Well, those of us who are passionate Democrats are never going to hear the end of this Bernie Sanders thing and what a mistake it is to hang socialism on a hook in front of President Trump just so he can attack it. That’s what you will hear. I think it’s bullshit, mainly because the […]Read More Bernie's No Radical
The Nevada Democratic debate was troubling for an important reason that says a lot about us as a political nation: We have created a field of candidates whose most important asset is their capacity for shouting! Of What Value is that? I don’t know, but I do know that it makes it exceedingly hard to […]Read More Hear Me Shout!
I mean Not on the Democratic campaign trail. I mean at the U.S. Department of Justice, where William P. Barr either is or is NOT considering resigning because he has finally concluded he is working for a meddlesome, uncontrollable fool. I’ve seen more consistency and predictability among dating high schoolers. At least their motives are […]Read More Meanwhile, over there!
WELL, sooner to later it had to happen. Attorney General Barr now says President Trump’s ridiculous tweets are making impossible for him to do his job. Were I he (and I am not) I would just quit and stomp my feet as I left the building. Barr apparently has decided to drag this one out. […]Read More BARR FINDS LIMIT
Being a college professor was never an easy job if you took it seriously. You had to be frank with a lots of kids whose parents were spending money in hopes opportunity would come knocking when the degree was conferred. It does not, in most cases. I was a heroic professor and very highly rated […]Read More Stop pissing on Bernie!
Roger J. Stone Jr. has been slithering around Republican politics for a long time and it came as no surprise to folks who have followed the scene that he finally got his tail stuck in a trap that led to a long prison sentence. No matter the level, from city councils to state legislatures to […]Read More Kind of makes you sick, doesn't it?
I used to be so good at this when I was writing “overviews” for the newspaper. But that was, generally, a much quieter time with a news cycle that was about 16 hours long. Now its different. So updating on disasters is usually a minute by minute process. Here goes: It has been one of […]Read More Disaster Update!