off the floor, the natural question is, “What now?” The answer is, it’s time for Republicans to not only denounce racism, white supremacists, neo-Nazis and their violence, they must finally, fully, abandon ship. So too, must every decent American who didn’t want […]
What’s worse for the country than an unstable Donald Trump? A calculating Mike Pence. The vice president and his people worked themselves into a lather over a New York Times article that suggested (based on suggestable evidence) that Pence is putting himself into position to move into the Oval Office should Trump finally succumb to […]
You’re forgiven if you didn’t notice the attempt by Democratic leader in the US House and Senate to find a message beyond “Trump is a disaster.” The president’s constant, non-stop and superlative defying moves overshadow everything. But it’s not just the oxygen-sucking flow of Trump nonsense that caused the Dems’ “Better Deal” to fall flat. […]